Deputy Manager

Job Role (s):
Deputy Manager, Leadership / Management
£21,000 to £22,000 Per Annum
Excellent benefits
Contract Type:

Staff Match are recruiting for an experienced Deputy Manager to join a friendly nursery group in Kenton, Harrow. The ideal candidate must have a real passion for early years, team building as well as excellent knowledge of the EYFS curriculum.  

Person Specification:

NNEB, Cache, or NVQ level 3 Childcare qualification or BA Hons Early Childhood Degree

Experience of leading and motivating teams

Knowledge of EYFS Curriculum

Basic Food Hygiene Certificate (Desirable)

Paediatric First Aid (Desirable)

Some of the Deputy Manager responsibilities will Include:

Work closely with Nursery Manger and provide cover in times of absence
To ensure all staff understand and comply with all nursery policy and procedures
Support and mentor members of staff in the EYFS curriculum and ensure children’s learning and development is accurately recorded
Reviewing and monitoring planning within rooms and across the nursery
To carry our regular staff supervisions and identify training needs
To build positive relationships with parents, careers, and other childcare professionals
To attend staff meetings, open days and nursery events
To ensure correct staff ratios are maintained
To work 42.5 hours per week


Training ongoing support and career development

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