Hillcrest Enterprises

HH19/235, Deputy Manager

Job ref: HH19/235
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Deputy Manager
Hours per week:
40 hours
Rate of pay:
£23,947 - £24,831 per annum
Contract terms:
Closing Date:
13 Dec 2019 23:59

The Service

Nightingale Nursery is an early year’s day service providing care to children under school age, the service cater for up to 48 children across 3 dedicated age ranges. The nursery is situated in the Quartermile area of Edinburgh.

The Job

We are looking for an enthusiastic Deputy Manager, with previous experience of being a Senior Room Supervisor and knowledge of the day to day operations within the nursery.  The individual should have an awareness of good childcare practice and have experience of working with children from 3 months to 5 years.  Individuals should be able to lead a team to plan and provide age appropriate activities and assess and respond to children’s learning needs in their room as well as the ability to lead and manage staff.

The Candidate

The successful candidate will have experience of working with children aged 0-5 years and of supervising staff.  SVQ Level 4 in Children’s Care Learning & Development and PDA in Supervision, or a willingness to undertake this qualification, would be an advantage.

You will have a warm, friendly and responsive approach and work well as part of a team.

All successful candidates will be required to obtain registration with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) within 6 months of taking up the post.  For more information about registration please visit; www.sssc.uk.com/registration

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