Camberwell Grove Nursery requires a kitchen assistant to help prepare nutritionally well- balanced meals. The kitchen assistant will have experience in a busy environment and understand importance of health and safety with particular knowledge of allergens and cross contamination. Following the lead of your chef, the role will involve general house keeping duties within the nursery to help maintain a safe and healthy environment.
Our nursery environment is one of excitement and curiosity and champ ions safe fit and healthy values, we encourage all our staff to engage with the children including some food-based activities that you may assist in with the Chef.
• Number of Rooms: 3x baby rooms, 1 x Toddler, 1x Preschool.
• Total capacity of Nursery: 81 place Nursery
• Opening Times: 7.30am-6.30pm
Age Range: 0 - 5 years
OFSTED Rating: Awaiting Report
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
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.