Room Leader

Job Title: Room Leader
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Norwood
Salary: £24000
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: AT - 323
Contact Name: Andrea Tyler
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 12, 2019 15:54

Job Description

Are you an Experienced Room Leader living near West Norwood?

Do you want a new and exciting permanent position in this area?

If so we can help, we are currently recruiting on behalf of a Nursery looking for an experienced Room Leader to join their well-established team. The Room Leader post is for the Baby Room.

This Setting is inside a detached Victorian House and is open Monday to Friday from 07:30-18:30, 50 weeks of the year for children aged 3 months - 5 years and has places for up to 55 children a day. This setting has 2 dedicated age-appropriate rooms which are free-flow onto their own large garden with a huge sandpit, vegetable patch, mud kitchen, lawn and decking area. The Nursery is easily accessible by bus and train, and is within walking distance to the local station and amenities.  

Salary & benefits include:

  • £24,000 pa
  • 40 hours a week
  • 5 days
  • Additional Early Years training
  • Excellent Transport links

Your role will include:

  • Ensuring all the children r’[each their highest potential throughout their development
  • Providing high quality care for the children within the setting
  • Building and maintaining good relationships with children and parents, attending parent and staff meetings
  • Implementing the EYFS curriculum, Completing observations, planning and any additional paperwork for your key children
  • Supporting children with additional needs and IEP’s
  • Ability to work well within a team


All candidates must have:

  • Either an NVQ Level 3 or Equivalent in Childcare and Education
  • Excellent knowledge of the EYFS curriculum, Statutory Requirements and Ofsted Standards
  • Excellent Knowledge of Safeguarding and child protection
  • A strong understanding of child development
  • A passion for working with the under-fives
  • Previous experience as a Room Leader or in a similar role
  • Ability to support children in becoming independent learners
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • The ability to use your own initiative
  • An understanding of all nursery duties
  • Outstanding time keeping and attendance record
  • A positive & friendly nature
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal

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 **

**StaffBank is an Equal Opportunities Employer**

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