Third in Charge - Croydon Salary : £24k Tigerlily Recruitment are urgently seeking an experienced Third in Charge for a wonderful Montessori setting in Croydon.
They are keen to find a dynamic and passionate individual who has been in a similar role for at least a year. The role is to assist the Nursery Manager and Deputy to provide professional leadership and management of the nursery and to help ensure that all children receive the highest standards of care and education.
You will implement and ensure :
High standards of care and education according to Ofsted and EYFS standards
Compliance with all regulatory requirements
Staff support strategies so they feel supported in their roles
Targets for revenue and costs is in your everyday thinking Essential qualities include :
Strong leadership and communication skills as well as good business skills and a clear understanding of child protection, early years care and education issues
Commitment to helping children thrive and get the best start in life
A warm and positive approach with lots of creative ideas Essential qualifications and experience include : . Montessori qualification and experience of working in a Montessori setting
Ideally you will be qualified to degree level in Early Years, however an NVQ Level 3 in Children’s Care Learning & Development, or equivalent, will be considered
Experience of caring for children across different age groups
Min 1 year experience in a similar role Essential Skills and Abilities :
High degree of integrity and empathy when dealing with children
Good verbal & written communicator
Good leadership skills
Good organisational skills In return they offer a salary of £24k (depending on experience and qualification) plus opportunities to train and progress.
Tigerlily Recruitment want to help you to make the right choice in your next career move. If you meet the criteria set above, or would like Early Years Career advice please apply ASAP for an informal and confidential chat.
We cater for all Early Years jobs and currently have Nursery Manager, Deputy Manager, QTS, Montessori, Room Leader and Early Years Practitioner / Nursery Nurse vacancies.