A great opportunity has become available at our London Fields Nursery. We are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic Deputy Manager to join our passionate management team. Our LEYF deputies are an essential part of our team and whilst maintaining a hands-on role, they will support the manager in the smooth running of the nursery.
The team is friendly and welcoming, putting multi-layered education at the heart of their teaching. The children and their parents build wonderful relationships which enhance their learning journeys with us. The children enjoy a range of daily activities to build and enhance those early skills which are needed for them to grow into confident and unique individuals.
Full and relevant childcare qualification at level 3 or above.
Strong knowledge of child protection and safeguarding and the ability to take the lead in vulnerable situations when required.
Senior team leadership experience working in an early year’s setting.
To be a confident leader, articulating your ideas and using planning and preparation to ensure their success.
To distribute staff and resources effectively, maintaining ratios whilst supporting other rooms.
To champion LEYF’s values and advocate our mission to save the world one child at a time.
To continually strive for best practice in yourself and inspiring others.
Have a passion for making a difference in their communities.
A child centred approach to teaching using creative and exciting methods to engage and stimulate
As well as offering high quality and affordable childcare, at LEYF we pride ourselves on being an exceptional place to pursue a career in childcare. Friendly and supportive, LEYF is a place where everyone works together to offer a first-class education for children and a welcoming environment for their families.