Deputy Nursery Manager

  • Reference: #POSD1420 - SW12
  • Date posted: Thursday, 10 November 2022
  • Location: London SW12
  • Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £29,600.00 - £30,700.00


Shiraka are now working with a well established nursery in Clapham Park, to recruit a Nursery Deputy Manager to join them on a full time basis.  This is a full time role working 40 hours per week by doing 4 long days or 5 days working 8 hours a day. The opening hours are 730-630

The nursery has the capacity of over 60 children and the Nursery Deputy role is room based, so the right candidate will be responsible for the room and management of the staff in it, and also supporting the nursery manager.

This is really a great opportunity to join a great Nursery group that invest in their staff and offer continuous development


Nursery Deputy 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

Nursery Deputy 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:

  • Competitive salary 
  • Reward and recognition scheme
  • Uniform
  • 26 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Support to get further qualifications
  • Career progression

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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