Current vacancy

Deputy Manager / Room Leader – Godmanchester

Hours: 40

Location: Godmanchester

Job Type: Full-Time

Salary: £9 – £10.50 per hour



What are we looking for

We’re looking for a experienced Deputy Nursery Manager / Room Leader to join our friendly team. You will be at least a Level 3 Qualified Practitioner who has post qualification experience, passion and enthusiasm to complement our existing team of experienced childcare practitioners.

You will be working 40 hours a week with a salary of £9.00 – 10.50 per hour (depending on experience).

Duties and responsibilities:

  • To ensure the smooth running of the nursery in the Manager’s absences
  • To deputize the management whilst ensuring the nursery is suitably staffed
  • To ensure the delivery of the highest quality childcare for all children whilst maximizing parent satisfaction
  • To lead by example, challenge and support staff to realise and achieve their true potential
  • To safeguard children

What we are looking for:

We’re looking for a person who is self-motivated, passionate and a team player with good communication and interpersonal skills. You must have a genuine desire to care for children in a safe and stimulating environment. In addition you will be required to have:

  • A level 3 or equivalent Early Years Childcare / Nursery Nurse qualification
  • Minimum of 2 years work experience as a Deputy Manager
  • An understanding of the latest EYFS framework
  • An understanding of nursery safeguarding policies and procedures
  • Ability to lead a team of adults
  • Ability to work with parents and to encourage their involvement
  • Good verbal and communication skills
  • Willingness to continue professional development

What can you expect from us:

  • Competitive salary
  • On-going training and development
  • Free uniform
  • Free lunches
  • Career progression opportunities within the Clarence House Day Nurseries group
  • Pension contribution scheme

Safeguarding is extremely important to us, we will pay for you to have an enhanced DBS check and we’ll fully supervise all employees until a clear DBS check is received.



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