Deputy Manager


Seymour Hill Preschool Playgroup

Employer Location: County Antrim
Phone Number: 02895083253

Job description

The Deputy will support the Manager on a daily basis and take lead in their absent. .


  • The Deputy will support the Manager on a daily basis and take lead in their absent.
  • Assist the Manager in providing a high standard of care and education for children in a Preschool funded setting.
  • Help provide a safe and stimulating play in a caring and welcoming environment.
  • Have knowledge and understanding using the Northern Ireland Preschool Curriculum.
  • To engage as part of an effective team and able to plan activities independently.
  • Record observations and assist with weekly planning providing a stimulating range of age appropriate activities.
  • Listen to, encourage, enable and stimulate children and ensure their safekeeping.
  • Keep records up to date and complete daily risk assessments.
  • Develop new ideas which will enhance the childrens play and learning.
  • Ensure the Preschool room is cleaned and set up for next session.
  • Implement all of the Preschool policies and procedures that are in place.

Skills and Qualifications

Essential Skills

  • NVQ Level 5 or equivalent.
  • Previous PAID experience working within a Preschool setting.
  • Knowledge of the Preschool curriculum.
  • Child Protection.
  • First Aid.

Further Information

Work time: 8am - 4pm. This post is term time and temporary until June 2024.

Application Information

Email for application form.

Vacancy ID
Job Sector
Childcare and Social Work
To be confirmed.
No. vacancies
Contract Type
Weekly hours
Published date
Closing date
8am - 4pm

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