Room Leader (with Forest School experience), North London

Tigerlily Recruitment Ltd
North London, London
20 Jul 2017
19 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

**Room Leader (with Forest School experience), North London**
**Salary up to £23,000 ** *Full-time*

We are seeking a Forest School Room Leader for this lovely setting in North London.

As our Forest School Lead you’ll be spending the whole day outside - come rain or shine - so a passion for the great outdoors is a must!
You will be the leading voice on the outdoor curriculum and have the opportunity to shape the nurseries approach to outdoor education.
Day-to-day you’ll be provided 'freedom within a framework’, autonomy to plan your day, with support and guidance from some of the leading minds in Early Years education.

What you will be doing:
- Designing and delivering the forest school curriculum
- Working with the 3+ year olds on a rolling programme ensuring each group spend 2 hours per day outdoors
- Upskilling other educators in the team in effective forest schooling techniques
- Building and maintaining excellent relationships with parents
- Building relationships with local outdoor partners
- Working a flexible shift pattern within the opening hours (7am-7pm)

They need dynamic, driven and committed individuals with a child centred approach. Must have a minimum Level 3 qualification in Early Years education or equivalent, be confident in leading a team of practitioners and have experience working in a similar role.

Other essential qualities: To have excellent written and spoken English, commitment to helping children thrive and get the best start in life, a warm and positive approach, lots of creative ideas and a willingness to work as part of a team. At least 3 years-experience of working with children under 5.

Salary for Room Leader (with Forest School experience) is up to £23,000, 40 hours per week

Tigerlily Recruitment are here to help you to make the right choice in your next career move - if you meet the criteria set above, or would like Early Years Career advice please apply ASAP for an informal and confidential chat.

We currently have Nursery Manager, Deputy Nursery Manager, Montessori, QTS, Room Leader and Nursery Nurse / Nursery Practitioner vacancies