Deputy Nursery Manager
Overview of the role
Fennies are expanding! We are seeking motivated, talented nursery management staff to be a part of our continued growth and success. This is a fantastic opportunity to develop and cultivate a state of the art brand new setting.
We are looking for a Deputy Nursery Manager for one of our beautiful new nurseries located in Eltham. This is a fantastic opportunity to work in an intimate, wonderfully resourced nursery setting.
Also, an ideal opportunity for a Senior Room Leader, Room-Based Assistant Manager or current Deputy looking for a new challenge to work as a team with the Nursery Manager. You will be embedding Quality Practice from the outset and provide an outstanding service at every level.
Salary and benefits
- Competitive salary: £24,000 to £28,000
- Bonus scheme
- Cycle to work scheme
- Lunch provided
- Up to 33 days holiday including bank holidays
- Monthly rewards
- Refer a friend bonus
- Free uniform, free training and free DBS check
- Career Opportunities: Ongoing continuous development and early years quality training and mentoring
Qualifications and experience
NNEB, CACHE level 3, NVQ Level 3 or equivalent
3 years' post-qualification experience and at least 2 years’ relevant management experience
Excellent knowledge and understanding of the EYFS
Excellent organisational skills with the ability to work to targets and deadlines
Up-to-date first aid and safeguarding training
Knowledge of health and safety legislation
Knowledge of OFSTED standards
Strong people management skills with the ability to lead and motivate a staff team
Knowledge and understanding of equal opportunities
Exceptional communication skills, energy and a positive 'can do’ attitude
Passion for delivering outstanding childcare and learning
Fennies Day Nurseries is committed to the safeguarding of children, and child protection screening will apply to this post. Some of the information that we request is for this purpose.