Part- Time Early Years Assistant – 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: 3 weeks ago
  • Hours: 15 hours per week
  • Salary: £9.56 per hour
  • Qualification: Unqualified
  • Location: 33 Weir Road
    London
    SW12 0NU
  • Bus Routes: 50, 155, 355
  • Stations: Clapham South, Balham

Job Description

Weir Link Nursery & Pre-School located inside the Weir Link Community Centre and just a 10 min walk not from Clapham South tube station and Balham station. Is recruiting part-time Early Years assistants to support them from 3.00 pm – 6.00 pm Monday to Friday. If you are looking to gain some experience in a nursery or just want flexible hours this position might just be perfect for you!

In this position, you will supervise the children in your room during child-led activities, encourage their learning through play and role modelling, all while following routines and ensuring that the children are safeguarded and happy. You will work closely with your Nursery team and management to ensure policies and procedures are followed and also build strong relationships with the parents and families.

Job Requirements

  • Experience in an early year’s setting is desirable
  • Knowledge of safeguarding, child protection and how this is monitored in a nursery setting.
  • 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-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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Location

Address: 33 Weir Road
London
SW12 0NU

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