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Room Leader

Job Title: Room Leader
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wandsworth
Industry:
Salary: £19-22,000 DOE
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BB - WandsworthRL
Contact Name: Bethany Bradford
Contact Email: bethany@staffbankjobs.com
Job Published: August 03, 2020 09:12

Job Description

Are you an Experienced Room Leader living near Wandsworth?
 
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 a Room Leader/Senior Mentor to join their expanding team. This nursery recently rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted has spacious rooms enabling the children to develop and grow with a wide range of activities each day. They also provide various extra curricular activities such as performing arts, ballet, music, art and more. 
 
They are operational 51 weeks of the year, open Monday – Friday 07:00 – 19:00 and cater for up to 96 children per day. They are looking for someone who is passionate about children and wants to build each child’s learning and development every day. 
 
Salary & benefits include:
£19-22,000 DOE
40 hours a week
28 days holiday (including bank holidays)
Uniform provided
Annual Awards night 
Additional Early Years training
Excellent Transport links (buses and trains)
 
Your role will include:
Ensuring all the children reach 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
Leading a team of practitioners and ensuring their work is carried out to a high standard
Monitor staff performance and suggest training where appropriate 
Motivating and supporting the team at all times 
Assisting and maintaining a high level of hygiene throughout the nursery
 
All candidates must have:
A minimum of an NVQ Level 3 in Childcare and Education or equivalent
Paediatric First Aid and Safeguarding is desired but not essential 
Two years post qualifying experience
The ability to work well and lead a team
Excellent knowledge and understanding of the EYFS, Ofsted & Safeguarding
Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
Outstanding time keeping and attendance record
A positive & friendly nature
 
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**