Third In Charge

Job Role (s):
Leadership / Management, Other Management
£23,000 to £24,000 Per Annum
Excellent benefits
Contract Type:

Staff Match are recruiting for a highly inspirational Third in Charge to join a lovely nursery in Finchley, North London. The ideal candidate must have excellent knowledge of EYFS statutory framework and be able work well as part of a team.

Person Specification:

NNEB, Cache, or NVQ level 3 Childcare qualification

Experience working with children under 5 years of age

Experience of directing staff

Knowledge of EYFS Curriculum  

Basic Food Hygiene Certificate (Desirable)

Paediatric First Aid (Desirable)

Some of the Third In Charge responsibilities will include:

  • To work closely with the nursery manager and deputy manager in providing a safe nurturing environment of children to learn and grow.
  • Reviewing and monitoring planning within rooms to ensure stimulating opportunities are continually provided for the children
  • To ensure all staff understand and comply with all nursery policy and procedures
  • To carry our regular staff supervisions and identify training needsTo support current room leaders with any children’s observations and assessmentsEnsuring all nursery documentation is accurately maintained
  • To work in partnership with parents forming caring and trusting relationships
  • To provide cover for Room leaders in times of absence and direct staff as required
  • Attending staff meetings and training as required


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