Deputy Nursery Manager

  • Reference: #LENS1213 - WE7
  • Date posted: Tuesday, 07 September 2021
  • Location: Greater London, E7
  • Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £22,000.00 to £28,000.00


Shiraka Ltd is now working with a children's nursery in Forest Gate, to recruit a Deputy Nursery Manager for their 60+ place setting. This Nursery Deputy role is mainly office based, but may require covering on one of the rooms as and when required.

This is a full time role working 40 hours per week and shifts are per rota. The opening hours are 8am-6.30pm. This is really a great opportunity to join a Group on Nurseries that invest in their staff and offer continuous development.

Whether you are an experienced Deputy Manager or a Room Leader or a Senior Nursery Nurse, then this could be a great opportunity for you.

 Deputy Nursery Manager requirements:

  • Minimum 2 years’ post qualification experience
  • Previous senior or Deputy experience in a Nursery Setting
  • Minimum Level 3 early years qualification or equivalent
  • Thorough understanding and knowledge of legislation including EYFS
  • Empathetic, caring and friendly
  • Experience of SEND
  • Managing budgets, invoicing and payroll

Deputy Nursery Manager Duties:

  • To oversee the efficient and safe running of the allocated Base Room
  • To assist in coordinating rotas
  • To maintain staff:child ratios at all times
  • To contribute to the induction process for new and promoted staff
  • To develop strong partnerships with parents, colleagues, children



On Offer:

  • Uniform
  • 22 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Great team to work with
  • Support to get further qualifications 
  • Christmas events
  • Annual salary reviews

  • Quarterly sickness bonus

The nursery is committed to the safety and welfare of all children. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced DBS check.

If this is of interest to you then please apply or get in touch for more information.

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