Position Title – Room Leader
Job Type: Term Time – 37.5 hours per week
Room Leader – Qualifications & Experience Required:
- NVQ level 3 or equivalent
- Minimum of Diploma of Children’s Services
- Ideally four years’ experience within Early Childhood Education sector
- Ideally two years’ experience within a leadership role preferred
- Be an approved certified supervisor
- Excellent understanding of the EYFS curriculum and requirements
Room Leader – Key Responsibilities
Promote high standards of quality within the nursery in respect of the environment, resources and experiences offered to children.
Provide professional and relevant feedback to parents/carers about their child.
Ensure all records of development and learning are fully and accurately maintained by the appropriate staff.
Ensure appropriate planning is in place to maintain the required standards consulting with the Senior Nursery Nurse when necessary.
Provide leadership and support to playroom staff to enable them to establish and maintain positive working relationships.
Deploy staff appropriately to ensure that the required standards are delivered and maintained within the play room.
Ensure that practice and provision in the nursery meets the requirements of the Early Years Foundation Stage.
Ensure the effective implementation of the nursery keycarer procedures and allocate children to keycarers appropriately.
Ensure that children are kept safe and that staff understand and, when necessary, follow Safeguarding Procedures.
Support the development of good practice with regards to special needs and inclusion.
Implement and support others in delivering, the EYFS in line with current practice and guidelines.
Develop and maintain highly professional working relationships with relevant Local Authority Departments, regulatory bodies and other agencies.
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