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Room Leader Vacancy

Permanent post, salary £15,661.36 per annum, 37 hours per week, 20 days holiday per year plus bank holidays. Enrolment in company pension scheme.

Gamesley Early Excellence Centre Community Interest Childcare Company has a fantastic opportunity for an experienced practitioner to lead our baby room team. Our Centre is in Gamesley near Glossop, Derbyshire. It is a professional and busy environment encompassing childcare for children birth to 11 years and a maintained nursery school for 3 and 4 year olds.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the provision of a high standard of physical, emotional, social and intellectual care for children in the baby room. Leading the team in order to provide an enabling environment in which all individual children can play, develop and learn and building and maintaining strong partnership working with parents to enable children’s needs to be met.

The Company Directors are looking to appoint a highly motivated and outstanding early years practitioner with:

  • Diploma in Childcare and Education, NVQ Early Years Care and Education (Level 3/4) or equivalent. (Level 3 qualified will be expected to train to Level 4.)

  • Recent, sound experience of working in a childcare / nursery setting

  • Experience of working successfully leading a team

  • Experience of undertaking staff supervisions

  • Ability to take responsibility for the day to day management of their own room, including organising staff rotas and leading good practice

  • Ability to take the lead in ensuring the provision of a high quality environment in an integrated, inclusive and flexible way to meet the needs of individual children having an awareness of any disabilities, family cultures and medical histories.


    Closing date for applications: close of business on 05/11/2017

    To find out more about our Centre visit:

    For an application form, Job Description and Person Specification please email or telephone 01457 860456 / 859007.

    If you would like to visit the Centre prior to application, please telephone us on the numbers above to arrange.