Senior Early Years Practitioner / Room Leader - London

Recruiter
BCT Resourcing
Location
London
Salary
£16500 - £18000/annum
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Senior Early Years Practitioner / Room Leader - London

We are looking for a Senior Early Years Practitioner / Room Leader within a 100 place Childcare nursery. The candidate will be supporting the management team in providing a high standard of childcare throughout the nursery.

The main duties expected of the Senior Early Years Practitioner / Room Leader are to assist in the planning, organising and co-ordinating a programme of activities within the room, in accordance with the practice guidelines outlined by EYFS, Ofsted and the local EYCIT. We expect our Room Leaders:

To lead by example, supporting and mentoring less experienced team members;
To provide high quality care and education for all children in the room;
To create outstanding planning, observations and activities for the children, implementing all areas of the EYFS;
To approve all children observations produced by the staff within the room and to liaise closely with parents and to update them daily on their child's progress;
To liaise closely with the management team in implementing all Nursery policies;
To maintain the register ensuring that all children are signed in and out of the room;
To ensure that all appropriate Health & Safety measures are in place before the room opens;
To work as part of a team;
To use your initiative;
To ensure that ratios are adhered to at all times; and
To ensure the room(s) are clean and tidy at all times.

Desired qualifications/experience:
Minimum NVQ Level 3 in Childcare
NVQ Room Leader
Minimum Functional Skills in English (written and spoken) and Maths
Paediatric First Aid
Safeguarding and Child Protection
3 years experience as a Senior Early Years Practitioner / Room Leader

To be considered for this role, please apply today