Room leader

Job Role (s):
Leadership / Management, Room Leader
£22,000 to £23,000 Per Annum
Excellent benefits
Contract Type:

Based in Mortlake , East London, Staff Match are recruiting for a 2 full-time Room Leaders for Baby and Toddler Room. Candidates will need to have a good understanding of EYFS curriculum, be caring and have a genuine desire to working with children under 2 years of age.

Person Specification:

NVQ level 3 Childcare qualification

Experience of motivating and leading teams

Basic Food Hygiene Certificate (Desirable)

Paediatric First Aid (Desirable)

Some of your responsibilities will include:

  • To work within the framework of the Children Act, the Early Years Foundation Stage, Statutory Framework, the Nursery’s Policies and Procedures and current legislation relating to childcare
  • To implement and evaluate a plan of suitable experiences and activities for the children in your care, providing a safe and stimulating environment for the children to develop.
  • To ensure that health and safety and security measures are constantly maintainedPreparation and maintenance of appropriate children’s records, observations and learning journeys and a system of planning for individuals needs and next steps.
  • To work in close partnership with parents and key interfacing groups.
  • To attend ALL out of working hours’ activities, e.g. training, staff meetings, parent’s evenings, events, etc.
  • To organise room meetings to ensure good team motivation, information sharing and planning.
  • To respect and maintain confidentiality in relation to children, families, staff and the nursery.Supervise, direct, support, motivate and performance manage the staff team.
  • To identify training needs of your room staff.
  • Working 40 hours per week


Excellent benefits that include training, uniform, and further career progression.