Are you passionate about outcomes for Children and their families?

Here is your chance to be part of one of our existing childcare teams and help make a difference.

We have the following exciting job opportunity available!


Role: Deputy Manager/Room Lead

Location:  Giggles Nursery, Gainsborough Adventure Playground, Gainsborough DN21 1NL

Contract type: Permanent

Hours: 37 hours per week

About Children’s Links

This is an exciting opportunity to join our team and progress your career with a national charity that have been providing amazing services to children and families since 1993.

Children’s Links is a progressive and innovative national charity that works with children, young people, families, communities and other children’s sector professionals to improve the quality of children’s life experiences and ensure that they can achieve their full potential.

About the Role

  • All staff are required to safeguard children, young people and adults. All staff are required to access the organisational policies, also the Local Safeguarding Children Board and the Local Safeguarding Adults Board policies and procedures that underpin the safeguarding agenda. 
  • Line management and effective deployment of staff
  • Ensure the safeguarding of children and staff within the setting in line with internal and LSCB guidelines
  • Support the manager in the recruitment, induction and performance management of staff.
  • To maintain records that fulfil Ofsted requirements as laid out in the EYFS and all other administrative duties associated with the childcare provision
  • Responsibility for the management of the nursery in the absence of the manager
  • To work with parents and outside agencies to ensure children are able to reach their potential
  • Undertaking administration, record keeping identified by Manager including; documents associated with EYFS, H&S, First Steps, Child protection and SENCO, Tapestry

 Job Description

If you wish to apply, please download the below application form and return to [email protected]

Application Form

In return for your commitment we offer the opportunity to join an open, supportive and tight knit organisation. Our fantastic work stems from our caring, family culture, which is at the heart of everything we do. We are an ambitious, inclusive team where voices are heard.

Closing Date: 05.11.2021

Interview date 08.11.2021


Children’s Links recognises and actively promotes the benefits of a diverse workforce and is committed to treating all employees with dignity and respect, regardless of race, gender, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion or belief. We therefore welcome applications from all sections of the community.