Fantastic Deputy Manager required for brilliant North London Nursery!
We are urgently seeking an experienced Deputy Nursery Manager for an 'Outstanding' setting in North London.
They are keen to find a dynamic and passionate individual who has been in a similar role for at least a year. The role is to assist the Nursery Manager to provide professional leadership and management of the nursery and to help ensure that all children receive the highest standards of care and education.
You will implement and ensure:
•High standards of care and education according to Ofsted and EYFS standards
•Compliance with all regulatory requirements
•Staff support strategies so they feel supported in their roles
•Targets for revenue and costs is in your everyday thinking
Essential qualities include:
•Strong leadership and communication skills as well as good business skills and a clear understanding of child protection, early years care and education issues
•Commitment to helping children thrive and get the best start in life
•A warm and positive approach with lots of creative ideas
Essential qualifications and experience include:
•Ideally you will be qualified to degree level in Early Years, however an NVQ Level 3 in Children's Care Learning & Development, or equivalent, will be also suitable.
•Experience of caring for children across different age groups
- Experience of Managing in a 'Good' Nursery
•Min 1 year experience in a similar role, will consider a strong Room Leader/Third in charge looking to progress
Essential Skills and Abilities:
•High degree of integrity and empathy when dealing with children
•Good verbal & written communicator
•Good leadership skills
•Good organisational skills
In return they offer a salary up to and including GBP25,000 pa (depending on experience and qualifications) with 4 weeks paid holiday per year plus opportunities to train and progress.