Early Years Educator – Leys Childrens Centre Nursery

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  • Full Time
  • RM10 9XW
  • Leys
  • 40hrs p/w

Job Details

  • Job Posted: 3 days ago
  • Hours: 40hrs p/w
  • Salary: £20,113.68 - £20,820.84
  • Qualification: Level 2 or 3 in Childcare
  • Location: 215 Wellington Drive,
    RM10 9XW
  • Bus Routes: 103, 145

Job Description

Our Toddler room at Leys are currently seeking a qualified Early Years Educator to work Monday to Friday 40 hours per week. You will be updating the children’s learning journeys, delivering activities and conducting observations. Most importantly, you will be challenging the children to be the best they can be!

Job Requirements

  • Full and relevant child care qualification at level 2 or 3.
  • Must be able to commit to Monday-Friday
  • Prior experience teaching in Toddler room desirable.
  • Strong knowledge of how to keep children safe within a nursery environment.
  • Child – centred, strong drive to deliver the quality child care.
  • A thirst to learn new skills and desire to be the best you can be and to support others to be the best they can be!
  • Motivated to make a difference within your community.
  • Mirrors LEYF’s belief that all children deserve the best education and care!

Working at Leys

  • The Nursery consists of a baby, toddler and preschool room
  • Total capacity of Nursery: 49
  • Opening times: 8am – 6pm
  • Safe and varied outdoor garden

Age Range: 6months - 5yrs
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 increase 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: 215 Wellington Drive,
RM10 9XW

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