12 Oct, 2022

Early Years Practitioner - Romford

  • London Early Years Foundation (LEYF)
  • Romford, UK
Full or Part Time Qualified Practitioner Senior Practitioner

Job Details

Job description

Our Early Years Practitioners make a difference in their local communities and have a child-centred approach to teaching, using creative and exciting methods to stimulate the children in their care.

As a LEYF Early Years Practitioner, you are responsible for observing your key children. You work with parents and carers to ensure children’s routines are followed and they are happy at the nursery while developing vital skills and relationships.

Early Years Practitioners have relevant child care qualifications at Level 2 or above, a good knowledge of safeguarding and child protection, and experience working in an Early Years setting. 

Job requirements


  • Right to work in the UK
  • Full and relevant Level 2 or above qualification in Early Years
  • Strong knowledge of safeguarding and child protection and how this is monitored in a nursery setting
  • Minimum of 6 months experience working in an Early Years setting
  • Encourage a supportive team atmosphere and the ability to work together positively and compassionately



  • Continually strive for best practice in yourself while inspiring others
  • A child-centred approach to teaching using creative and exciting methods to engage and stimulate
  • A customer-centric approach to building lasting relationships with our families and the wider community
  • Strong desire to influence positive change when required through modelling the LEYF values; Brave, Fun, Inspiring and Nurturing


About the nursery

Rated Outstanding by Ofsted, Farrance Road Nursery and Pre-School provides Early Years education and care to children from birth to 5 years old.
You can find us in Chadwell Heath, not far from Chadwell Heath railway station. We’re a large, modern nursery, with separate rooms for different age groups and a garden for outdoor play.
Our children enjoy photography, woodwork, ICT, yoga, dialogic reading, music, cycling and more. They love to get out in the local area too, with trips to the park and library. 


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