Nursery Deputy Manager

£9.00 to £10.50 Full time Term Time Only 18-01-2019 Level 3 childcare qualification
Lime Tree Day Nursery - Mulbarton is seeking a qualified Level 3 (minimum) Nursery Deputy Manager to join our team from February 2019. Applicants must also have at least two years relevant experience.

An exciting new opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic Deputy Manager to work within our Mulbarton early years setting. A job share would be considered for the right candidates. The position will report to the Nursery Manager/Owner.

The position is term time only; 37 hours per week over five days:
Monday 7:30am to 3:30pm (7.5)
Tuesday 7:30am to 4:00pm (8)
Wednesday 7:30am to 4:30pm (8.5)
Thursday 8:00am to 12:30pm (4.5)
Friday 7:30am to 4:30pm (8.5)

The successful candidate will support the Manager with the day to day operations of the nursery whilst ensuring all the relevant legal requirements are met. They will also be required to take overall responsibility for the setting, including managing a small team of staff, when the Nursery Manager is not present.

We are looking for a highly motivated, dynamic individual with a proven track record of successful team leadership. Candidates must possess excellent interpersonal skills and have the necessary drive and enthusiasm required for a fast paced, challenging environment. Applicants must also have exceptional knowledge of the EYFS and be committed to continuous professional development.

Hourly rate will be £9.00 - £10.50 depending on qualifications and experience, to be reviewed after a successful probation period.

At Lime Tree Day Nursery our primary aim is to provide exceptional early years education and care for all of our children. We are committed to gaining an outstanding Ofsted rating and recognise that our practitioners are key to making this a reality. As such, we are committed to providing a first class working environment for all our staff; where each individual feels valued, supported and is happy in their role. Lime Tree Day Nursery is a rapidly expanding company and so offers excellent opportunities for career progression. We also pride ourselves on being a fun, inclusive and exciting place to work.

Please email [email protected] for an application form or call Andrew on 07487 772712 for further information.

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Employment will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check as well as successful completion of other safer recruitment criteria.

We are an equal opportunities employer.