Nursery Room Leader

JEM Childcare Solutions
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Nursery room manager needed in Dorking for this lovely setting - supporting their busy baby unit. - excellent salary and benefits

Criteria required is:

As an experienced senior practitioner you will be required to run the room and support the staff team within the room. The successful applicant will be passionate about working in childcare, work well within a team and develop excellent relationships with parents as well as having a very good understanding of the EYFS curriculum.

Person Specification:
* Early Years Education and Childcare qualification at level 3 or above
* Experience of leading a teams and running a room/unit
* Experience in an early years setting
* Knowledge of Record Keeping and being a Key Worker
* Basic Food Hygiene Certificate (Desirable)
* Paediatric First Aid (Desirable)

Professional Skills:
* To lead the team and support in planning the curriculum and looking at reflective practice
* To achieve and maintain high standards of care and consistent environments for children
* Ability to communicate confidently with other professionals, parents and children
* To be able to understand and meet the needs of individual children and families
* Willingness to develop your professional career
* To be flexible with regard to working hours to meet the needs of the setting
* To be motivated and able to motivate children and staff
* The ability to form caring and trusting relationships with the children and their families
* To plan, prepare and review the curriculum with your team reflective of the EYFS
* To ensure professionalism and confidentiality at all times.

This is an opportunity to work for a professional childcare provider where further professional development and career progression is achievable.

Due to the nature of this job, candidates will be subject to UK eligibility checks together with Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks