Nursery Room / Group Leader (Early Years)
Great Cambourne, Cambshire (Sunflower Nursery CB23 6BJ)
£20,196.80 - £22,796.80
40 hrs per week
Our client are looking for a passionate Early Years Group Leader to provide outstanding care and education for children in their vibrant nursery.
About the Nursery
What makes our client different is their commitment to ongoing training and their investment in their valued team members to develop and progress through their bespoke Career Path Framework.
Are you genuinely someone who wants to make a positive contribution from day one to promote the welfare of the children in their care? If you are a supportive team player who is wanting to share and support the strong ethos of their Nursery, then they would love to hear from you.
What you’ll do
Lead and direct the work of the Early Years Educators and Nursery Assistants, providing support and motivation
Plan a range of activities appropriate to the ages and developmental stages of the children you are caring for
Create enriched learning opportunities for children in line with EYFS
Positively promote the welfare of the children in their care
Share and support the strong ethos of the Nursery and foster positive relations with parents/carers
Keep chidrens’ development records and produce Education and Care Plans when required
Qualified to Level 3 in childcare or equivalent essential
Adaptable to meet the variable needs of the children and the Nursery
Self-motivated to learn and develop
Friendly, flexible, reliable and committed
Supportive Team player and effective communicator (both verbally and in writing)
Our client can offer
Training, development and career progression through our Career Path Framework
30 days holiday per year, increasing annually until the maximum entitlement of 35 days is reached (5 years) pro rata for part time staff.
Holiday purchase scheme – up to 5 days per year (pro rata for part-time staff)
Occupational sick pay scheme
Contributory pension scheme which both you and our client will contribute to
Employee Assistance Programme
Refer a friend incentive scheme
Corporate members of Edenred Travel Club
Discounted gym membership (4 schemes)
Free on-site parking
Free Sunflower Nursery polo shirt and fleece
Free DBS check
Please note this position is subject to satisfactory references and a clear Enhanced DBS Disclosure. If you are registered with the online DBS Update Service, this may escalate your application process.