We are looking for an Expert Room Leader to join our exceptional organisation.
Are you a Qualified Nursery Practitioner with Leadership experience?
Can you manage your team with passion and positivity?
Are you looking for a new opportunity to develop your career?
Do you hold a full and relevant childcare level 3 (or above) qualification?
Are you looking for a setting with great transport links?
WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR
We are seeking a dynamic and knowledgeable Room Leader to join our friendly team in Camberwell Grove Nursery.
The successful candidate will have strong leadership skills and be able to encourage enthusiasm in their team whilst maintaining a stimulating environment for the children.
This is a great opportunity for progression and personal growth.
WHO ARE LEYF?
LEYF is the largest childcare social enterprise in the UK, we are a registered charity and not for profit organisation.
Our mission is to ‘save the world one child at a time’, we do this through ensuring we provide quality education and care to children across London. We offer the highest number of free places to children from deprived backgrounds, believing that every child deserves the best start life.
OUR CAMBERWELL GROVE NURSERY
Our Camberwell nursery is located only minutes’ walk from Denmark hill station, their last Ofsted inspection them as ‘good’ and is held in high regard within the community.
The Camberwell Grove Nursery only joined our LEYF family 2018 and has since been refurbished to a high standard. The nursery benefits from large rooms and lots of space, most notably, a huge garden which surrounds the entire setting.
This is a delightful nursery boosting lots of space for our children to grow and develop.
Our Camberwell Grove Nursery is open 08.00-18.00 All year round except bank holidays.
You will be required to work on 8-hour shift patterns with other staff members depending on the nurseries requirements
WHAT DO LEYF OFFER YOU?
ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES (NOT LIMITED TO)
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.