Room Leader

DescriptionHours: 40 hours per week
Salary: £24,500 - £26,000 per annum
Qualification: Level 3+ in Early Years or equivalent
Location: Old Kent Road, London, SE15 1JB
Our new Room Leader will be expected to manage the room and supervise a team of Early Years professionals by creating and planning daily and weekly routines featuring activities that stimulate and encourage children's curiosity
You will role model behaviors for other members of staff as well as for the children with your creativity and passion
As a LEYF Room Leader, you will work closely with the management team to ensure that best practice is maintained and delivered throughout the nursery to ensure we provide the best experience for our children and their families.
Job Requirements:
- Full and relevant childcare qualification at level 3 or above.
- At least 12 months experience in an Early Years Educator role
- Strong knowledge of safeguarding, child protection and how this is monitored in a nursery 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
Staff Benefits:
- 50% off of childcare
- £500 Refer a friend bonus
- 26 Days Annual Leave
- 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
- Salary increase after probation
- Overtime pay
- Interest free Annual Season Ticket loan
- Free life assurance
- Access to our Employee Assistance Programme
The London Early Years Foundation [LEYF] is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment
Background checks and an enhanced DBS will be required
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Salary Min24500Salary Max26000Contract TypePermanentSalary TypeAnnumAdded1m 18dID947601