3rd In Charge

  • Family First Nursery Group
  • London Borough of Enfield, UK
  • 11 May, 2024
Full time

Job Description

Nursery on the hill 

Third in Charge /Room Leader 

Salary £28,730

42.5 hours a week -closed 1 week in the summer and at christmas.

Our vibrant, “outstanding” and successful nursery requires a strong room leader. The nursery is conveniently located in a residential area, close to transport facilities and local amenities. This is a fantastic opportunity for a dedicated, experienced, enthusiastic practitioner, who is able to manage a team, you should possess great communication skills and have a calm, approachable nature. This position would suit an experienced nursery practitioner who has previously managed a team (2 years- 4 years ) and is looking for an exciting career opportunity.

Some of your responsibilities will include:

  • To include and maintain high standards of care and education
  • To work effectively within the staff team, providing day to day support in the baby room
  • Provide stimulating and exciting activities for young children

To implement effective parent liaison and to be influential in developing strong links with parents

You will need to have the following qualifications, training and experience:

  • Must have a Level 3 in Childcare
  • Excellent knowledge of the EYFS
  • Knowledge of OFSTED standards
  • Good time management skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Working knowledge of key working practice, including observations and record keeping.

We’re a family by name, and we’re a family by nature too. We are defined in many different ways, by many different people. Different cultures. Different ideas. Different ages, genders and skillsets. Whilst every individual will have their own definition of family, these definitions all come together to show Family First for who we are.

We are: Defined by Family

Our nursery is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. We value diversity in our workforce and positively welcome applications from all sections of the community.

We are committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  A Disclosure and Barring Service Certificate will be required for all posts. This post will be subject to enhanced checks as part of our Safeguarding Duty.

Nursery on the Hill is part of the Family First Group where we take great care to treat everyone as a person, with equal rights and responsibilities to any other individual, whether they are an adult or a child. We are committed to providing equality of opportunity and anti-discriminatory practice for all children and families according to their individual needs. Discrimination on the grounds of gender, age, race, religion or belief, marriage or civil partnership, disability, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, pregnancy or maternity, ethnic or national origin, or political belief has no place within the Family First Group.



Benefits include:

  • Workplace pension
  • Free staff uniform
  • 32 days paid holiday
  • Paid day off for annual birthday
  • Rewarding excellence schemes
  • Free training to further own professional development
  • Annual staff conferences and celebration events

Nursery Name

Nursery On The Hill