Senior Room Leader

Job Role (s):
Leadership / Management, Room Leader
£23,600 Per Annum
Excellent benefits
Contract Type:

We are recruiting for an experienced level 3 qualified Senior Room leader/Third In Charge to join a lovely nursery in Highbury, Islington.  Candidates will need to have excellent communication skills, an interest in child development and a good working knowledge of EYFS Curriculum.

Person Specification:

NNEB, Cache or NVQ level 3 Childcare qualification

Experience of working in a childcare setting and caring for toddlers

Good interpersonal and team building skills

Basic Food Hygiene Certificate (Desirable)

Paediatric First Aid (Desirable)

Some of the Senior Room leader responsibilities will include:

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


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