Haxby Playgroups are seeking a deputy manager or aspiring deputy manager for an early years’ setting for 1 year.
Do you have any experience managing within an early years’ setting? If not have you got lots of common sense and would you like to try?
Haxby Playgroups @ Headlands is a happy, thriving pre-school playgroup with our own purpose built area on the school site. We are a happy supportive staff and we need a deputy for a year.
We are always seeking to be better and, as such, you could have a real impact on our setting if you wished. You will be supported to carry out management duties and these can be allocated according to your strengths.
The job will involve working as a practitioner within the setting and having a group of key children, being in charge of the day to day running of the setting and management of the staff during the absence of the manager (usually 1 day a week), other management duties to be allocated according to your strengths and areas you wish to develop.
Essential criteria are a relevant L3 qualification in childcare, 2 years experience in a setting, plenty of common sense, a sense of humour and a passion for child centred learning. In return you will be welcomed as part of our lovely staff team and have a happy year with our fabulous children.
Please contact the manager for more details, an application pack, an informal chat or to arrange a look round.
Phone: 01904 768966
Hours are negotiable but currently 25 hours per week over 4 days, term time only.
Pay scale: £9.10 per hour
The successful applicant will require an enhanced DBS check and to supply two referees.
The closing date for applications is Friday 25th January.