Room Leader


  • £19000 per annum, Benefits: Training, 28 days holiday, annual pay increase,pension scheme.
  • Posted: 08/09/2017
  • London SW20 0JY London
  • Job Ref: 582101066
  • Permanent

Job Details

Superb nursery in the Raynes Park area is recruiting for a Room Leader to join their team. This nursery is rated 'Good' by Ofsted and is well established in the area. Working with children aged 0-5 years old, the role includes the following main duties:
" To ensure the children are cared for in a happy, safe and stimulating environment
" To lead the age group team in order for them to plan, prepare and review the curriculum
" Keep up-to-date with innovative ideas and trends for child care
" To lead and manage the their team, this involves recruitment and retention, providing guidance, managing training and support to all staff. This to be actioned in conjunction with the management team.
" Maintain staff ratios within their rooms
" Create strong links with parents. Providing Parents with the information, support and communication that is required
" Overseeing of all planning, activities, preparation and outings for that age group
" Implementing and reinforcing the policies, procedures and processes within the age group rooms

Experience & Skills Required
" CACHE / NNEB/ NVQ level 3 or equivalent
" Minimum 2 years' post qualification experience
" Minimum 1 years' experience as a room leader
" Significant and recent experience of working with children aged 0 to 5 years.
" Excellent communication, interpersonal and organisational skills
" Exceptional knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage and Health & Safety legislation
" Outstanding implementation of the OFSTED standards
" Strong people management skills
" Experience in Phonics- letters & sounds (preschool)

Please note that this post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (1974) and all applicants are required to undergo an Enhanced Disclosure Check.