Nursery Room Leader

  • Reference: #ZANS1100
  • Date posted: Wednesday, 15 September 2021
  • Location: London N12
  • Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £19,500.00 to £24,000.00


We are currently recruiting for a Nursery Room Leader Role, for a Private Children's Nursery in North London.  This role is based in the Toddler room. This is a full time role, working all year round.  

This Nursery has the capacity for over 50 children and is conveniently located close to bus and tube stations.  The role is for 40 hours a week and you will be managing 3 staff members.  

As the Nursery Room leader, you will be responsible for the day-to-day management of the room, and the staff.  You will be working closely with the Senior staff members to ensure the room is managed to a high standard, such as maintaining correct rations.  Having experience as a Nursery Room leader or Senior Nursery nurse would be an advantage but is not essential.  However, you will need a minimum of Level 3 Early Years qualification.  


Nursery Room Leader Requirements:

  • Excellent knowledge of the EYFS
  • Strong communication skills
  • Good time management skills
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • CACHE level 3, NNEB, NVQ Level 3 essential

Nursery Room Leader Duties:

  • Following care routines – such as nappy changes, sleep times and bottles
  • Complete planning, observations and next steps
  • Complete learning journals, tracking documents, progress summaries and 2 year checks
  • Providing activities including setting up and clearing away
  • Being a key person
  • Cleaning responsibilities – After meals, toilets, hoovering the room etc.
  • Completing supervisions
  • Managing practitioners and addressing issues




  • 22 days holiday 
  • Flexible shift patterns
  • Excellent career opportunities and support
  • Further training if required
  • Excellent support and career development guidance

The successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced DBS check. If this is of interest to you then please apply or get in touch for more information.
If you have the relevant Nursery Practitioner experience and qualifications, then this could be the right opportunity for you, so please get in touch.

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