Nursery Deputy Manager

  • Mama Bear's Day Nursery
  • Whitchurch, Bristol, UK
  • 26 Mar, 2024
Full time Deputy Manager/Assistant Manager Room Leader/Team Leader

Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Deputy Manager to join our friendly team at Mama Bear’s Day Nursery, Whitchurch, Bristol. If you are looking to take the next step in your career this role could be for you.  The setting is conveniently located on the Bristol road with good transport links and has the added convenience of onsite parking.


The nursery is a dedicated pre-school taking children from 2 years old upwards and offers a stimulating, safe and welcoming environment . In the Pre School, children are prepared for ‘big school’ while still being able to enjoy exploring their surroundings at their own pace. We are searching for someone who is as passionate about providing an exceptional standard of care as we are.

 As Deputy Manager, you will join the leadership team and support with the management of the nursery where you will lead a team of dedicated staff, ensuring the highest standard and quality of care.

To be considered for the role, you must demonstrate the following:

  • Previous supervisory experience within an Early Years Setting
  • Hold a Full and Relevant Level 3 Early Years Qualification as a minimum
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of the EYFS
  • Exceptional organisational skills with the ability to work to targets and deadlines
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Knowledge of Ofsted standards, Health & Safety and Child Protection Legislation

This role is a full time position, 40 hours per week. We offer a competitive salary dependent on qualifications and experience. Generous benefits include 28 days holiday per year, on going training and development, free uniform, free lunch, 50% childcare discount, and a company pension scheme.

Due to the nature of this job, it will be necessary for a criminal record disclosure to be undertaken. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people where all staff and volunteers share this commitment. Mama Bear's Day Nursery is an Equal Opportunities employer.

Nursery Name

Whitchurch Pre-school - Bristol Road