Nursery Deputy Manager

£23,237.50 Full time All Year 22-02-2019 Level 3 childcare qualification
Job Summary

Little Owls Day Nursery Ltd offer two high quality early years settings one situated within Toftwood and one at Scarning.Both settings are based just outside the market town of Dereham.

Our Toftwood nursery offers 100 places for children between the ages of 6 weeks -5 years whilst our Scarning nursery offers 54 places.

We are currently offering a fabulous opportunity for the right candidate to work on a full-time basis within our Ofsted Outstanding Little Owls Toftwood nursery.

You will be working in collaboration with our full time nursery manager ensuring compliance with all legislative frameworks are adhered to and ensuring that the nursery maintains an Ofsted Outstanding Early Years programme demonstrating an ambitious vision for the nursery in delivering the highest possible standards throughout the setting at all times.

You will have daily support from your Nursery manager alongside individual rooms supervisors and senior nursery nurses.

This position is completely supernumerary which provides you with the time and opportunity to ensure the nursery is offering a rich and stimulating environment with a wide and diverse variety of meaningful and enriching experiences for our children.

You will require to possess a sound and thorough knowledge of Ofsted requirements and keeping updated on all nursery legislation as well as possessing a thorough knowledge of continuous provision,planning, observation and assessment cycle and monitoring the quality of these within the nursery rooms.

You will support and monitor our staff teams, managing and carrying out inductions,regular supervisions,appraisals,peer to peer observations and carrying out room reviews.All of these duties will be carried out in collaboration with your nursery manager and Operations manager.

The successful candidate would ideally already be employed within a similar capacity within an Early years setting and experience of performance managing staff is essential.

Further training and support will be provided in addition to a successful career progression and job security for the right candidate.
The hours of work will be week one 8.45am-6.00pm
week two-8.00am-5.00pm

All successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and references.

Little owls are dedicated to the safeguarding of young children and we expect all of our staff team to share this commitment

Job Type / Category

nursery deputy manager

full time

career progression

job security

Required Education, Skills and Qualifications

management experience within an early years setting

Level 3 qualification in early years essential


career progression

Further training

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £23,237.50 /year