Early Years Educator – Weir Link Nursery & Pre-School

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  • Part Time
  • SW12 0NU
  • Weir Link Nursery and Pre-School
  • 15 hours per week

Job Details

  • Job Posted: 1 month ago
  • Hours: 15 hours per week
  • Salary: £7,000-£7,900 depending on qualification
  • Qualification: Unqualified or above
  • Location: 33 Weir Road
    SW12 0NU
  • Bus Routes: 50, 155, 355
  • Stations: Clapham South, Balham

Job Description

A fantastic opportunity has become available at our Weir Link Nursery. We are looking for fun and inspiring educators to the team on a part-time basis.

Whether you are looking for more experience in a nursery, or have commitments in the morning, this position works perfectly for you!

Our LEYF educators are an essential part of our team that helps support the children’s learning and development, as well as the smooth running of the nursery.

The hours for this role are Monday-Friday/3pm-6pm.

Job Requirements

  • Strong knowledge of safeguarding and child protection
  • To continually strive for best practice in yourself and inspire others
  • Have a passion for making a difference in the community
  • A child-centered approach to teaching using creative and exciting methods to engage and stimulate

Working at Weir Link Nursery and Pre-School

  • Warm, friendly team in Ofsted ‘Outstanding’ nursery
  • Close to bus links for South West London
  • Hub of the community

Age Range: Birth-5 years
OFSTED Rating: Outstanding

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Staff Benefits

We know it's our team that makes LEYF great. When you join us as a permanent member of staff, you will enjoy many benefits:

• Pay competitive with the sector
• 50% discount on nursery fees (pro-rata)
• 7% pension contribution
• A minimum of 23 days’ annual leave per year (up to 36 days) including 8 Bank Holidays, plus 3 days over Christmas
• Sick pay entitlement (after 6 months’ service)

• Paid overtime
• Refer a friend bonus (up to £550)
• Maternity, paternity & shared parental leave entitlement (after 2 years’ service)
• Up to 5 days' special leave entitlement
• Access to LEYF’s training academy and MY LEYF online learning platform - 8 days’ paid training per year
• 10% GLL gym discount
• Tea and coffee
• MY LEYF modules on meditation, mindfulness and mental wellbeing
• Employee Assistance Programme; support and counselling and advice on financial and legal issues
• Eligibility for a hardship fund grant 

• Season pass loan

• Cycle to work scheme
• Discounts on shopping with Employee Purchase Programme
• Invitations to LEYF social events - Summer Conference, BBQ, Christmas Party, Awards.

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.

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Address: 33 Weir Road
SW12 0NU

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