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Early Years Room Leader

Job Type : Full-time                Salary : £8.50 /hour

Job Description

A fantastic opportunity to join a small business that value its staff and offer great scope for progression. An exciting position has arisen for an Early Years Room Leader to join the team at Forest Nursery, Pewsham, Chippenham.

We are looking for an inspirational room leader who has a proven track record of leading and Early Years room and making a difference in the early lives of young children.

Key Responsibilities

  • To provide high standards of quality care and education within the nursery including the environment, resources and experiences offered to children.
  • To ensure that children are kept safe, understand and when necessary follow Child Safeguarding Procedures.
  • To demonstrate good practice with regards to children with diverse needs and inclusion.
  • Support all children with SEN (Special educational needs) and/or a disability
  • To work in partnership with parents/carers and other family members to provide outstanding childcare.
  • To plan appropriately for your key children using the EYFS framework
  • To observe, support and extend children learning.
  • To maintain accurate and effective children's records.

Essential Qualities & Skills

  • NVQ3, NNEB, Cache Level 3 or equivalent qualifications that meet DfE requirements
  • A valid pediatric first aid certificate
  • Ability to inspire, motivate and lead others within a team
  • Effective communicator with children, parents and carers
  • Flexible, dynamic and able to engage with children
  • Clear vision of what excellent Early Years Practice is and extensive knowledge of the EYFS
  • Good sense of humour and strong work ethic
  • Creative and able to make learning fun and accessible to all children


  • Food hygiene level 2
  • Knowledge of health and safety procedures
  • Knowledge of risk assessments
  • Previous experience of Special Educational Needs and Disabilities
  • Behavioural management training
  • Child protection training
  • Planning experience
  • Signed up to the update service


  • Full time permanent contract
  • Personal training and career development
  • Promotion opportunities
  • Pension
  • % off Childcare