02 Mar, 2022

Early Years Educator

  • London Early Years Foundation (LEYF)
  • Camberwell Grove, London, UK
Full time Qualified Practitioner Senior Practitioner

Job Details

Job Details

Hours: 40 hours per week

Salary: £21,000 - £22,500 per annum

Qualification: Level 3+ in Early Years or equivalent

Location: 195E Camberwell Grove, Camberwell, London SE5 8JU


Job Description

Our spacious Camberwell Grove Nursery are currently recruiting an Early Years Educator to  join them on a full-time permanent basis. Located a short walk from Denmark Hill Station and local bus routes, the nursery is an important community hub, providing much needed support for local families.


Working with your key children, you will ensure that the activities you are planning are inspiring their learning and encouraging their curiosity. You will be responsible for observations and safeguarding the children within the setting and ensuring that every day has something unique and fun in store.


Job Requirements

  • Full and relevant child-care qualification at level 3 or above
  • Strong knowledge of safeguarding and child protection
  • 12 months experience working in an early year’s setting
  • To continually strive for best practice in yourself and inspiring others
  • Have a passion for making a difference to the community
  • A child centred approach to teaching using creative and exciting methods to engage and stimulate



Staff Benefits

We know it’s our people who make LEYF great. That’s why we value each staff member and offer:


  • £550 Joining Bonus!
  • 50% off of childcare
  • £550 Refer a friend bonus
  • 26 days annual leave, plus bank holidays 
  • Full access to LEYF Academy – minimum of 8 days per year training covering mandatory courses and additional professional development designed.
  • 10% GLL Gym discount
  • 7% employer contribution towards pension
  • Salary increase after probation
  • Overtime pay
  • Interest free Annual Season Ticket loan
  • Free life assurance
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Programme


The London Early Years Foundation (LEYF) is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Background checks and an enhanced DBS will be required."


£21,000 - £22,500 per annum


Nursery Nurse, Nursery Practitioner, Senior Nursery Nurse, Senior Nursery Practitioner

Setting Type

Private Day Nursery

Recruiter Type

Direct Employer

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