Nursery Room Leader – Outstanding Nursery Brand Ref: 14123

£23,000 - £29,000 + Extensive Perks & Benefits

Excellent career-development opportunity for a qualified Nursery Room Leader, to join an "Outstanding" Ofsted rated fast-growing Nursery brand, that is shaking up the early years education sector. With the best educators, inspiring spaces, a strong focus on community and a mission to deliver the best learning programme this is an opportunity not to be missed.

Role Info:

Nursery Room Leader | Game-Changing Nursery Brand
Tulse Hill – Close to ThamesLink, Herne Hill, Brixton and Tulse Hill Stations
Easy reach from Croydon, Sutton, Beckenham & Bromley
£23,000 – £29,000
Excellent Benefits, Perks & Paid Learning Academy + Majority of Admin handled by Support Office 🙂

About the brand:

We set out to Rethink Early Years – offering a fresh outlook on education & careers in the sector, while also solving the key problems that most irritate parents.

We opened our first site in 2017 and now we are building progressive and design-led nurseries across London – creating exciting settings for children and providing real value for families.

Outside of nursery hours, our spaces turn into community Family Clubs – centring around a monthly programme of one-off special events & talks aimed at both families and parents.

Our plan is to deliver 20+ new sites across London over the next 5 years….

We are differentiated in the market by:

+ Passionate educators who are supported, through our Academy, to pursue their own education and training to the highest level.
+ Beautifully designed buildings
+ We’re open longer – from 7am-7pm, Monday to Friday
+ Forest School inspired activities are a core part of our learning programme
+ Nutritious food, freshly prepared by our chef onsite
+ Onsite Cafe with wifi
+ Weekend Family Club

Day-to-day you’ll be provided ‘freedom within a framework’, autonomy to plan your time to achieve the agreed objectives of the nursery and your room.

Nursery Room Leader – What you will be doing:

+ Working with your team to administer all activities within the room, innovating and challenging children
+ Taking the lead in daily team meetings
+ Getting the most out of the team, providing regular feedback and ensuring the highest standards of teaching and care are delivered at all times.
+ Team coaching, feedback & development
+ Building & maintaining excellent relationships with parents
+ Promoting and role-modelling safeguarding procedures and the importance of child welfare
+ Working a flexible shift pattern within the opening hours 7am-7pm

About you:

+ Passionate about Education and making a difference to the lives of children
+ Positive (always see the glass half full)
+ Driven by a ‘make it happen’ attitude
+ A love for customer service (making people happy)
+ High energy brought to every task you take on, and solution driven approach to problems
+ Min 2 years’ relevant experience
+ Relevant Early Years qualification, level 3 or above

Core Benefits:

+ Performance related bonus of up to £1200 per year + additional Ofsted Outstanding bonus
+ Up to 32 days holiday a year (including bank holidays) to start (rises with length of service)
+ Personal development fund of £250 per year
+ Funding and paid time off for EYTT/ EY Degrees/Forest School/Leadership training
+ Annual clothing allowance of £100 (no uniform)
+ Enhanced maternity and paternity pay for new parents
+ 10 days full sick pay, 2 days leave for dependents leave and 5 days compassionate leave
+ Paid overtime and training including 2 inset days per year
+ Childcare discount of 10%, rising to 25% when you become a Nursery Manager


Round the world trip and 2 weeks additional holiday for 5 years service
Refer a friend bonus of £500 (plus other incentives) for existing and ex employees
Free daily lunch, smoothie and coffee
Amazing wellbeing benefits including Headspace membership, free counselling, 10% ClassPass membership discount, hardship fund, staff suggestion bonus
Promotion opportunities in a fast growing company
Brilliant team culture, parties and celebrations

Why Join Us:

+ We give our team the respect and value that they deserve.
+ We pay the top salaries in the industry & look after you with leading holiday, sick pay & amazing benefits.
+ We have fun at work and we care about you as an individual.
+ Our Nursery Room Leaders are trained in leadership, which is a stepping-stone to future management roles.

Interested? Apply here for a fast-track path to the Hiring Manager

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