Deputy Childcare Manager

Pay £19,545 per year
Location 129 Exning Road, Newmarket CB8 0EL
Hours 40 hours
Deadline 17th January
Interviews 22nd January


Job role

YMCA Trinity Group has an exciting opportunity for a motivated, skilled, enthusiastic and committed Deputy Childcare Manager.


This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to support our Childcare Manager to lead our Newmarket childcare provision. The successful candidate will be imaginative, have vision, drive and the ability to motivate. They will be flexible, approachable and able to demonstrate professional leadership and management as well as being able to demonstrate outstanding knowledge of the standards required by Ofsted.


Applicants should have the following qualities:


  • Qualified with a relevant Early Years degree, or equivalent
  • A minimum of three years post qualifying experience
  • At least two years’ management experience
  • A thorough knowledge of current legislation, guidance and standards relating to early years
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Excellent IT skills

Days and hours


This role is to be worked Monday to Friday, 36 hours per week and is Term Time plus 2 weeks (40 weeks a year).

Salary and benefits


In return we are offering a salary of £19,545 per year, additional benefits we offer are:


  • Competitive rates of pay and pension
  • DBS Cost Paid
  • Induction Programme and on the job Training Opportunities
  • Regular Supervisions
  • Internal progression opportunities
  • Employee Assistance Programme

Closing date


This vacancy closes on Friday 17 January 2020 with interviews to be arranged for Wednesday 22 January 2020.

Contact us


If you are interested and would like to know more, please feel free to get in touch for an informal chat about this role. Contact our friendly Childcare Manager Jess Booth: / or Amanda Spence, Childcare Programme Manager :, both can also be contacted on 01638 676556.

Apply now


For more information please see the Job Description (220KB, PDF).

To apply, please see our Application Guidance (116KB, Word), complete an Application Form (113KB, Word) and an Equality and Diversity Form (109KB, Word).

Please forward to or by post to:

YMCA Trinity Group
Rightwell East
PE3 8DX.


YMCA Trinity Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults at risk and expects all staff to share this commitment.