Nursery Deputy manager

  • Reference: #FPOD1249
  • Date posted: Monday, 09 May 2022
  • Location: Clapham SW4
  • Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £26,000.00 to £29,000.00


Shiraka Ltd is now working with a children's nursery in the Clapham area, to recruit a deputy Deputy Nursery Manager for their 70+ place setting.  This is mainly an office based role, and as the Nursery Deputy manager you will also provide cover in one of the rooms if needed.

This is a full time role working 40 hours per week and shifts are per rota. The opening hours are 730-1800. This is really a great opportunity to join a growing Group of Nurseries that invest in their staff and offer continuous development.

Whether you are an experienced Deputy Manager or currently working as a Room Leader or Senior Nursery Nurse and looking to step up into a Nursery deputy manager position, then you could be the ideal candidate we are looking for.

Nursery Deputy Manager requirements:

  • Minimum 1 years’ post qualification experience
  • Previous Room Leader or Nursery Deputy experience 
  • 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 Rooms
  • 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
  • 28 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Support to get further qualifications 
  • Career progression to Senior roles within the group

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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