Deputy Manager

Job Role (s):
Deputy Manager, Leadership / Management
£24,000 to £25,500 Per Annum
Contract Type:

Staff Match have an excellent opportunity for a Deputy Manager to join wonderful nursery in Edinburgh, Scotland. If you have a passion for childcare and want to join a friendly nursery group, call us now for an immediate interview.

Person Specification:

Experience of motivating teams and developing practice

Good Knowledge of EYFS and Statutory Welfare requirements

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 directing staff in rooms
Ensuring planned children activities are age appropriate
Manage staff supervisions, meetings and trainingSupport the development of good practice with regard to special needs and inclusion
Ensure that staff understand and adhere to all nursery policy and procedures
Assist the Nursery Manager with the recruitment induction procedure of all new staff
Partake in nursery show arounds, parents evenings, open days
Building positive relationships with parents and key interfacing groups


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