Room Leader. Job in Haringey E-Nursery Jobs

  • Job Reference: 382427091-2
  • Date Posted: 28 September 2021
  • Recruiter: Bright Horizons
  • Location: Haringey, London
  • Salary: £22,575 to £27,000
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Position: Room Leader

Salary Banding: £22,575- £27,000 per annum (dependent on qualification/s and experience)

Hours: Full time / Permanent / Mon-Fri / 40 hours

Location: Crouch End / Haringey, London

We are currently recruiting for a passionate Room Leader to join our wonderful Bright Horizons Crouch End Fields Day Nursery and Preschool. Our nursery is situated in Crouch End/ Haringey, London.

Our 88-place nursery is proudly Ofsted rated 'Good'. Our nursery consists of 5, spacious base rooms in the nursery, all based on the ground floor. The nursery also features two gardens and an off road car park!

The nursery has recently undergone a full refurbishment, including the gardens!

As a Room Leader working with us, you can expect a competitive salary from £21,575 - £27,000 per annum, excellent training and development as well as a caring and passionate place to work.

KEY TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

* Consistently deliver and plan rich learning opportunities and exceptional care that helps all children to develop and meets their individual needs

* Make accurate and effective assessments which reflect the needs, interests and stages of development of the child by effective delivery of the key person approach

* Ensuring an enabling environment is providing consistent stimulating and inspiring activities for the children in both the indoor and outdoor area as a continuous provision

* Lead, mentor and inspire a team to deliver exceptional care and education and provide feedback to create a consistent approach of early years practice to include but not limited to regular 1:1's, Supervisions and appraisals

* Ensure that British Values are incorporated and demonstrated through Early Years Foundation Stage learning and play

* Safeguard and promote the health, safety and welfare of children in line with our child protection and keeping everyone safe policies and procedures

* Ensure internal policies and procedures are adhered whilst also meeting the external legislation and guidelines from our governing bodies

* Promote and follow guidelines implemented for managing behaviour including supporting children to manage their own feelings and behaviours

* Continually work in partnership with colleagues, parents and/or carers or other professionals to meet the individual needs of the children ensuring a diverse and inclusive approach is maintained at all times

* Promote the nursery to current parents and potential customers to support the retention and ongoing occupancy growth

* Demonstrate effective written and verbal communication at all levels

* Attend staff meetings and training sessions for continuous professional development

* Demonstrate the HEART principles in everyday working life

* Working as part of a larger team to ensure all essential day to day tasks are completed in line with the nursery demands ie. Hygiene standards and room preparation

* To provide support for your colleagues within the nursery and the broader business

EXPERIENCE (ESSENTIAL):

* Post qualified experience of working within the Early Years sector

* Previous experience of working as a key person

KNOWLEDGE (ESSENTIAL):

* Sound understanding of the Early Years Foundation Stage

* Knowledge and understanding of Safeguarding and Child Protection

* Knowledge and understanding of wider legislative requirements for working with children

KNOWLEDGE (DESIRABLE):

* Coaching and mentoring experience

SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES (ESSENTIAL):

* Strong communication skills both written and verbal

* Ability to be flexible, adaptable and embrace new ways of doing things

* Child Protection

SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES (DESIRABLE):

* Genuine desire and passion for ongoing learning and development

* Ability to identify issues prior to escalation

QUALIFICATIONS (ESSENTIAL):

* Full and relevant Level 3 and or above(equivalent) Childcare qualification