Deputy manager

TBC Full time All Year 29-03-2019 Level 3 childcare qualification
Deputy Manager

Job Description

Main Duties:

To lead the room and support the manager to ensure high quality practice in the nursery
To work collaboratively with colleagues from other teams ensuring consistency and a high quality service
To be effectively compliant with procedures for Ofsted, Local Authorities and other relevant bodies
To manage and deliver against agreed Key Performance Indicators, all aspects of nursery financial and operational management, including occupancy, staffing rotas, parent invoicing, payroll information.
Base hours of 40 hours per week
Desirable Skills/Qualifications

Level 3 minimum but ideally you will hold a Degree in Early Years
Passionate about Early years education and childcare
Good ICT skills-Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint etc
Excellent communicator at all levels
Ability to organise own work effectively and that of others, identify priorities and meet outcomes
Lead by example; demonstrating high levels of drive, enthusiasm and passion with proven ability to motivate others
Excellent written communication with ability to produce and evaluate reports Relevant Experience
Previous experience of managing a similar setting
Up to date knowledge of EYFS framework and regulations
Knowledge of Safeguarding children and keeping children safe
Awareness of health and safety requirements
“Jelly Tots Nursery is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.”

Jobs offers are subject to the receipt of 2 references (one from your most recent employer) and a satisfactory Enhanced DBS check.

We reserve the right to only contact people that meet the essential criteria.

This Job Description identifies the principal duties of the post. It does not detail every task. According to the development and the needs of the Nursery, this Job Description will be reviewed and updated periodically in consultation with the post holder