Senior Room Leader, up to £25,500 in 35 place Froebel Nursery

London (South), London (Greater)
£24, 000 to £25,500 (25 days holiday)
10 Oct 2019
10 Nov 2019
Full Time
Contract Type

Linden Tree Nursery Schools offers a fantastic opportunity for you to join our dedicated, diverse and nurturing team within our small Froebelian Nursery Schools for children aged 0-5 years.

This opportunity seeks a motivated, caring and enthusiastic room leader to join our team of early years educators within our 0-2 rooms. Our small, natural spaces provide the perfect environment for our youngest children and we are looking for a practitioner with a clear understanding of babies and young children’s learning and development. 

Why join us?

  1. We will train you in the Froebel approach
  2. Small class sizes - small nursery - lovely staff teams.
  3. Your career - we have a great approach to our staff development - we put your training at the heart of what we do.
  4. Our own Training Manager- this means we have lots of training and development opportunities for all our staff members. We encourage growth and promotion within the company, 50% of our staff are now qualified to degree level.
  5. Close engagement with nature- we do lots of interesting trips and activities with our children.
  6. Strong emphasis on play and freedom with guidance- The Froebelian approach means that we look at the child’s needs and encourage their learning based on their interests.
  7. International - not only is our team international but our Training Programme includes opportunities to travel to conferences and other learning opportunities overseas


  • Salary £24,000 to £25,500 reviewed annually
  • Holiday: 25 days per year plus 8 Bank Holidays
  • We have two INSET team training days per year and a Staff Appreciation afternoon when our 3 nurseries are all closed and we all get together as one big team
  • Froebel training
  • Individual Development plan drawn up with our Training Manager
  • Potential inclusion on our In-House Leadership programme
  • Contractual hours: 40 hours per week plus 1 hour paid lunch break each day
  • Pension scheme contributions 

We are open 51 weeks of the year, closed on Bank Holidays, Christmas Eve and the week between Christmas and New Year. We also have 2 Inset staff days per year and an early afternoon close for a Staff teambuilding event. 


You must have a minimum level 3 qualification and experience asa Room Leader in a Nursery.

Good knowledge of the EYFS

Must have the right to work in the UK, no convictions and cautions, with a clear DBS

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