Nursery Deputy Manager

Recruiter
Edinburgh College
Location
Scotland
Salary
£24,962 - £26,816 per year
Posted
01 Aug 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Ref
EDC00327
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time


Job Description

Waterfront Nursery

Providing Childcare at Edinburgh College (Granton)

Nursery Deputy Manager

Full time position- 12 month fixed term

35 hours per week over 5 days

Salary Band F: £24,962 - £26,816 per annum (appointment is usually made at the first point in the salary scale)

 

Edinburgh College requires a fully qualified and suitably experienced Deputy Manager to join their purpose built nursery located at Edinburgh College, Granton Campus. We are a large Partner Provider nursery with capacity for 135 children.

We are looking for individual(s) with a proven track record of leading and working as part of a team within a child care setting. The applicant should have a minimum of two years' experience of working with children aged 3 months to 3 years. We are looking for individuals with a genuine passion for the learning and development of children in the early years. We particularly are interested in people with a love of outdoor learning and sensory and heuristic play experiences. This position will be a mixture of contact time in playrooms and office based duties. The successful candidate will be responsible for the daily running of either the under 3 playrooms or the preschool playrooms dependant on experience.

  • Applicants should possess an HNC or SVQ 3 (or equivalent) in Early Education and Childcare or Childcare Practice for a practitioner post
  • Applicants must have a minimum of one year's experience in a supervisory position which includes managing a team of staff.
  • Applicants must be registered with the SSSC
  • Applicants MUST be able to provide two references from current childcare positions or if recently qualified, from a college tutor. These are required to be testimonial style references which comment on the candidates' suitability for the post.
  • All applicants selected for interview will be asked to prepare a 5 minute presentation on a relevant topic for this position.
  • Short listed candidates will be asked to undergo a practical assessment, which may involve questions from our children and staff team.

 

Closing Date: Tuesday 15 August 2017

 



See also:
2. JD Nursery Deputy Manager.doc
4. Person Specification Nursery Deputy Manager.docx
b) Terms and Conditions of Service -Nursery staff - updated 11.2.16.docx