Pre-School Room Leader

SW20 0TW, Merton
15 Nov 2017
14 Jan 2018
Contract Type
This is a fantastic opportunity for a skilled, Nursery Nurse to work in our family run nursery which is located in the Raynes Park area, near Wimbledon in South West London. The role is in the Pre-school area as a Room leader.

You will be someone who recognises that all children are unique and that is passionate about delivering high quality care to children.

You will have a sound understanding the Early Years Foundation Stage, and the observation assessment cycle.

You will be committed to and aware of the importance of working in partnership with parents to ensure the every child’s individual needs are met.

You will have an approach which provides all the children in your care with the opportunity to increase their confidence and utilise their environment as best as possible.

It is essential that you have a child centred approach with excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

Working Hours:

Monday - Friday 42.5 hours a week, 07:30 - 16:30 on Monday (excluding a one hour lunch break), 07:30 - 17:30 on Tuesday (excluding a one hour lunch break), 07:30 - 17:00 on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday (excluding a one hour lunch break).

We are also looking to recruit a bank of supply staff, cleaners and lunchtime supervisors that can be called upon to cover staff sickness and holidays.

Dees Day Nursery is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service For further details including our application form, please contact: Nadia Naser on 0208 944 0720 or email us.

Responsibilities and Duties

Some of your responsibilities as a Nursery Nursery Nurse will include:

To ensure the children are cared for in a happy, safe and stimulating environment
To plan, prepare and review the curriculum with the team in your room reflective of the EYFS
To work in partnership with the parents
To follow all the policies and procedures set out by the nursery
To work as a Room Leader, as part of a team
To work alongside and liaise with the deputy and nursery manager.

Qualifications and Skills

You will need to have the following qualifications, training and experience:

Qualified to NVQ Childcare Level 3 or equivalent minimum
Have experience of working with children between the ages of 3 to 4 years
Room leader experience


We have competitive rates of pay, generous holiday allowance employee assistance programme and continuous professional development.

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