Early Years Practitioner- Playhouse- Baby Room

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  • Full Time
  • SE14 6LU
  • Playhouse Nursery and Pre-School
  • 40hrs p/w

Job Details

  • Job Posted: 1 month ago
  • Hours: 40hrs p/w
  • Salary: 20,529 -21,236
  • Qualification: Level 3+ and above in Early Years Childcare
  • Location: The Moonshot Centre,
    London, SE14 6LU
  • Bus Routes: 177, 53, 225

Job Description

Despite the challenges of the coronavirus (Covid-19) crisis we are still recruiting for staff in our nurseries. We are only able to conduct telephone interviews at this point in time as we need to follow the Government’s guidelines on social distancing.

London Early Years Foundation (LEYF) is keen to hear from you and the Recruitment Team will be reviewing all applications. We will then be offering telephone interviews to successful candidates. We can then advise you on the next stage in the recruitment process. Please keep applying.

Playhouse Nursery and Pre-school is based in New Cross, South East London. This nursery has good transport connections and is only 2 min walk from New Cross Station. We are recruiting a new Early Years Practitioner/ Early Years Teacher / Nursery Teacher to join their warm and friendly team.

The successful candidate will be nurturing, encouraging and promote bravery and curiosity as a key staple for our children’s development. We are looking a passionate team player who is looking to join a family.

 

Job Requirements

  • Level 3 or above in Early Years Childcare or equivalent
  • Strong knowledge of safeguarding, child protection and how this is monitored in a nursery setting.
  • experience working in an early year’s setting- baby room
  • To champion LEYF’s values and advocate our mission to save the world one child at a time.
  • To encourage a supportive team atmosphere and the ability to work together in a positive and compassionate way.
  • To continually strive for best practice in yourself and inspiring others.
  • To be dedicated in achieving the highest standard of education and care
  • Have a passion for making a difference in their communities.
  • A child centred approach to teaching using creative and exciting methods to engage and stimulate

Working at Playhouse Nursery and Pre-School

• The Nursery consists of baby room, a toddler and a preschool room
• Total capacity of Nursery: 30
• Opening times: 8am – 6pm
• Bright spacious spaces that all lead to the garden area

Age Range: Birth-5 years
OFSTED Rating: Good

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Staff Benefits

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

• Make a difference to the children who need it the most
• Pay and conditions above national average within the early years sector
• 50% off childcare costs
• £750 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
• Guaranteed salary increase after probation
• Overtime pay
• Annual travel loan
• Free life assurance
• Access to our work life support services
• Access to LEYF social events; New Year’s Awards ceremony, Annual Conference and Summer BBQ

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.

Location

Address: The Moonshot Centre,
London, SE14 6LU

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Early Years Practitioner- Playhouse- Baby Room