Deputy Manager

Job Role (s):
Deputy Manager, Leadership / Management
£22,000 to £24,000 Per Annum
Excellent benefits
Contract Type:

Are you looking for a new role as a Deputy Manager? We have an excellent opportunity for a dedicated individual to join a lovely nursery in Wanstead, North-east London. Call us now for immediate interview.

Person Specification:

NVQ level 3 Childcare or equivalent

Experience of motivating teams and developing practice

Minimum 2 years’ experience in a similar role

Montessori Diploma (Desirable)

Basic Food Hygiene Certificate (Desirable)

Paediatric First Aid (Desirable)

Some of the responsibilities of the Deputy Manager will include:

  • Working closely with the Nursey Manager and providing cover for this role as required
  • Ensuring staff effectively implement Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) curriculum in daily practiceLeading by example and being an Montessori advocate and ambassador  
  • Ensuring children are supported in a safe nurturing environment and  offered age appropriate activities
  • Manage staff supervisions, meetings and training
  • Support the development of good practice with regard to special needs and inclusion
  • Ensure that staff understand and adhere to all nursery policy and procedures
  • Assisting the Nursery Manager with the recruitment induction of all new staff
  • Par-taking in nursery show arounds, parents evenings, open days
  • Building positive relationships with parents and key interfacing groups
  • Attending staff meetings and training as required


Training and 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