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Room Leader and Nursery Nurse Needed

Job Title: Room Leader and Nursery Nurse Needed
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Croydon
Industry:
Salary: £16-19,000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: SB13
Contact Name: Christine Brannagan
Contact Email: christine@staffbankjobs.com
Job Published: May 05, 2017 17:03

Job Description

Room Leader and Nursery Nurse needed in Croydon

Nursery situated in Croydon is looking for a Room Leader and Nursery Nurse to join their Toddler Room. The nursery is operational 51 weeks of the year, closed on Bank holidays and Christmas break. They are open Monday – Friday 08:00-18:00 and cater for up to 80 children aged between 3 months – 5 years.

The nursery ensures that they support all the children’s individual needs and help them to reach their highest potential throughout their learning and development.  The nursery has a ground floor for the under 2 age group which is split into 4 rooms with a separate Baby Room and the first floor is for children aged 3 – 5 years old. The nursery has a large garden where the children can explore their outdoor environment.

The positions will be working with children aged 2-3 years old within the Toddler Room. You will ensure that the room is run to a high standard and assist the other staff within the room. You will be responsible for key children and ensure all their developmental needs are met in line with the EYFS.

Exciting benefits include:

  • £17-£19,000 per annum (Room Leader)
  • £15-£17,000 per annum (Nursery Nurse)
  • 20 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Uniform provided
  • Additional Early Years training
  • Excellent Transport links
  • Dedicated support from the management team
  • Room for progression

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
  • Implementing the EYFS curriculum
  • Providing exciting activities for all the children
  • Completing observations, planning and any additional paperwork for your key children
  • Assisting and supporting other staff within the room
  • Discussing the children’s progress with their parents or guardians
  • Following the nurseries policies and procedures throughout the setting
  • Completing risk assessments within the room and the garden
  • Ensuring the children have a safe and stimulating environment
  • Attending parent and staff meetings
  • Supporting children with additional needs and IEP’s
  • Developing the children’s language and assisting them with learning to share, take turns and following instructions
  • Assisting the children at meal times
  • 2 year checks
  • Nappy changing and Potty training

All candidates must have:

  • An NVQ Level 3 in Childcare and Education or equivalent
  • At least 1 years relevant experience within an Early Years setting
  • The ability to lead a team (Room Leader only)
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of the EYFS and Safeguarding
  • Great written and Verbal communication skills

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 **