Early Years Educator (3 days a week)- Children’s Garden

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  • Part Time
  • E16 2RD
  • UEL Children’s Garden Nursery & Pre-School
  • 24 hours a week

Job Details

  • Job Posted: 2 weeks ago
  • Hours: 24 hours a week
  • Salary: £12,473.35-£12,897.65
  • Qualification: Level 3+ and above in Early Years Childcare
  • Location: UEL 4-6 University Way
    Docklands Campus
    E16 2RD
  • Bus Routes: Cyprus (Stop Q)/Strait RoadEast Ham Manor Way (Stop R)

Job Description

At LEYF we understand how the last year may have affected your employment and general morale. We are coming up with new ways to ensure that we can employ as many childcare professionals as possible. Whether you have been made redundant, had your hours reduced, or did not get to start your new role, we want to hear from you!

Are you struggling to find part-time work with more hours? Do you go to uni or have other commitments during the week? If the answer is yes, then this position is perfect for you!

An exciting new opportunity has come up in our Newham Nurseries! We are now offering a part-time position for an Early Years Educator working 3 days a week.

Our Educators work side by side with Room Leaders, Practitioners, and Assistants to ensure children are safe, happy, and meeting their full potential. As a LEYF Educator, you will be responsible for observing and planning your key children’s activities. You will also work towards our mission as a team to ensure we are “changing the world, one child at a time”.

Job Requirements

  • A full and relevant child-care qualification at level 3 or above.
  • At least 1 years experience in an Early Years setting and experience in leadership
  • You must be able to proactively implement safeguarding and child protection policies and procedures
  • You must be able to demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the EYFS
  • Be able to support the management team to meet all Ofsted requirements and to ensure that these are always maintained
  • A positive and proactive attitude to work
  • A team player who uses their own initiative and who thrives working in a busy and exciting environment

Working at UEL Children’s Garden Nursery & Pre-School

• The Nursery consists of a aby room, a toddler and a preschool room all leading to a beautiful garden area
• Total capacity of Nursery: 45
• Opening times: 8am – 6pm
• The nursery benefits from a bright and spacious space

Age Range: Birth-5 years
OFSTED Rating: Awaiting Report


Staff Benefits

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

• 50% off of childcare
• Refer a friend bonus
• Up to 25 days annual leave, plus bank holidays and an additional 3 days over the Christmas period
• 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 season ticket loan
• Free life assurance
• Employee Assistance Programme

Career Progression

At LEYF we aim to promote 50% of our leaders from within and nurture our staff to help them progress in their careers.
Each person who joins the LEYF family will work with their Manager to create a development plan. If you aspire to become a manager or you want to be the best you can be in your role, LEYF, using our coaching and mentoring approach, coupled with our famous LEYF Academy courses, will support your journey.


Address: UEL 4-6 University Way
Docklands Campus
E16 2RD

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Early Years Educator (3 days a week)- Children’s Garden