Acrewood Day Nursery
Acrewood Day Nursery are looking for a qualified room leader to work in their toddler room. The position would suit someone that has worked as a room leader before or has previous experience in a nursery with good leadership skills and has at least a level 3 childcare qualification.
Deliver learning experiences and planned activities for a key group that provides outstanding opportunities for the children
– Work within a team to ensure the safety and wellbeing of the children
– Work in partnership with parents to ensure the outcomes for children are met
– Assess and report on children’s progress to ensure continued development
– Be passionate, inspiring and work effectively within a team and have a hands on approach to your own professional learning and development
– To be fun, caring and friendly
– Understand and ensure that the requirements of the statutory framework for the EYFS are met
What we need from you?
– Passion and commitment for working in childcare
– Ability to work shifts between 7.30-6 Monday to Friday working 40 hours per week
– Commitment to continual development
– Have sound Knowledge of EYFS
– NNEB, BTEC Nat Dip, CACHE Dip in Childcare, NVQ level 3, EY Educator
About the job:
Essential Criteria – Qualifications/Experience:
Full and relevant Level 3 Childcare Qualification – Essential
Over 1 year’s experience working in Early Years – Essential
Sound knowledge of Ofsted expectations to achieve a Good or Outstanding rating – Essential
Knowledge of the statutory framework for the EYFS and regulatory requirements – Essential
Fluent in written and spoken English – Essential
Why Join Family First Nurseries?
You will be joining a growing company with ambitious plans. Within this role you will be supported in a very teamwork centred environment, where flexibility and hard work are at the centre of what we do. You will also be able to grow with Family First, with future opportunities to develop your career with us. Plus, you will get your birthday off!
Rewards and Benefits :
Annual leave starts at 24 days on top of a paid birthday day off and public bank holidays.
Annual pay review to ensure competitive salary.
Progression plans for all staff.
Ofsted ‘Outstanding’ rating staff bonus for the whole nursery team.
Team fun days and award events to thank and celebrate our wonderful teams.
50% off nursery fees for our team member’s children and up to 25% for grandchildren/friends/families.
Up to £500 bonus for referrals of friends and family for company vacancies, depending on position.
Bike to work scheme and one-off contribution of £50 to help you buy a bike for work commute and the remaining amount can be repaid through a salary sacrifice scheme.
Employee assistance helpline offering confidential counselling and advisory service from qualified and trained experts 24/7, including face to face counselling sessions where needed.
All perks are pro-rota for part time staff and subject to successful completion of probationary period. These perks may be subject to further conditions and can be withdrawn or reviewed at the discretion of the company.
_We are committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A Disclosure and Barring Service Certificate will be required for all posts. This post will be subject to enhanced checks as part of our Prevent Duty._
_Acrewood Day Nursery is part of the Family First Group where we take great care to treat everyone as a person, with equal rights and responsibilities to any other individual, whether they are an adult or a child. We are committed to providing equality of opportunity and anti-discriminatory practice for all children and families according to their individual needs. Discrimination on the grounds of gender, age, race, religion or belief, marriage or civil partnership, disability, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, pregnancy or maternity, ethnic or national origin, or political belief has no place within the Family First Group._
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: Up to £26,000.00 per year
Monday to Friday
Nursery: 1 year (preferred)
Level 2 or 3 Childcare Qualification in Early Years (required)
Work Location: In person