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Baby Room Leader West Wickham


Baby Room Leader , qualified Level 3 Educator, West Wickham

We are recruiting for an skilled and experienced Nursery Room leader to manage a 15 place baby room in our West Wickham nursery. This is a  great opportunity for an established room leader looking for a new challenge, or perhaps an Early Years educator looking to progress in their career and step into a leadership position.

Skills and knowledge

  • Ability to provide and maintain a high quality, stimulating learning environment,
  • To plan and prepare purposeful learning opportunities using a range of creative approaches which  foster curiosity  both indoors and out.
  • Ability to motivate, inspire and support the team around you
  • Provide a safe, welcoming and inclusive environment for all children.
  •  To assist in the development and support of other staff members by communicating effectively, sharing knowledge, experience and delegating tasks appropriately
  • To co-operate and work effectively with the manager, taking on additional responsibilities/duties where necessary and positively promoting developments in policies and procedures to team members.


  • A competitive salary.
  • Private Health insurance with Benenden.
  • Locations with excellent access to public transport.
  • 28 days holiday a year including Christmas closure and Bank Holidays.
  • Holiday scheme that increases with service.
  • Workplace pension with employer contribution of up to 4% of salary.
  • Excellent professional development and further training with regular on the job support.
  • Dedicated staff training days with site closure.
  • Online learning journals.


  • A Level 3 full and relevant qualification in Early Years Childcare.
  • Experience of working with under 2’s.
  • Good knowledge of safeguarding and child protection.
  • A secure understanding of the EYFS and development matters.
  • An enthusiastic, positive and proactive attitude to work.
  • Ability to lead and motivate a team.
  • Effective communication skills.
  • Ability to work in partnership with parents.
  • Comply with all Rainbow Day Nurseries’ policies and procedures.
  • To participate in training and other learning activities/meetings as required.
  • Hold an appropriate first aid qualification or be willing to undertake one.

DBS Clearance

This appointment is subject to you receiving satisfactory references and DBS clearance


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