Pre-School Room Leader Needed in Borehamwood

Job Title: Pre-School Room Leader Needed in Borehamwood
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Borehamwood
Salary: £18,000 - £21,000
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: NL19
Contact Name: Hannah Lawrence
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 16, 2016 14:33

Job Description

A Private Day Nursery is looking for a Pre-School Room leader to join their team. The setting is located in heart of Borehamwood, open Monday to Friday between the hours of 7.30am-6.30pm and is operational 51 weeks of the year. The setting cares for up to 98 children aged three months to five years.

The Nursery provides committed and stimulating learning experiences for all children who attend, ensuring they get the best possible start for their life ahead. The setting consists of three spacious rooms, including an Under 2’s Room, a Toddlers (2-3) Room and a Pre-School (3-5) Room with access to a large outdoor area with impact safety surfacing.

The position of Pre-School Room Leader involves managing a team of Practitioners to ensure a high standard of care and education is delivered in line with the EYFS curriculum. The room caters for up to 22 children aged three to five years and you will be responsible for your own key children and overseeing all children’s records. You will be required to work on a 40 hours per week rota, with rotational early and late shifts.

Exciting benefits include:

  • £18,000- £21,000 per annum
  • 28 days holiday including Bank Holidays
  • Free uniform
  • Parking available
  • Ongoing training and support
  • Good Transport links

Your role will include:

  • Leading the Pre-School staff and ensuring a friendly, caring and relaxing environment is encouraged
  • Ensuring daily routines are adhered to and children’s records are kept up to date
  • Planning age-appropriate activities linked to the EYFS, ensuring that children reach their highest potential throughout their development
  • Encouraging 'School Readiness’, such as Reading, Writing and Fine Motor Skills to help children prepare for their next stage in life
  • Supervising and supporting the staff and students in your room
  • Following all Nurseries Policies and Procedures
  • Completing risk assessments within the room and the garden
  • Attending parent and staff meetings as and when required
  • Ensuring hygiene standards are enforced at all times

All candidates must have:

  • A NVQ Level 3 in Childcare and Education or equivalent
  • Previous Room Leader experience
  • Sound knowledge of the EYFS
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • The ability to support and lead a team

If you feel you would like to be considered for the above position, get in contact today. You can either send your CV or call us, we do have a 24 hour on call facility should you wish to speak outside of your working hours.

** This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Certificate and Early Years references**

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