Lunch Time Assistant – Earls Court Nursery & Pre-School

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  • Part Time
  • SW5 9EE
  • Earls Court Nursery and Pre-School
  • 15-16 hours per week

Job Details

  • Job Posted: 3 weeks ago
  • Hours: 15-16 hours per week
  • Salary: £7,000 - £8,000
  • Qualification: Unqualified
  • Location: 65 Philbeach Gardens
    London
    SW5 9EE

Job Description

Our Ofsted ‘Outstanding’ Earls Court Nursery based in a gorgeous Victorian building with plenty of character is looking for a hard-working and enthusiastic new member to join their team

We are recruiting for an energetic and fun Lunchtime Assistant to join them on a part-time basis. As a Lunchtime Assistant, you will encourage children’s independence around mealtime as well as support the teachers in instances such as nap or playtimes which are shortly followed by food. The hours for this role are 11 am to 2 pm, Monday – Friday.

Job Requirements

  • No minimum qualification – just a drive for learning and a passion for high standards of early years education
  • Good knowledge and understanding of how to keep children safe
  • Child centered, a strong drive to deliver the quality childcare
  • A thirst to learn new skills and desire to be the best you can be and to support others to be the best they can be
  • Motivated to make a difference within your community.
  • Mirrors LEYF’s belief that all children deserve the best education and care!

Working at Earls Court Nursery and Pre-School

• The Nursery consists of a baby room, a toddler and a preschool room over 3 floors
• Total capacity of Nursery: 50
• Opening times: 8am – 6pm
• The nursery benefits from a beautiful Victorian building with a homely feel with lots of bright light

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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Location

Address: 65 Philbeach Gardens
London
SW5 9EE

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