09 Jun, 2024

Early Years Teacher

  • forest villgae kindergarten ltd
  • Morden, UK
Full time, Part time, Full or Part Time, Bank Staff Apprentice Deputy Management Qualified Practitioner Senior Practitioner Montessori

Job Details

We are a lovely growing Nursery and Forest School in the heart of Morden. We are located in Morden Recreation Ground with a large fenced up garden, were we spend most of our days.

We aim to make outdoor education accessible to all children and allow children the space and freedom to learn through play. Our Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) curriculum will be the foundation for future success by building creative, independent and confident thinkers.

Our days and years are woven with the seasons. Through the rhythm of the seasons and the daily and weekly routines children will develop a feeling of safety, trust and orientation through their crucial first years.

Job Role

We are looking for Qualified Early Years Teachers to join our expanding Kindergarten. We have full-time and part-time options available (options to work 4 or 5 days, full days or morning/afternoon shifts, all year). Please get in touch so we can discuss flexible work patterns.

Our current opening times are:

Monday to Thursday 8am to 5.30pm

and Friday 8am to 2pm


  • Have experience working with/supporting nursery age children (0-5)
  • Be able to work part time or full-time, minimum 25 hours to 40 hours per week
  • Have a relevant Early Years qualification
  • Be flexible, proactive and patient
  • Be nurturing and caring in your approaches
  • Be able to communicate effectively within a team and lead
  • Open for new ideas and input/ ideas for curriculum


  • Small group approach ( total capacity of whole Kindergarten is 25 children)
  • outdoor and nature based environment
  • 28 days holiday + one week off over Christmas
  • Sick pay
  • free ongoing childcare training
  • overtime paid

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent, Apprenticeship, Volunteer

Part-time hours: 20-25 per week

Salary to be discussed at interview and will be in accordance with qualifications and experience.


  • Casual dress
  • Childcare
  • Company events
  • Discounted or free food
  • Employee discount
  • Employee mentoring programme
  • Flexitime
  • Free parking
  • Sick pay
  • Unlimited paid holidays


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Flexitime
  • Monday to Friday

School type:

  • Day nursery
  • Preschool
  • Private nursery school


  • Nursery: 1 year (preferred)
  • Childcare: 1 year (preferred)
  • Management: 1 year (preferred)

Work Location: In person


Salary to be discussed at interview and will be in accordance with qualifications and experience.


Nursery Practitioner, Deputy Nursery Manager, Room Leader, Montessori Teacher, Early Years Practitioner, Early Years Teacher

Setting Type

Private Day Nursery

Recruiter Type

Direct Employer

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