Room Leader

Recruiter
Caleeda Limited
Location
Colchester
Salary
£16500 - £17000/annum
Posted
08 Jul 2017
Closes
07 Aug 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An enthusiastic Room Leader is required for a Day Care setting in the Colchester area.

The nursery has a specially planned outdoor area with separate, age specific gardens.

The setting is easily accessible by car, bus or train.

As Room Leader you will provide leadership to staff in your room and ensure high standards of care for all children. You will be responsible for a group of key children.

Some of your responsibilities will include:

* To lead the Nursery Team to ensure the children are cared for in a happy, safe and stimulating environment
* To plan, prepare and review the curriculum with the team in your room reflective of the EYFS
* To work in partnership with parents and carers
* To follow and implement all of the policies and procedures set out by the nursery.
* To prepare children for the transition to the next age range.
* To keep abreast with current thinking and best practice.
* To supervise the room staff alongside the Deputy and Nursery Manager.
You will need to have the following qualifications, training and experience:

* NVQ 3 childcare and education or recognised equivalent.
* A firm and thorough understanding of the EYFS and OFSTED outcomes, and best practice delivery.
* A firm understanding of the Safeguarding and Welfare Requirements.
* Supervisory Experience.

Excellent rates of pay, bonuses and benefits with on-going support and career development
All applicants will be required to complete an enhanced DBS
We believe that we can only be as successful as our employees. That is why we invest 100% in each and every member of our team.

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