• Colchester
  • Permanent
  • Early Years Professional Status Practitioners
  • Nursery
  • 18,000 - 18,600 per annum

Position: Room Leader
Level: 3
Location: Colchester
Start date: asap
Pay: competitive

About the nursery:

We provide safe, secure, comfortable and fun childcare for children from 3 months old until they leave us to go to primary school. Each child is important and we make sure that each one feels loved and cared for while they are with us, we make sure we treat them all individually and get to know each child and work with their family. When they are with us they get to learn through play so that they can develop whilst enjoying their time here.

The role (example):

We are looking for an experienced, senior nursery nurse to join our friendly team as a room leader in the toddler room. It is a single site nursery with an excellent reputation within the local area. The successful candidate will act as a key worker to a group of children, therefore a solid knowledge of the EYFS is essential.

The successful applicant is expected to:

  • Qualifications – a recognised level 3 or above childcare qualification is essential.
  • Deliver the EYFS to the highest standards.
  • Team leader experience
  • To effectively plan and deliver stimulating and purposeful activities, meeting the individual needs of the children in your care
  • To provide a safe and secure learning environment, which safeguards and nurtures the children.


  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Excellent facilities

If you are interested in this position or any other roles we currently have available, please do not hesitate to contact Liz Rouse on 01277 245 931 or email liz.rouse@athona.com

Please note: In accordance with the DfE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’ all candidates must have a current Enhanced DBS Disclosure to work in a school or nursery. If a valid subscription to the DBS Update Service is not held we will require you to complete a new DBS application.

  • Job Reference: LRNNCC1