01 Aug, 2022

Room Leader - Croydon

  • Plus Staff Recruitment
  • South Croydon, UK
Full time Qualified Practitioner

Job Details

Room Leader Nursery Nurse

South Croydon

Salary: £19,635 - £21,678 per annum

Hours: Flexible -  from 36 to 44 hours

Contract: Permanent Full-time

We are working on behalf of our client who is looking for a hard working qualified individual who has a passion for working with children, and is seeking a long-term career in childcare.

As Nursery Room Leader, you will have sole charge of a base room, ensuring that the ratios are met at all times as well as the safeguarding and welfare requirements and support the other staff in the rooms.

For the Nursery Room Leader role, you will need good knowledge of Safeguarding, Health & Safety with one year post qualification experience would be an advantage.

Nursery Room Leader Requirements:

  • Excellent knowledge of the EYFS
  • Strong people management skills
  • Good time management skills
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • CACHE level 3, NNEB, NVQ Level 3 essential

Nursery Room Leader Duties:

  • Following care routines – such as nappy changes, sleep times and bottles
  • Complete planning, observations and next steps
  • Complete learning journals, tracking documents, progress summaries and 2 year checks
  • Providing activities including setting up and clearing away
  • Being a key person
  • Completing supervisions
  • Managing practitioners and addressing issues



On Offer:

  • Annual pay reviews
  • Excellent In-house training and career progression opportunities
  • Provision of pension scheme auto enrolment
  • First DBS paid for
  • Online learning journals


Benefits of the Job:

  • Working with small group - You will be working with a small group of children in order to deliver good quality personal care.
  • Quick Career development - we are growing and will be looking for Manager and Area Manager shortly and would be looking from within the company initially. Allowing a fast route to develop your career if you are ready
  • Personal Development - Lots of opportunities for personal development through training
  • You will be responsible for delivering care and education primarily to children aged 2 years and under.

If you meet the criteria set above, or would like Early Years Career advise please apply ASAP for an informal and confidential chat. 

This position is subjected to an Enhanced DBS certificate and Early Years reference check

Plus Staff Recruitment is an Equal Opportunities Employer






£19,636 to £21,678


Nursery Nurse, Nursery Practitioner, Room Leader

Setting Type

Private Day Nursery

Recruiter Type

Recruitment Consultancy

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