Deputy Manager / Setting Senco

£9.00- £9.45 TBC depending on experience Full time Term Time Only 23-04-2021 Level 3 childcare qualification
Walpole Area Pre-school Ltd is a sessional pre-school which operates term times only.

We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic practitioner to join our team, working with children from the age of 2 years – school age.
The successful candidate will be expected to:
• Support the Pre-school Manager to ensure the effective daily management of the setting and have a sound knowledge of all policies and procedures, statutory welfare requirements and Ofsted expectations and ensure that these are maintained at all times.
• To be a role model to all staff, demonstrating a high-quality practice with regards to individual and group work with children.
• To actively promote safety, security and well-being of all children, staff, visitors at all times.
• Be able to step up to the role of Pre-school Manager confidently and competently in their absence.
• Act as the designated safeguarding person within the setting in the managers absence, dealing with and supporting any issues as they arise.
• To work alongside the manager on the pre-school evaluation and development plans.
• To embrace, promote and understand the role you play as a member of the management team in providing high levels of care and education.
• Take on Key person responsibilities, ensuring individual care for the children and support the families.
• You will need to have a good knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) and take an active role in the planning and implementation of activities and experiences offered in a structured routine to support development for all children including those with additional needs.