Nursery Deputy Manager

  • Reference: #GNFD1140
  • Date posted: Friday, 06 May 2022
  • Location: London SE17
  • Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £25,000.00 to £28,000.00


Shiraka Ltd are currently recruiting for a Nursery Deputy Manager to join our client in, Walworth, South East London.  This is a full time role working 40 hours a week between the office and the main room. The opening times are 0800-1800 and the settings is closed at Christmas and Bank Holidays. 

If you are an experienced Room Leader and feel you would like to take a new challenge as a Nursery Deputy Manager then this could be the opportunity for you.  To qualify for this role, you need Level 3 Qualification in Early Years and previous experience as a Nursery Deputy Manager or a Nursery Room Leader.

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
  • Leader

Deputy Nursery Manager Duties:

  • To oversee the efficient and safe running of the setting
  • 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:

  • Reward and recognition scheme
  • Uniform
  • 20 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Day off for your Birthday
  • Support to get further qualifications
  • Career progression to Senior roles

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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