Toddler Room Leader

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A nursery room leader job in Easton, Bristol paying up to £21,444 salary, responsible for a team of 6 staff.

Your new company
This nursery prides itself on creating a friendly environment in a culturally diverse setting. It divides the children into under 2's, toddlers and preschool groups. Their ethos is to allow the children to lead the activities and to treat each child as an individual to mould their learning and development to suit. The nursery is based in a central part of Easton with plenty of access to parking and public transport routes.

Your new role
You'll work within the toddler room, you will be responsible for a key group of children. You will co-lead a larger team of 6 staff that cares for up to 24 children. You will need to supervise the unit, model good practise and constructive approaches for the rest of the team. You will work as a member of the senior staff team to improve service quality and continuously develop policy and practice in the setting. You will need to develop your own leadership and management abilities and undertake all line management responsibilities for unit staff. You will need to assess development areas for the room, formulate action plans and implement and record progress.

What you'll need to succeed
You'll be expected to be able to come into the toddler room and get stuck in straight away therefore the passion for this age group is an absolute must. Your previous experience working as a room leader, ideally the toddlers, is very desirable. You will need to be level 3 qualified however an Early Years degree or high level qualification is advantageous. You will need to be able to demonstrate leadership skills for a similar size team.

What you'll get in return
You'll be offered up to £21,444 as an annual salary which will be based on your experience and performance at interview. You'll be given a generous holiday allowance and a pension scheme to enrol in. You'll join a well-established, culturally diverse team where you can learn from their experience but also have the opportunity to inject your creativity and ideas into the nursery.

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