Playhouse Day Nursery are seeking Deputy Nursery Manager to join our team. We are a 45 place nursery taking children from 1 years of age.
The ideal candidate will be bubbly and energetic, with experience and passionate for providing children with the best early education.
The role of the Deputy Nursery Manager is to support the Nursery Manager in providing professional and strong leadership and management of the nursery and its staff. You will also be expected to support the Nursery Manager in the successful management of the day to day running of the nursery and deliver high quality standards of care and education for all children.
Experienced Third in Charge welcome to apply. Potential to be Manager also possibility.
A full induction
Automatic pension enrolment.
28-days holiday including bank holidays.
Increasing annual leave with your length of service.
Annual staff events.
Promote a high standard of quality within the nursery, including practice, environment and resources to meet the requirements of the Early Years Foundation Stage
Support the development of good practice in relation to special educational needs and inclusion
Provide leadership and support to all staff to enable them to establish and maintain professional positive working relationships with both colleagues, parents and carers
Ensure that all children are kept safe and that staff are confident to follow safeguarding procedures
Proactively promote and represent the nursery to current and potential parents/customers including in the wider community
Support the Nursery Manager to facilitate inspections by regulatory bodies and implement any recommendations
Support the Nursery Manager with all administrative duties associated with the nursery, including maintaining children’s records, ordering equipment and keeping personnel files
Be a key holder
Do either an opening or closing of the nursery
Please download the job spec attached to look at all the key responsibilities for this role.
The duties and responsibilities included in this job specification are not exhaustive or restrictive and can be reviewed at any time in the future, changes and other duties deemed relevant to this post may be added.
At Playhouseday Nursery, we provide your child a happy, warm, stimulating and secure learning environment. We aim to meet the individual needs of our children, giving them the social skills and confidence they need in their formative years and provide them with a sound platform for transition into school life.
We are situated in Hanwell, and registered with Ofsted and they have rated the quality and standards of our early years provision as Good. We currently cater for up to 40 children up to five years of age and offer both full-day and half-day sessions. However from January 2017, we will be taking babies from 9months old. We are open 8am to 6pm, Monday to Friday, and are closed for Christmas time according to the school term dates. We are also closed on bank holidays and three staff training days.