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Deputy Room Leader - Full-time

Bronte School, Gravesend

  • Ref:KCC886-6026-54S
  • Posted:18/09/2019
  • Pay:Bronte Nursery Pay Scale
  • Start Date:As soon as possible
  • App Close Date:25/09/2019 at 08:00
  • Interviews:To be arranged


                                          Deputy Room Leader

                                              Bronte Nursery

                                     Required as soon as possible

Person Specification and Qualifications

Applications will be welcomed from those with a Level 2 or Level 3 childcare qualification and experience in an early years setting. The successful candidate will have a commitment to providing a high standard of care to children together with a conscientious and willing approach. 

Terms and Conditions

The role reports to the Nursery Manager. The hours of work will be 40 hours per week.  This is based on a four day shift pattern of an early 7.15am - 5.15pm, late 8.30am - 6.30pm and middle shifts 8.00am - 6.00pm. Your remuneration will be £18,408.00 per annum and includes an allowance for the equivalent of 4 weeks paid annual leave plus Bank Holidays.  At busy times you may be asked to work additional paid hours.  The Nursery pension scheme is available.


Applications should comprise of a completed Nursery application form and a covering letter, which should briefly summarise the candidate’s background and reasons for applying. Applications may be sent as a hard copy or in electronic form to Miss Susan Allison by post or email susan.allison@bronteschool.co.uk by Tuesday 25th September 2019.  Interview date to be arranged.

Anyone who is considering applying and who would like to discuss any aspects of the role is most welcome to contact the Nursery Manager,

Miss Suki Bains (suki.bains@brontenursery.co.uk)

Bronte Nursery, 21 Pelham Road, Gravesend, Kent DA11 8QW; 01474 355106 (t); www.brontenursery.co.uk


Bronte School and Nursery Ltd is an equal opportunities employer. The School and the Nursery are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate for this post will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.






Information about the school

Bronte Nursery aims to provide a happy, bright setting for childhood life and growth. giving children an affectionate, secure environment, at the same time as providing the best possible momentum in development, education and growth.

A high priority is given to communication with parents. Childcare practitioners are encouraged to use their initiative and to look after the children in a caring, tender and devoted way, with warm, purposeful guidance and help.

The Nursery, which has a maximum capacity of 109 children, is set in an attractive Victorian building, on Pelham Road, Gravesend. On the ground and first floors, there are 5 children’s rooms, all recently fully refurbished, together with a hall/dining area, the nursery office and the manager’s office. On the second floor, there is a staff room and a meeting room. Outdoors, there is pleasant garden and play space.

Job Contact Information

Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.