Level 3 Deputy Manager – Borehamwood

Full time
Posted 1 year ago

Our client is a small setting nursery, based in nature and is influenced by the Scandinavian sentiment. We are looking to expand and seeking a deputy manager to join our friendly team; to lead, inspire and elevate our childcare to the highest of standards.

Our nursery is registered to look after 28 children and aims to create a safe, fun and stimulating environment whilst encouraging learning through play.


  • Level 3 qualification in Childcare.
  • Driving License
  • 2 years’ experience in childcare
  • English qualification (GCSE or above)


  • Support the day-to-day running of the nursery and assist the Nursery Manager with administrative duties associated with the management of the nursery.
  • Maintaining records on children and families.
  • Maintaining processes and keeping personnel records.
  • Maintaining effective methods of communication with children, staff, parents and carers in line with the statutory framework and aiming for Ofsted excellence.
  • Recruitment and retention of staff and arranging staffing/rotas in accordance with statutory regulations and budgets.
  • Engage and encourage the children by developing and maintaining professional relationships with parents, local authority departments, regulatory bodies and other agencies.
  • Ensure that practice and provision in the nursery meets the requirements of the Early Years Foundation Stage.

Required Skills:

  • Having sufficient knowledge and experience in administrative duties.
  • Good problem-solving skills.
  • Commitment to enhance the experiences of children and find new ways to improve teaching methods.
  • Having sufficient experience of managing a team within a nursery setting.
  • Exhibiting a passion for seeing the children develop, grow and progress.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £27,000.00-£30,000.00 per year


  • Casual dress
  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Discounted or free food
  • Employee discount
  • Free parking
  • On-site parking
  • Sick pay


  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday

School type:

  • Day nursery
  • Maintained nursery school
  • Preschool
  • Private nursery school

Application question(s):

  • Do you have Level 3 qualification in Childcare?


  • Level 3 Childcare (required)

Work authorization:

  • United Kingdom (required)

Work Location: Borehamwood

Job Features

Job CategoryNursery Jobs

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