Deputy Manager

Job Role (s):
Deputy Manager, Leadership / Management
£27,000 to £28,000 Per Annum
Excellent benefits
Contract Type:

Based in Kingston, South West London we have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Deputy Manager. If you are innovative, have a passion for Early Years are highly self-motivated, organised with good team building skills, knowledge and understanding EYFS we want to hear from you. 

Person Specification:

Early Years Education and Childcare qualification at level 3 or above

Experience of motivating and leading teams

Track record of involvement in Ofsted Inspections

Basic Food Hygiene Certificate (Desirable)

Paediatric First Aid (Desirable)

Some of the Deputy Manager responsibilities will include:

To work closely with the Nursery Manager, deputise in absence and ensure the setting meets KPI’s 

To mentor and motivate the team, supporting them in planning creative activities for children

To ensure all staff understand and adhere to nursery policy and procedures

To ensure children’s observations, assessment and development records are maintained

To provide a safe and secure environment for children to develop, grow and acquire social skills.

To deputise in then nursery manager’s absence and ensure high quality practice across the setting

To work in partnership with parents forming caring and trusting relationships

To co-ordinate staff meetings, supervisions, training as required.

To ensure professionalism and confidentiality at all times

To work 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