Bright Little Stars Nursery

Room Based Deputy Manager – Stanmore

Stanmore, London (Greater)
​Salary Up to £22,675 per annum, dependent on experience, inclusive of bonus
02 Oct 2017
02 Nov 2017
Full Time
Contract Type

Room Based Deputy Manager – Stanmore

Salary Up to £22,675 per annum, dependent on experience, inclusive of bonus

To join us in the opening stages of our BRAND-NEW Nursery

We are recruiting for a dynamic and professional Room Based Deputy to manage and oversee our Baby Room. You will be an inspiring leader with excellent skills in working with and leading a strong and enthusiastic team. You will be based at our fantastic purpose-built children’s nursery in Stanmore. The role is an ideal opportunity to join a growing organisation at an exciting time.

The Nursery is the 4th in an expanding group, following the considerable success of the company’s first three Nurseries in North West London and Watford.  The new purpose-built setting is located in Stanmore Place which is situated within beautifully designed surroundings. This is an ideal location with great links to local public transport. We are situated a stone’s throw away from the Jubilee line or a short walk to the northern line. There are multiple bus routes that pass the nursery and in addition we also have parking bays if required.

The nursery is designed to the highest specification and will be a unique and exciting nursery to work in with state of the art resources and modern interactive LCD computer screens and technology. The nursery is a bright and blissful place to be which is accompanied by natural objects and resources which makes it a one of a kind nursery.

The successful candidate must be able to observe, plan and track children’s learning and development effectively. To show good time management skills when completing learning journals and completing daily reports. All staff need to be able to show good grammar and use good pronunciation when speaking to parents and other members of team or external agencies. To be able to manage a team and work alongside the Manager in assisting with the smooth running of the nursery.

This is a great opportunity to be part of the team from the beginning to develop and watch the nursery grow.  We are looking for a highly motivated and caring individual to provide the highest quality care.

Education is a natural process carried out by the child and we are looking for someone that can care for, nurture and love the children at this special time in their lives. If you would like to work for a nursery that strives to provide the highest quality care and education and really want to make a difference then apply now.

Some of your responsibilities will include:

  • To work alongside the Management team.
  • Assists on a day-to-day basis with the smooth running of the nursery
  • To achieve and maintain high standards of care and education
  • providing day to day guidance, training and support to all staff in your room.
  • To ensure all policies, procedures and curriculums are implemented and adhered to at all time.
  • Drives the development of an outstanding nurturing and caring environment in which children are encouraged to grow and develop.
  • Be influential in developing strong links with parents
  • To manage all day to day operations of the nursery in the Baby Room.
  • Assume responsibility for the children and their well-being at all times

You will need to have the following qualifications, training and experience:

  • NNEB, Level 3 in Childcare OR equivalent.
  • Excellent knowledge of health and safety legislation
  • Knowledge of OFSTED standards and inspection framework
  • Excellent knowledge of the EYFS
  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to work to targets and deadlines
  • Good time management skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong people management skills
  • Knowledge and understand of equal opportunities / SENCO etc.
  • Previous relevant supervisory experience
  • Previous experience with working with children between 6 to18 months.

Bright Little Stars Benefits

Up to 10% discretionary bonus per year

Excellent rates of pay

20 days holiday plus 8 bank holiday which increases with service

One annual leave bonus day a year.

Free lunches on site

Free Uniform provided

Three days onsite training during inset days

Employee assistance programme

Salary sacrifice scheme for parental staff

Support for completing higher level qualifications

All applicants will be required to complete an enhanced DBS

We believe that we can only be as successful as our employees. That is why we invest 100% in each and every member of our team. For more information please contact us or send us your CV to be considered for the position.


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