Tigerlily Recruitment are urgently seeking an experienced Deputy Nursery Manager for this lovely setting in Harrow.This role will heavily involve room support across the setting.
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 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 :
Ideally you will 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, *will consider a strong Room Leader / Third in charge looking to progress* - only if they will! 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 negotiable salary starting at £20,000 pa (depending on experience and the setting) with 4 weeks paid holiday per year plus opportunities to train and progress.
Tigerlily Recruitment are here 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.