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Deputy Pre-school Manager

Little Willows Preschool
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30 June 2021 01:00 PM
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  • From £9.00 per hour (negotiable)
  • Minimum of 35 hours per week (term time only)*

* With the flexibility to work a variety of hours during the pre-school day which is 7.45-am – 5.45pm

Are you an experienced Early Years Practitioner?

Do you have the passion and vision to support the leadership of our small, friendly preschool? 

Have you got experience in delivering Breakfast and Afterschool Club sessions?

We have an exciting opportunity for a passionate, dedicated Deputy Manager to join Little Willows Pre-school.

We are looking to appoint an inspirational Deputy Pre-school Manager for the village of Walsham-le-Willows, which is located within easy access of Bury St Edmunds, Stowmarket, Diss and Thetford.  We provide childcare for children from the age of 2, within the pre-school, and up to 11 years in our Wrap Around Clubs.

You will be supporting the established leadership team and will lead in developing the pre-school provision. You will be an individual who has a passion for early years education and can inspire and motivate others.

You must:

  • be committed, organised and flexible
  • have excellent leadership and stakeholder facing skills
  • be able to support the manager in providing high quality wrap around care to primary aged children.

Responsible to: The Pre-school Manager (Little Willows Preschool is a charity run by parents and volunteers) Registered charity number: 1050897

For an informal chat about the position or to arrange a Covid safe visit please contact Sarah Diggins, Pre-school Manager on (01359) 258702.

If you think you have the skills required for this position, then we would love to hear from you.

To apply, please download an application pack from the related information section.

Please return your completed application form to: The Committee, Little Willows Pre-school, Wattisfield Road, Walsham-le-Willows IP31 3BD or email to: sarah.littlewillows@googlemail.com

Interviews: w/c 5 July 2021.

Please note applicants will only be contacted if they are successfully shortlisted for interview

Little Willows Pre-school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We follow safer recruitment practices to protect children. The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and suitable references.




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