Early Years Educator

  • Job Reference: 00023339-1
  • Date Posted: 15 October 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Hackney, London
  • Salary: £20,529 to £21,236
  • Sector: Education, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Early Years Educator - Pembury Nursery

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.

Job Description

Our Pembury Nursery based in Hackney are recruiting for Early Years Staff who can create inspiring experiences for our children, whilst establishing a nurturing environment and encouraging bravery and curiosity in our children’s development. Our teachers excel in teamwork and help support the nursery as it grows into a truly fascinating setting for our children.

Job Requirements

Full and relevant child-care qualification at level 2 or above.

Strong knowledge of safeguarding, child protection and how this is monitored in a nursery setting.

At least 6 months experience working in an early year’s 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 centred approach to teaching using creative and exciting methods to engage and stimulate

Working at Pembury:

* Number of Rooms: 2x combined baby rooms, 1x 2-5 room
* Total capacity of Nursery: 71 place Nursery
* Opening Times: 8am-6pm
* Description of outdoor space: Each room leads into separate garden space with play equipment
* Age: 0-5
* Ofsted Rating: Requires Improvement

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.

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.

The London Early Years (LEYF) is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Background checks and an enhanced DBS will be required