Nursery Deputy Manager

  • Reference: #POSD1420-GB
  • Date posted: Wednesday, 09 November 2022
  • Location: London SE22
  • Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £29,600 - £30,700 per annum


We are currently recruiting for a Nursery Deputy Manager role in Dulwich.  This is a full time role working 40 hours a week Monday to Friday and all year round.  the Nursery is open from 8am to 6pm and as the Deputy manager you will have the responsibility of opening and closeting the setting depending on the shift.

As the Nursery Deputy Manager you will be working closely with the Nursery manager on the day to day running of the Nursery, with a hands on approach.  At time you may assist in covering in one of the rooms and also take the lead in  show arounds and getting involved with OFSTED inspections.  

This is a great opportunity to join a very successful , award wining nursery that can offer exceptional career opportunities.   

Nursery Deputy Manager requirements:

  • Minimum 1 year 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:

  • Uniform
  • 20 days holiday plus bank holidays 
  • Term Time only option
  • 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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