Deputy Manager

Job Role (s):
Deputy Manager, Leadership / Management
£25,000 to £26,000 Per Annum
Excellent benefits
Contract Type:

We are recruiting for an experienced level 3 Room Based Deputy Manager to join a lovely nursery in based in Hackney, East London. Candidates will need to have excellent communication and team building skills.

Person Specification:

NNEB, Cache or NVQ level 3 Childcare qualification

Experience of working with babies and toddlers

Basic Food Hygiene Certificate (Desirable)

Paediatric First Aid (Desirable)

Some of the responsibilities for the Deputy Manager will include:

  • Working closely with nursery manager and providing a safe secure environment where children can learn and grow
  • Providing cover for the nursery manager in times of absence
  • Supporting and directing staff in the baby room
  • Observing children and managing their learning and development records
  • Compliance with EYFS and planning exciting age appropriate activities both indoors and outdoors
  • Key worker responsibilities to recording children’s development
  • Working in partnership with parents and key interfacing groups
  • Working to nursery policy and procedures in relation to Safeguarding, Health & Safety
  • Attending parent’s evenings and supporting open days
  • Attending staff meetings and training as required
  • Working 40 hours per week


Excellent benefits in include training, uniform, and further career progression.

Due to the nature of this job, candidates will be subject to UK eligibility checks together with Enhance Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks

For immediate interview please email Staff Match your up to date CV or call 0333 323 3983