Nursery Deputy Manager TERM TIME ONLY

Location: Barnet
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Nursery Nurse | Nursery Support | Nursery Teacher | Nursery
Reference: PE11232710
Salary: Vegetarian freshly cooked lunch
Job Published: 7 months ago

Immediate Start: Nursery Deputy Manager TERM TIME ONLY

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: £22,000.00 to £25,000.00 /year

Benefits:
• Permanent contract based on Term Time only.
• Hours of work Monday - Friday 7:30m to 5:30pm or 8:00am - 6:00pm -
• Vegetarian freshly cooked lunch
• Supportive team with opportunity for growth and development
• Fully staffed room of support team
*Salary is dependent on experience."

Purpose of the job:
· The deputy manager will assist the manager in the day-to-day running of the nursery including the management of staff and premises, the welfare, learning and development of children and liaison with parents, in accordance with the statutory requirements of the Early Years Foundation Stage Statutory Framework.
· In the absence of the manager, to take full responsibility for all aspects of the operation.

Main duties:
· In conjunction with the manager, assist in the effective daily management of the nursery, including the deployment of staff and the safety, security, education and wellbeing of all children, according to the written policies of the nursery, Ofsted registration requirements and all statutory legislation.
· In conjunction with the manager, ensure that all required standards, ratios and conditions of registration are maintained at all times within the centre.
· Organise and implement the centre's key person system.
· Organise a programme of staff training to meet identified training needs and ensure all trainees receive appropriate mentoring, coaching and support.
· Ensure that high standards of safety, security, hygiene, cleanliness and tidiness are maintained at all times and that the building and resources are treated with respect by children and staff.
· Assist the administrator in monitoring and controlling all costs within the centre, including the invoicing and payment of childcare fees.
· Assist with the implementation of Little Lamps' performance management policy.
Assist with the organisation of regular staff meetings and appropriate training sessions, to ensure staff are kept up to date with the centre's policies and procedures and Ofsted requirements.

Please note: We undertake safeguarding checks on all our workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance 'Keeping Children Safe in Education'. As part of these checks, we require a current Enhanced DBS Disclosure for everyone working in schools. If you do not have a valid subscription to the DBS Update Service, we will require you to complete a new DBS application as part of the registration process, at a cost of £40.00.