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2017-12-17 Nurseries Job Title: Nursery Deputy Manager
Job Role: Deputy Manager / Assistant Manager
Date Posted: 17 Nov 2017
Job Location: Reading , Berkshire
Salary: Salary dependent of experience and qualifications
Hours: Full Time
Contact Name: Samantha Pumffrey
Banana Moon Day Nursery in Caversham Reading, is a thriving nursery looking for an enthusiastic, energetic and motivational Nursery Deputy Manager. In early 2018, this role would entail a period of time covering the Nursery Manager for her maternity leave.
This is an exciting opportunity to lead a happy nursery alongside the Nursery Manager where we focus on encouraging children to be children, learning through fun and engaging play.
You will be working with a dedicated team in a caring, family-friendly, characterful and stimulating environment which is inviting to children, parents and staff.
As an early years professional, you will benefit from Banana Moon brand management training and a program of continuous professional development supported by our head office quality and improvement team.
The Nursery Deputy Manager works closely with the Nursery Manager and Director whilst also being expected to work autonomously in relation to everyday management responsibilities. The Nursery Deputy Manager will oversee the nursery in the absence of the Nursery Manager, and therefore the role requires confidence to make decisions considering the reputation and financial aspects of the business whilst balancing a high degree of sensitivity to the needs of children and families.
To provide operational management of the nursery facilities and staff, to ensure a high quality, balanced provision of leading practice education and care is delivered at all times. Responsible for company adherence to Banana Moon policies and procedures. Consistently meeting legislative requirements and following education curriculum, delivering standards which ensure the highest possible inspection grading.
Ensure that the training, support, mentoring and supervision of the staff team inspires and leads ambitious practice. To create a safe, caring and welcoming setting in which parents are happy to entrust their child and where their child is encouraged and supported to flourish in an enabling and stimulating environment.
To promote a successful and profitable business, engaging with the local community and marketing the nursery to reach maximum occupancy whilst providing excellent customer care.