Nursery Room Leader (pre school) – Playtime Nursery, Shepperton
New starter bonus £1,000 (as per T&Cs)
Do children fill you with awe and wonder? Consider yourself a good leader? If so, then please read on as we have a fantastic opportunity for a pre-school Nursery Room Leader to join our nursery in Shepperton
The Nursery Room Leader will be assisting and support the Nursery Manager in the day-to-day management and running of the Nursery. The pre school Nursery Room Leader is a full-time, permanent role however opportunities for reduced hours may be considered for the right candidate. This position is offering a competitive basic salary and additional wider benefits, including opportunities for future career progression.
Our nursery is open plan and provides a warm and stimulating environment as well as a unique 3 storey built soft play area and two outdoor areas. One with shelter allowing children to experience outside in all weather conditions. Our bright and airy rooms give our children lots of space to explore, play and learn.
We would love you to join our team as we embark on accreditation to 'The Curiosity Approach', promoting awe and wonder in early childhood. This is a unique style of learning for children to be engaged in the joy of doing rather than the end result.
Nursery Room Leader – Qualifications & Experience
You must hold a minimum L3 childcare qualification with a passion to upskill further
Be a positive role model to our children and your team!
Do you want to work for an organisation that respects individuality and creativity?
Wanting to work within a large group that maintains an independent feel?
Have strong EYFS knowledge
Previous experience implementing an EYFS curriculum
Nursery Room Leader – Key Responsibilities
Act as Room Leader and to implement the EYFS curriculum.
Lead planning for the EYFS curriculum and maintain accurate children’s records.
Assume deputy responsibilities in the absence of the deputy manager if required to do so.
Support, mentor and supervise room staff in their day-to-day duties and monitor their paperwork including planning and learning journeys on a regular basis.
Provide high standards of quality within the nursery including the environment, resources and experiences offered to children.
Remain up-to-date with current developments in childcare and education policies and practices.
Ensure that the nutritional needs of the children are met and that Food Safety Regulations are complied with.
If you feel you have what it takes to be considered for this role please contact us today, we are waiting to hear from you!
*We are an equal opportunities employer. However, due to the nature of the role the successful applicant must be able to undertake and provide a clear enhanced DBS check and satisfactory referencing.
Shepperton Playtime Nursery is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.