Assistant Operations Manager – Childcare Services

£35,000 - £39,000 per annum dependent on experience
19 Nov 2020
07 Dec 2020
Full Time
Contract Type


Assistant Operations Manager – Childcare Services​

Children and Young People Department

£35,000 - £39,000 per annum dependent on experience

37.5 hours per week

An incredible new opportunity has been created for you to join Nottinghamshire YMCA’s Childcare Department. As an experienced childcare professional, you will deliver the day to day operations of the Breakfast / After-School Club as well as leading our ambitious growth programme to acquire new Childcare and Nursery sites.

Providing strategic leadership to your team, you will ensure compliance with Ofsted regulations and work with our Funding Team to seek out new opportunities and funding streams.  An excellent communicator you will manage stakeholder relationships including Head Teachers, Ofsted, parents, and carers. 

You will draw on your qualifications, skills, and experience to ensure children engage in safe and enjoyable sports, craft, and STEAM activities. Working with the Executive Management Team and Operations Manager, you will be pivotal in creating a nursery provision at our new YMCA Newark and Sherwood Activity Village.  

An expert in your field, you will act as Safeguarding Officer for the department and will co deliver training across the Association.

With proven experience working with 0 – 11 year olds, you will be a competent people manager committed to quality service provision, with experience of working within Ofsted/EYFS frameworks and inspection requirements.

Our department is entering into an exciting period of transformation and we would love you to be part of the journey. If this role sounds like you, please apply by visiting our website .

If you would like to discuss this role in more detail, please contact HR on 07467 818599

This role is subject to an enhanced DBS check that we will pay for.

Please note we are unable to accept CV’s unless accompanied by a standard application form.

Closing Date: Monday 7th December 2020 at 9am

Virtual Interview Dates Arranged: TBC

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