Room leader

Reference:
VAC-581
Job Role (s):
Leadership / Management, Room Leader
Salary:
£19,500 Per Annum
Benefits:
Excellent
Town/City:
Southwark
Contract Type:
Permanent

We are recruiting for an experienced level 3 Room leader to join a lovely nursery in based in Southwark, South London.  Candidates will need to have excellent communication skills, and a genuine passion to working with children under 5 years.

Person Specification:

NVQ level 3 Childcare qualification

Experience of working in a childcare setting and supporting children’s development  

Basic Food Hygiene Certificate (Desirable)

Paediatric First Aid (Desirable)


Some of the Room Leader responsibilities will include:

  • Supporting and directing staff in the room to deliver high standards of care and education.
  • Observing children and managing their learning and development records
  • Compliance with EYFS and planning exciting age appropriate activities both indoors and outdoors
  • Key worker responsibilities to recording children’s development
  • Working in partnership with parents and key interfacing groups
  • Working to nursery policy and procedures in relation to Safeguarding, Health & Safety
  • Attending parents evenings and supporting open days
  • Attending staff meetings and training as required
  • Working 40 hours per week (hours may be spread over 4 or 5 days)

Benefits:

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

Due to the nature of this job, candidates will be subject to UK eligibility checks together with Enhance Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks

For immediate interview please email Staff Match your up to date CV or call 0333 323 3983