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Pre-School Deputy Manager

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Job Reference:
Type of Position:
Deputy Manager
Huntingdon, Cambs
£21,000 yearly GROSS
Start Date:
Job Posted:
Temp / Perm:
Full / Part:
Full Time
Typical Hours:
07:45-17:15 Monday to Friday
Minimum Level 3 in Childcare / Education
Age of Children:
2-5 years

Full Time Deputy Manager Job in Cambridgeshire

Job description

A small Pre-School in Hinchingbrook (PE29) require a full time Deputy Manager to join their friendly team. The role is to work closely with the Nursery Manager to enable the delivery of excellent care, educational and emotional support for children and families.

Hours are 42.5 per week, all all year round, 07:45-17:15 Monday to Friday.

The salary offered is £21,000 gross per year.

To apply candidates must:

  • Be enthusiastic, passionate, hard working and should work well within a team
  • Have a proven history as Room Leader or Deputy Manager in a childcare setting (nursery or preschool)
  • People management experience is essential for this role

Candidates must have extensive knowledge of the following documents:

  • The EYFS framework
  • Local Authority Quality Framework
  • Ofsted Inspection Handbook
  • Development Matters Guidance
  • Birth-5 Matters Guidance

Candidates must hold the following certificates which have at least 12 months expiry. If
not they must be able to complete prior to commencing the role:

  • A full and relevant Level 3 in Early Years Education or equivalent
  • Certificate in Child Protection
  • Certificate in Safeguarding including Prevent
  • Certificate in 12 hour Paediatric First Aid
  • Certificate in Food Hygiene
  • Certificate in SENco (desirable)
  • A clean, enhanced DBS (Tinies can assist)

The successful candidate will have the following key responsibilities:

  • Be responsible for the management of all nursery processes, systems and staff members in the absence of the Nursery Manager
  • To be the lead for overseeing all activity planning in the setting by the team
  • Act as a Key Worker of a small group of children
  • Ensure that the setting is compliant at all times with Ofsted, HSE etc.
  • Ensure that the setting is compliant at all times implementing the settings policies and procedures
  • To be responsible for the marketing of the business within the local community using traditional and digital marketing methods (i.e. social media)
  • Act as Direct Manager for all employees undertaking the Apprenticeship Scheme or College Students on placement

Benefits include:

  • Nursery management software training (Tapestry)
  • Uniform will be provided
  • Membership in to company pension scheme
  • Continued Professional Development
  • 28 days holiday per year which includes bank holidays.
  • Refunded DBS cost after 12 months employment
  • Retention bonus
  • Annual bonus

To start ASAP

To apply send your CV today to [email protected]

If you are interested in this Full Time Deputy Manager Job in Cambridgeshire, please apply now.

Branch details for this job

Tinies Cambridge
49 Mithras Gardens
Wavendon Gate
Milton Keynes
01908 281 959

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