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Nursery Deputy Manager

Integra People are looking for a passionate and dedicated deputy managers to work in our wonderful village nursery based in lees, Oldham.

Role and responsibility

  • To liaise with the managers on a daily basis.

  • To work as part of the nursery team.

  • To make decisions on the day-to-day running of the nursery in the absence of a Manager.

  • To follow all the nurseries administrative procedures.

  • To be a positive role model to other staff throughout the nursery

  • To have a thorough working knowledge of the nurseries policies and procedures.

  • To assist in the training of staff within the nursery.

  • In the absence of a Manager to manage staffing levels and to deploy staff where necessary throughout setting.

  • To attend meetings as part of the management team.

  • To be flexible with shifts and staying behind etc to ensure all shifts are covered in the event of staff sickness etc

  • Fire checks/read meters/Risk assessments/Housekeeping

  • To ensure that the nursery consistently meets the requirements set out in the Early Years Foundation Stage to a minimum good standard.

  • To monitor any safeguarding issues following local authority procedures.

  • Prepare the nursery for Ofsted inspections and action any recommendations made by the inspector ensuring a minimum good grade is awarded.


  • Level 3 in Childcare as a minimum

  • previous management experience of working in a nursery environment.


  • enthusiasm, professionalism and creativity


  • Free parking in nursery car park

  • Competitive salary

  • staff rewards and recongnision

  • support with career progression

  • accredited training