Experienced Nursery Room Leader Job at Kateys House Ltd in Ham

Job Description

A lovely small Private nursery in Ham, with a real emphasis on outdoor learning, is looking for an exceptional experienced, ‘Toddler class Room Leader’ to join our wonderful team!

Working hours: 36 to 41 hours per week

Qualities you must have:

· Very strong communication skills with children, parents, Manager & staff

· Competent computer skills (email, Office etc)

· The ability to be a valuable part of a team

· Experienced at implementing the EYFS in nursery settings

· Ability to use your experience and professionalism to build on our good work

· Insistence on high standards of care and education

· Enthusiastic with a love for children and for developing their learning

· Ability to share your ideas for planning and activities

· Ability to make the room a wonderful place to be for the children-and staff

Main activities and responsibilities:

· Working in partnership with and supporting the Nursery Manager and Deputy Nursery Manager to ensure the daily running and administration of the nursery, adhering to the Policies & Procedures of the company and compliance with the Children Act, Health and Safety legislation and within the guidelines of Ofsted and the National Standards.

· Ensuring confidentiality is maintained in the nursery.

· Supervising Nursery Nurses and Students and carrying out supervisory meetings where appropriate under the guidance of the Nursery Manager and Deputy Nursery Manager

· Supporting the Nursery Manager /Deputy Nursery Manager/ and organising the planning of activities in the Pre-school classroom.

· Liaising with the Nursery Manager/Deputy Nursery Manager in organising relevant staff, effective mentoring of junior staff, effective delegation and communication and promoting positive attitudes regarding the company.

· Attending regular meetings with the Nursery Manager/ Deputy Nursery Manager/ and participating in staff meetings.

· Care and supervision of the children with regard to their physical, emotional and intellectual needs.

· Assisting with staff inductions and helping new staff to fit into the nursery.

· Providing a good role model for Nursery Nurses and Students.

· Providing feedback to the Nursery Manger/ Deputy Nursery Manager on issues relating to the nursery day.

· Addressing staff and parent queries.

· Keeping and monitoring accident, incident and risk assessment records.

· Offering all children equal opportunities with regard to their religious persuasion, racial origins, gender, disabilities, cultural or linguistic background; in particular, challenge situations where racism or discrimination is displayed.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £20,872.80-£23,771.80 per year


  • Discounted or free food
  • Employee discount
  • On-site parking



  • Childcare: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Nursery: 3 years (Preferred)

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About Company

Company: Kateys House Ltd

Company Location:  Ham

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