Little House Nursery
  • Wimbledon, London, UK

Little House Nursery is a private day care nursery situated in a converted house, on the corner of Revelstoke Road and Durnsford Avenue.  We are conveniently located between Wimbledon Park and Southfields tube stations for commuters into Central London, and for local residents.

We are open full-time from 8:00am – 7:00pm caring for children from 3 months to 5 years.

Our philosophy is that every child we care for deserves a calm, caring, safe and stimulating environment in which to learn.

We adhere to the strict standards set by Ofsted working within the EYFS (Early Years Foundation Stage) curriculum.

08 May, 2019
Little House Nursery are recruiting for a Nursery Practitioner  Description Little House Nursery is situated on a quiet, residential road on the corner of Revelstoke Road and Durnsford Avenue (SW19) in the borough of Merton.  The Nursery is just around the corner from Wimbledon Park and local shops, and is easily accessible by public transport and car.  Southfields tube station is a five-minute walk from the Nursery and regular buses from Clapham Junction overground station stop on Durnsford Road.  By car, the Nursery is easily accessible via the A3 and from Croydon via A23/London Road.  Little House Nursery is looking for a qualified Nursery Practitioner to join our small, friendly and dedicated team. You will have an enthusiastic and positive attitude along with excellent communication and written skills, and the ability to build strong, supportive relationships with children, parents and staff.  You must also be patient, empathetic, caring and friendly. Little House Nursery is focused on providing outstanding childcare for all our children, and building the best team of staff to do so.  Are you passionate about contributing to children's formative years? Do you want to be part of a team which will give you opportunities to advance your career in childcare? If so, then Little House Nursery is the place for you, and in return for your contribution we can offer you: Excellent base salary Paid Christmas closure Reward and recognition bonus scheme – potential £1,000 termly bonus Funded training courses and studies Paid time for parents' evenings and staff meetings/key persons meetings Career progression and promotion opportunities including regular CPD and training courses Enhanced DBS check and Capita annual renewal service paid for Employee of the Month and other team events Generous staff discount for childcare Pension scheme Supportive management team - "Open Door Policy" Uniform provided Healthcare scheme This position is a full-time position and salary is dependent on experience and suitability of the successful candidate, however we can be flexible on days of working. Little House Nursery is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Background checks and Enhanced Disclosure and Barring checks will be required. Essential Skills/Qualifications: Full and relevant Early Years qualification Full understanding and working knowledge of the EYFS Awareness of the Ofsted inspection framework Experience of working within a team Experience of providing customer service Good understanding of health and safety requirements Experience of managing a cohort of key children  Desirable Skills/Qualifications: Experience of working in a similar role
Little House Nursery London, UK Full or Part Time
08 May, 2019
Little House Nursery is looking for an experienced and committed Nursery Manager to lead our small, friendly and dedicated team. You will have an enthusiastic and positive attitude along with excellent communication and written skills, and the ability to build strong, supportive relationships with children, parents and staff.  Little House Nursery is situated on a quiet, residential road on the corner of Revelstoke Road and Durnsford Avenue (SW19) in the borough of Merton.  The Nursery is just around the corner from Wimbledon Park and local shops, and is easily accessible by public transport and car.  Southfields tube station is a five-minute walk from the Nursery and regular buses from Clapham Junction overground station stop on Durnsford Road.  By car, the Nursery is easily accessible via the A3 and from Croydon via A23/London Road. Little House Nursery is focused on providing outstanding childcare for all our children, and building the best team of staff to do so.  Are you passionate about contributing to children's formative years? Do you want to be part of a team which will give you opportunities to advance your career in childcare? If so, then Little House Nursery is the place for you, and in return for your contribution we can offer you:   Excellent base salary Paid Christmas closure Reward and recognition bonus scheme – potential £1,000 termly bonus Funded training courses and studies Career progression and promotion opportunities including regular CPD and training courses Enhanced DBS check and Capita annual renewal service paid for Employee of the Month and other team events Generous staff discount for childcare Pension scheme Supportive management team - "Open Door Policy" Uniform provided Healthcare scheme   This position is a full-time position and salary is dependent on experience and suitability of the successful candidate.   Role Overview To take full responsibility for the overall management of the Nursery. To take full responsibility for delivering high quality childcare and education for all children in the Nursery ensuring an Ofsted Outstanding outcome. To take full responsibility for ensuring the Nursery is fully compliant with all statutory and legislative policies and procedures. To take full responsibility for business and financial administration. To take full responsibility for the health and safety and risk assessment practices within the Nursery. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Background checks and Enhanced Disclosure and Barring checks will be required. Essential Skills/Qualifications: Minimum 2 years’ post qualification experience Minimum Level III or equivalent Relevant childcare and Safeguarding and Prevent qualifications in accordance with OFSTED guidelines Thorough understanding and knowledge of childcare and safeguarding and Prevent legislation Excellent communication skills Empathetic, caring and friendly Enthusiastic, positive attitude Patient Adept at dealing with stress ICT literate and competent Health and safety competent Excellent organisation skills Desirable Skills/Qualifications: Proven supervisory and coaching experience Management qualification Financial management awareness Job Types: Full-time, Permanent Experience: Childcare: 2 years (Required) Management: 1 year (Preferred) Licence: Level 3 or above Childcare Diploma (Required)  
Little House Nursery London, UK Full time
08 May, 2019
Little House Nursery are recruiting for a Nursery Practitioner  Description Little House Nursery is situated on a quiet, residential road on the corner of Revelstoke Road and Durnsford Avenue (SW19) in the borough of Merton.  The Nursery is just around the corner from Wimbledon Park and local shops, and is easily accessible by public transport and car.  Southfields tube station is a five-minute walk from the Nursery and regular buses from Clapham Junction overground station stop on Durnsford Road.  By car, the Nursery is easily accessible via the A3 and from Croydon via A23/London Road.  Little House Nursery is looking for a qualified Nursery Practitioner to join our small, friendly and dedicated team. You will have an enthusiastic and positive attitude along with excellent communication and written skills, and the ability to build strong, supportive relationships with children, parents and staff.  You must also be patient, empathetic, caring and friendly. Little House Nursery is focused on providing outstanding childcare for all our children, and building the best team of staff to do so.  Are you passionate about contributing to children's formative years? Do you want to be part of a team which will give you opportunities to advance your career in childcare? If so, then Little House Nursery is the place for you, and in return for your contribution we can offer you: Excellent base salary Paid Christmas closure Reward and recognition bonus scheme – potential £1,000 termly bonus Funded training courses and studies Paid time for parents' evenings and staff meetings/key persons meetings Career progression and promotion opportunities including regular CPD and training courses Enhanced DBS check and Capita annual renewal service paid for Employee of the Month and other team events Generous staff discount for childcare Pension scheme Supportive management team - "Open Door Policy" Uniform provided Healthcare scheme This position is a full-time position and salary is dependent on experience and suitability of the successful candidate, however we can be flexible on days of working. Little House Nursery is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Background checks and Enhanced Disclosure and Barring checks will be required. Essential Skills/Qualifications: Full and relevant Early Years qualification Full understanding and working knowledge of the EYFS Awareness of the Ofsted inspection framework Experience of working within a team Experience of providing customer service Good understanding of health and safety requirements Experience of managing a cohort of key children   Desirable Skills/Qualifications: Experience of working in a similar role
Little House Nursery Merton, London, UK Full time
08 May, 2019
Little House Nursery  is looking for a qualified Nursery Practitioner to join our friendly and happy team. The successful candidate will have an enthusiastic and positive attitude along with excellent communication and written skills, and the ability to build strong, supportive relationships with children, parents and staff.  They must also be patient, empathetic, caring and friendly. Little House Nursery is focused on providing outstanding provision to the children in our care, and building the best team of staff to do so.  Are you passionate about contributing to children's formative years? Do you want to be part of a team which will give you opportunities to advance your career in childcare? If so, then Little House Nursery is the place for you, and in return for your commitment we can offer you: Excellent base salary Christmas closure Reward and recognition bonus scheme – potential £1,000 termly bonus Funded training courses and studies Paid time for parents' evenings and staff meetings/key persons meetings Career progression and promotion opportunities Enhanced DBS check and Capita annual renewal service paid for Employee of the Month Staff discount for childcare Pension scheme Supportive management team - "Open Door Policy" Uniform provided   This position is a full-time position and salary is dependent on experience and suitability of the successful candidate. Little House Nursery  is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Background checks and Enhanced Disclosure and Barring checks will be required. Essential Skills/Qualifications: Full and relevant Early Years qualification Full understanding and working knowledge of the EYFS Awareness of the Ofsted inspection framework Experience of working within a team Experience of providing customer service Good understanding of health and safety requirements Experience of managing a cohort of key children   Desirable Skills/Qualifications: Experience of working in a similar role
Little House Nursery Wimbledon, London, UK Full time
08 May, 2019
Little House Nursery  is looking for a qualified Nursery Practitioner to join our friendly and happy team. The successful candidate will have an enthusiastic and positive attitude along with excellent communication and written skills, and the ability to build strong, supportive relationships with children, parents and staff.  They must also be patient, empathetic, caring and friendly. Little House Nursery is focused on providing outstanding provision to the children in our care, and building the best team of staff to do so.  Are you passionate about contributing to children's formative years? Do you want to be part of a team which will give you opportunities to advance your career in childcare? If so, then Little House Nursery is the place for you, and in return for your commitment we can offer you: Excellent base salary Christmas closure Reward and recognition bonus scheme – potential £1,000 termly bonus Funded training courses and studies Paid time for parents' evenings and staff meetings/key persons meetings Career progression and promotion opportunities Enhanced DBS check and Capita annual renewal service paid for Employee of the Month Staff discount for childcare Pension scheme Supportive management team - "Open Door Policy" Uniform provided   This position is a full-time position and salary is dependent on experience and suitability of the successful candidate. Little House Nursery  is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Background checks and Enhanced Disclosure and Barring checks will be required. Essential Skills/Qualifications: Full and relevant Early Years qualification Full understanding and working knowledge of the EYFS Awareness of the Ofsted inspection framework Experience of working within a team Experience of providing customer service Good understanding of health and safety requirements Experience of managing a cohort of key children   Desirable Skills/Qualifications: Experience of working in a similar role
Little House Nursery Wimbledon, London, UK Full time
08 May, 2019
Little House Nursery is looking for a Room Leader to join our friendly and happy team. The successful candidate will have at least a Level 3, full and relevant qualification or equivalent in childcare, and have at least 2 years’ post qualification experience of working in a day nursery. A thorough understanding and knowledge of legislation including the Early Years Foundation Stage is essential. The successful candidate will have an enthusiastic and positive attitude along with excellent communication and written skills, and the ability to build strong, supportive relationships with children, parents and staff.  They must also be patient, empathetic, caring and friendly, and adept at dealing with stress, with proven supervisory and coaching experience.   Little House Nursery  is focused on providing outstanding provision to the children in our care, and building the best team of staff to do so. Our family approach means that our staff team are friendly and sociable, as we believe that happy staff create the best environment for children to learn and grow. Are you passionate about contributing to children's formative years? Do you want to be part of a team which will give you opportunities to advance your career in childcare? If so, then Little House Nursery  is the place for you, and in return for your commitment we can offer you: Excellent base salary Christmas closure Reward and recognition bonus scheme – potential £1,000 termly bonus Funded training courses and studies Paid time for parents' evenings and staff meetings/key persons meetings Career progression and promotion opportunities Enhanced DBS check and Capita annual renewal service paid for Employee of the Month Staff discount for childcare Pension scheme Supportive management team - "Open Door Policy" Uniform provided   This position is a full-time position and salary is dependent on experience and suitability of the successful candidate. The INSERT NURSERY NAME  is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Background checks and Enhanced Disclosure and Barring checks will be required.   Skills/Qualifications: Level 3 (or above) full and relevant Childcare Qualification Minimum 2 years’ post qualification Relevant childcare qualifications in accordance with OFSTED guidelines Thorough understanding and knowledge of legislation including EYFS Empathetic, caring and friendly Enthusiastic, positive attitude Patient Adept at dealing with stress Proven supervisory and coaching experience  
Little House Nursery London, UK Full time
01 Mar, 2019
Job Summary We are a newly registered Montessori Childcare Provider looking for two nursery assistants to work full time in a small team in a private setting (home environment). Successful candidates must be confident, engaging and really enjoy working with children in a positive and nurturing environment. Candidates must have good spoken and written English, have a minimum of 12 months related experience within a nursery setting, must be be energetic, enthusiastic, well organised and creative. We follow the Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum therefore knowledge of EYFS is essential. Preferably candidates will also have some knowledge or experience of the Montessori Philosophy or be open to learning. Candidates will need a current DBS and Pediatric First Aid certificate, willingness to obtain these is essential. Working hours are Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm. Please do not apply if you cannot commit to these hours. The setting is open 47 weeks of the year. Job Type / Category To provide a nurturing and stimulating environment to facilitate children’s growth, exploration and participation. Plan, prepare and implement stimulating activities for individual children and group activities. Coordinate with other staff members to create lesson plans. Observe and interpret the child’s needs. Treat all children with respect and of equal importance. Coordinate regular communication with parents, providing a daily handover and termly development summaries. Supervise and manage the children whilst adhering to the settings policies and health and safety procedures. Monitor and track children's progress on a regular basis. Contribute to preparation, care, cleanliness and maintenance of the setting and equipment. Required Education, Skills and Qualifications Minimum 1 year Nursery experience (ideally baby room) Qualified to Level 3 of above Benefits  Lots of opportunity for CPD Generous holiday allowance Passionate team working in a homely environment Well resourced setting Enrolement into a pension scheme Meals provided
Little House Nursery London, UK Full time