Jun 05, 2017

Deputy Manager - Grimsby

  • For Under Fives Ltd
  • Grimsby, United Kingdom
Full time Deputy Management

Job Details

Main Responsibilities

  • To deputise for the Manager
  • To ensure a high standard of physical, emotional, social and intellectual care and development for children placed in the Day Nursery.
  • To be responsible for any tasks delegated by the Manager.
  • To give support to other personnel within the Day Nursery.

Main Duties

    • Overall management responsibility for the Day Nursery in the absence of the Manager.
  • Assist the Manager in providing effective day to day management of the Nursery.
  • Assist the Manager in collection, accounting, and banking of monies and distribution of wages.
  • Assist the Manager in setting and implementing objectives for policy for the Nursery within the framework of the management committee.
  • Assist the Manager in planning the training strategy for students
  • To be responsible for the supervision of students, identifying their learning needs and advise key-staff of these.
  • In conjunction with the Manager, to formulate, operate and evaluate a yearly programme of activities, following the guidelines of the National Curriculum, that is suitable to the age range of children.
  • To assist the Manager in promoting Equal Opportunities throughout the Day Nursery.
  • To work alongside the parents/carers of special needs children to achieve full integration within the Nursery.
  • Identify the physical, emotional, intellectual and developmental needs of children with special needs and offer support and relevant developmental opportunities.
  • Liase with and support parents/carers and other family members.
  • Liase with the Local authority and other professionals associated with the Nursery.
  • Attend monthly staff meetings and training sessions outside working hours.
  • Undertake certain domestic duties within the Nursery, i.e, preparation of snacks, cleansing of equipment.
  • Work alongside the Manager and staff team to ensure that the philosophy behind the Nursery is fulfilled.
  • Undertake other duties as may be requested from time to time by the Manager.

Qualities and Experience Required
We are looking for a person who holds an NVQ level 3 or equivalent qualification with experience of working within a day Nursery setting. Some managerial experience would be desirable.

Applications are welcomed irrespective of sex, race, creed, disability or age.

All applications to be returned to: For Under Fives Ltd, 33 Abbey Road, Grimsby, DN32 OHQ


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