Nursery Room Leader – Stockwell Gardens Nursery

Nursery Room Leader – Stockwell Gardens Nursery

  • Nursery: Stockwell Gardens Nursery
  • Closes: January 11, 2019
  • Qualification: Level 3 Childcare qualification & Up to 6 months or more Early Years Setting Experience
  • Salary: £20,483.72 - £21,756.68 including London weighting allowance
  • Website London Early Years Foundation

    Be Inspired and Join LEYF today!

    London Early Years Foundation (LEYF) Nurseries is London’s largest childcare social enterprise with over 100 years’ experience educating and caring for children across London. We are a not-for profit and give free places to nearly half of our families, so that children from all backgrounds can enjoy early years learning and care.

    Our Stockwell Gardens nursery joined the LEYF family in July 2005, their last Ofsted inspection in May 2016 rated them as ‘Good. Stockwell Gardens is a 62-place nursery for children aged 0-5 years old, comprising of 3 rooms with an outdoor space for the children and is open 51 weeks of the year.

    About the role:

    Our Stockwell Garden Nursery is looking for qualified and inspiring nursery room leader, who is passionate about working with Toddler room. We are seeking for a room leader who is organised and robust; able to lead and adapt to the nursery’s culture and environment and able to give the toddler room their full attention.

    Requirement for the role:

    As a qualified nursery practitioner, you need a full and relevant level 3 childcare qualification and up; this may include NNEB or equivalent. Able to demonstrate your knowledge of the EYFS and embrace our LEYF Pedagogy. You must be able to lead by example and tap into the capabilities of your team by recognising their strengths and helping them improve their weaknesses. Strong communication is essential and embedding the LEYF values.

    Working Hours and Travel Journey: Bus/Train/Tube Transport:
    • Location: King George’s House, 40 Stockwell Road, London, SW9 9ES
    • Bus Routes: 196, 345, 2, 50, 88, 155
    • Nearest Stations: Stockwell, Brixton
    • Nursery opening times: 8am – 6pm
    • Working week hours: 36.25 hours

    Our LEYF team will support you to work per our unique LEYF Pedagogy whilst developing your skills and knowledge throughout your career with us.

    • You will have access to our excellent training and development programme where you will undertake at least four professional development days minimum per year.
    • 23 days’ annual leave plus an additional 3 days over Christmas.
    • 50% discount on childcare costs at one of our 38 London Nurseries.
    • 7% employer contribution pension.
    • Discounts with GLL gym memberships and EE contracts.

    LEYF Nurseries is the perfect opportunity to take the next step in your career – Click apply to join the London’s largest childcare social enterprise!

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