Room Leader needed in North Finchley

Job Title: Room Leader needed in North Finchley
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: North Finchley
Salary: £15,000 - £18,000
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: NL43
Contact Name: Ann-Marie Dalton
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 20, 2017 14:15

Job Description

A Private Day Nursery in North Finchley is looking for a Toddler Room Leader to join their team. The Nursery is operational 48 weeks of the year, Monday to Friday between the hours of 7.15am and 6.15pm and caters for up to 80 children aged six months to five years.

The Nursery provides committed and stimulating learning experiences for all children who attend, providing equal opportunities for all children to develop and learn. The setting consists of three spacious rooms, including a Baby Room, Toddler Room and a Pre-School Room with access to a large outdoor play area.

The position of 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, as well as Key Worker responsibilities. The room caters for up to 16 children aged two to three years and you will be responsible for overseeing all children’s records. You will be required to work 40 hours per week over 4 days.

Exciting benefits include:

  • Up to £18,000 per annum
  • 22.2 days holiday including Bank Holidays
  • Bonus structure
  • Parking available
  • Ongoing training and support
  • Free uniform
  • Excellent Transport links

Your role will include:

  • Ensuring daily routines are adhered to and records are kept up-to-date
  • Leading the Toddler Room staff and students, ensuring a friendly, caring and relaxing environment is encouraged
  • Planning age appropriate activities linked to the EYFS, ensuring that children reach their highest potential throughout their development
  • Assisting and supporting staff and students
  • Following the Nurseries Policies and Procedures throughout the setting
  • Completing risk assessments within the room and the garden
  • Ensuring hygiene standards are enforced at all times
  • Attending parent and staff meetings as and when required

All candidates must have:

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

**StaffBank is an Equal Opportunities Employer**