Early Years Educator– The Conservatoire Nursery

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  • Full Time
  • SE3 9RQ
  • Conservatoire
  • 40

Job Details

  • Job Posted: 3 weeks ago
  • Hours: 40
  • Salary: £9.87– £10.21 per hour
  • Qualification: Level 3 and above in Early Years Childcare or equivalent
  • Location: 21 Lee Road,
    SE3 9RQ

Job Description

Established in 2015, The Conservatoire Nursery is set in a historic Grade II listed building. In partnership with The Conservatoire multi-arts complex the children enjoy music, dance and art. Our new Early Years Educator will be creative and innovative, making use of the excellent resources to excite and motivate the children. This nursery has a sharp focus on observations, working with effective systems to ensure the children have the best opportunities to develop their young minds. Conservatoire Nursery would like a reflective Early Years Educator who can continue the productive relationships built with our parents and continually strive for best practice in their teaching.

Job Requirements

  • Full and relevant child care qualification at level 3 or above.
  • Strong knowledge of safeguarding, child protection and how this is monitored in a nursery setting.
  • At least 6 months experience working in an early year’s setting
  • To champion LEYF’s values and advocate our mission to save the world one child at a time.
  • To encourage a supportive team atmosphere and the ability to work together in a positive and compassionate way.
  • To continually strive for best practice in yourself and inspiring others.
  • To be dedicated in achieving the highest standard of education and care
  • Have a passion for making a difference in their communities.
  • A child centred approach to teaching using creative and exciting methods to engage and stimulate

Working at Conservatoire

  • 2x baby rooms: 3 Rooms: Baby Room, Toddler Room, Preschool
  • 49 Place nursery
  • Opening Times ;8am – 6pm (earliest shift 7.30am)
  • A beautiful garden shared amongst all rooms offering fantastic space for the children to grow and explore!
  • Established and balanced staff team who have the children at the heart of all that they do and are supportive of each other.
  • Great transport links to mainline station and bus routes.

Age Range: 0 to 5 years
OFSTED Rating: Outstanding


Staff Benefits

We know it’s our people who make LEYF great. That’s why we value each staff member and offer:
• Make a difference to the children who need it the most
• Pay and conditions above national average within the early years sector
• 50% off of childcare
• £750 refer a friend bonus
• Up to 25 days annual leave, plus bank holidays and an additional 3 days over the Christmas period
• Full access to LEYF Academy – minimum of 8 days per year training covering mandatory courses and additional professional development designed.
• 10% GLL Gym discount
• 7% employer contribution towards pension
• Guaranteed salary increases after probation
• Overtime pay
• Annual travel loan
• Free life assurance
• Access to our work life support services
• Flexible working
• Access to LEYF social events; New Year’s Awards ceremony, Annual Conference and Summer BBQ

Career Progression

At LEYF we aim to promote 50% of our leaders from within and nurture our staff to help them progress in their careers.

Each person who joins the LEYF family will work with their Manager to create a development plan. If you aspire to become a manager or you want to be the best you can be in your role, LEYF, using our coaching and mentoring approach, coupled with our famous LEYF Academy courses, will support your journey.


Address: 21 Lee Road,

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