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Nursery Room Leader

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  • Sector:

    Primary Support

  • Job type:

    Long-Term Contracts

  • Salary:

    £72 - £100 per day

  • Contact:

    Carl Cooper

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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  • Contract Length:

    Full Time

Nursery Room Leader

Start Date: February 2024

Location: Croydon

Are you passionate about early childhood education and looking for a rewarding leadership position? We are currently seeking a dedicated and experienced Nursery Room Leader to join our team in Croydon. As the Room Leader, you will play a pivotal role in creating a nurturing and stimulating environment for young children.

Nursery Room Leader Responsibilities:

  • As a Room Leader, you will oversee the daily operations of a designated nursery room, ensuring a safe and engaging environment for children.
  • Lead a team of enthusiastic nursery practitioners, providing guidance and support to enhance their professional development.
  • Develop and implement age-appropriate activities and learning experiences, fostering the physical, cognitive, emotional, and social development of each child.
  • Build strong relationships with parents, providing regular updates on their child's progress and addressing any concerns or questions.
  • Maintain accurate records and documentation, adhering to regulatory requirements and promoting a culture of safeguarding.
  • Collaborate with other Room Leaders and senior management to maintain a cohesive and inclusive approach across the nursery.
  • Support the nursery's commitment to continuous improvement, participating in staff meetings, training sessions, and sharing best practices.

Nursery Room Leader Requirements:

  • Minimum Level 3 qualification in Early Childhood Education or equivalent.
  • Proven experience in a similar role, demonstrating strong leadership skills and the ability to inspire and motivate a team.
  • Sound knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) framework and its implementation in a nursery setting.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, with the ability to engage effectively with children, parents, and colleagues.
  • A genuine passion for working with children and a commitment to providing high-quality care and education.
  • Ability to create a warm and welcoming environment that promotes learning, creativity, and independence.
  • Organisational skills, with the ability to multitask, prioritise, and adapt to changing situations.
  • Enhanced DBS check (or willingness to undergo one) and satisfactory references.

We offer a competitive salary package, ongoing professional development opportunities, and a supportive and friendly working environment.

If you are a dedicated and enthusiastic professional who is ready to take on the role of Nursery Room Leader, we would love to hear from you. To apply, please submit your CV and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience and why you are interested in this position.

Reeson Education:

REESON Education is London's Premier Recruitment Agency. Established in 2006 by experienced teachers, education professionals and recruitment specialists, we have built our business and reputation on the cores values of honesty, integrity and excellence.

We care about education and the provision of education and have established an excellent reputation with schools and teachers alike.

At REESON Education we work closely with a large network of Nurseries, Primary Schools, Secondary Schools and Colleges across London. Our client base provides us with an abundance of available daily supply, long term and permanent opportunities across all age groups in all areas of London.

Please note that all daily/hourly rates quoted are inclusive of holiday pay at 12.07%

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