We are looking for a full time Level 3 or above Nursery Practitioner to join us a Room Leader.
We are a group of bilingual French Montessori nurseries in London and are looking for an English or French speaking practitioner. We just opened our second nursery in Hammersmith. We are a family owned setting with two nurseries and in 2021, received the Top 20 London nurseries award. This is a testimony of the quality of our teaching and learning environment for our children.
The nurseries welcome children aged between 3 months and 5 years old and is open 51 weeks a year from 8am to 6pm. We provide a living culture and creative exploration through the eyes of the child. By building on Montessori methods and linguistic arts, we have developed our unique curriculum. As a result, we prepare a child to excel in their foundation years and then move through life with a strong ability to achieve excellence.
We are currently seeking to bring a Head of Room in the team who is passionate about childcare and who can play a key role at this exciting stage of our growing place.
At Raphael Nursery, we offer benefits package including:
Excellent rates of pay (up to £28,000 for Room leader position based on experience and qualification)
. Semi-annual bonus scheme
. Support for your well-being
Support for career progression
Support for higher level qualifications and fully funded training
Free wholesome, hot lunches available
. 70% fee reduction for our longstanding employees to take their children in the nursery if space available (minimum 1y of employment)
Employee assistance programme
Main duties and responsibilities for the Nursery Practitioner
Full responsibility of the room incl. children developments and staff practises
. Carry out risk assessments throughout the day to ensure the nursery is a safe environment and comply with Safeguarding Procedures
Lead the team of other staff in the room
Act as a leader for the overall nursery and collaborate to the day-to-day running of the nursery
Ensure a high standard of physical, emotional, social and intellectual care and development for all children at Raphael Nursery
Support key children
Assist in promoting equal opportunities and the inclusion of children with special educational needs and disabilities.
Liaise with and support parents/carers and other family members
Requirements for the Nursery Practitioner:
The successful candidate must be qualified to Level 3 or above in childcare, an experienced nurse, have a firm understanding and experience of the Early years foundation stage and also will be looking for a full-time position per week.
Excellent benefits in a very nice nursery that will provide career opportunity to grow and thrive