12 Oct 2020
£22,000 - £23,000 per annum
Nursery Room Leader needed in Croydon
£22,000-23,000 per annum!
Ref No. PK44316
On behalf of a fantastic Nursery in the Croydon area we are currently recruiting for a Room Leader to join their wonderful team for the 2-3 year old Room. You will support the Nursery Manager with the management of the setting for your specific room, and as such you will be a dynamic leader who can maximise the talent and experience of a strong Nursery team, ensuring that the team delivers exceptional childcare on a day to day basis.
This is a full time, permanent position working 40 hours per week in an extremely rewarding and fulfilling setting. The role come with a salary of £22,000-23,000 per annum and there are great opportunities for progression in the future within the organisation. Candidates looking to take a step up to their first Room Leader position will be considered and the company provides excellent further training and development potential.
The Nursery is only a short walk from both West and East Croydon train station with excellent public transport links.
You will ensure that the children are cared for in a happy and stimulating environment whilst being responsible for their physical, emotional social and intellectual wellbeing.
You will effectively lead the staff team, providing day to day guidance and support to all staff in your Room
You must ensure the safety of children is paramount, and be aware of any potential dangers around them
You will be responsible for feeding, washing and changing the children, and generally tending to their physical needs
You will need to plan and participate in activities to engage and teach the child, eg. music, painting, reading etc.
You will need to liaise with parents and your surrounding team members, monitor progress, keep records and reports, and communicate any suggested improvements that can be made to help the child's development
Ensure you help maintain the health and safety guidelines, being reliable, proactive and enthusiastic at all times
Skills and experience
NVQ/CACHE Level 3 preferred
A good understanding and knowledge of EYFS
Excellent organisational skills with the ability to work to targets and deadlines
Ideally 2+ years' experience of working in a nursery
For more information please call Phil King on 0118 309 4222