Deputy Nursery Manager

We are seeking to employ a well-qualified, enthusiastic & experienced Deputy Nursery Manager to join our dedicated and hardworking nursery team.  Working alongside a team of experienced practitioners, you will help lead & develop further an excellent provision for children from two to four years old at Nerrols Primary School, part of the Richard Huish Trust.

Nerrols Nursery has a flourishing reputation within the local area and provides children with high quality, creative and imaginative Early Years care and education.  It is located within a purpose built nursery provision situated within the Early Years area of the school, with a dedicated nursery garden, mud kitchen and wildlife area.

We are looking for:

  • A compassionate & hardworking EYFS practitioner
  • Someone who has excellent interpersonal skills with children, staff, parents & fellow professionals
  • A dedicated & self-motivated individual who is able to enthuse & inspire others
  • Someone with a good sense of humour, a great team player, with an ability to laugh even if it is not that funny, essentially, an Early Years superhero!

We can offer you:

  • A caring and energetic team
  • A dedicated & supportive working environment
  • On-going professional development

Closing date:        2nd November 2021

Interviews:           w/c 8th November 2021

Start date:            As soon as possible

Salary:                 Grade 13, point 6.  (£19,698) £21,295 per annum actual

Hours:                  40 hours per week.  7:30am-6pm – four days a week

Contract term:      All year round, permanent position

You may wish to discuss the role in more detail prior to application, if so please contact Andrea Bolton on 01823 792669 or email

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We are also happy to receive applications and covering letters by post or email.  To apply, please send your Application Form (CV’s not accepted) with a covering letter addressed to The Nursery Manager to

All appointments are subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks, including a satisfactory Enhanced Criminal Records with Barred List check through the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).