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Nursery Deputy Manager - Full-time

River Mill Primary School, Dartford

  • Ref:KCC886-2112-54S
  • Posted:14/10/2021
  • Pay:KR5 £19723 - £20893 FTE to be pro-rated
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:05/11/2021 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC


River Mill is looking to recruit a Nursery Deputy Manager to join our new primary school in Dartford.

The salary will be KR 5 (£16,194- £17,155 Actual) - Term time only (38 weeks), starting at 8.30-4.30pm Monday to Friday with 45 mins lunch break

  • Do you have an infectious smile?
  • Are you able to play within the imaginary world of children?
  • Can you make a mud pie and create glittery play dough?

If you have answered yes, to all three questions, and are looking for your next full-time career destination; then River Mill nursery would be delighted to welcome you into the staff team.

River Mill nursery is at the start of a new, exciting journey and bringing new members of staff into the team.   We are able to offer you the daily experience of working with amazing children, laughing with a like-minded colleague and the opportunity to bring your own flair into the setting. 

We are looking for a passionate and enthusiastic Level 2 or 3 qualified deputy manager to join our nursery.  We also have a great package of staff benefits including: contribution to gym membership, a well-being day, access to certain benefits through Health Assured and contribution to the staff Christmas party!

The right candidate:

  • must have an Early Years Qualification (Level 2 or 3)
  • Experience of working in a early years setting
  • have a secure knowledge of child development
  • must work well as part of a small team and
  • bring excitement into the curriculum

Information about the school

River Mill is a new free school that has opened in the centre of Dartford. We are part of Connect Schools Academy Trust, which is a MAT with schools in Dartford, Tonbridge and Bromley and is made up of 6 like-minded schools. This enables us to deliver highly effective CPD opportunities and structure for professional development and career progression.

We are a friendly and welcoming school with a diverse community of learners and have high expectations for all our pupils and celebrate their many skills and talents.

We have a brand new school building with extensive grounds and excellent teaching resources, ICT provision, spacious classrooms, a happy and supportive staff team and happy, motivated children. Our creative STEM curriculum and curriculum drivers promote engagement and enjoyment as well as developing the skills and knowledge for life-long learning.

Connect Schools Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

We are committed to achieving equal opportunities in employment and service delivery.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Lisa Dunstall
  • Address:Central Road, Dartford, Kent, DA1 5JN
  • Telephone: 01689 821716
  • Email: ldunstall@CSAT.org.uk
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).