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Type of Position:
Head of Room
Oxford, Oxfordshire
£23,500 yearly GROSS
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Full Time
Level 3
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Full Time Head of Room Job in Oxfordshire

Job description

• To use the specific training/knowledge of working with babies and children under two years old to support all children's individual needs
• To support the team members to have the specific knowledge and skills required to work effectively with children of this age
• To follow the nursery safeguarding procedure to ensure all children are kept safe, well and secure and ensure all team members are able to do the same
• Formulate and operate a programme of activities that meet the individual needs and interests of children in your area in conjunction with other team members and the Manager
• To keep records of your key children's development and learning journeys, share this with parents, carers and other key adults in the child's life and institute reviews for parents, in conjunction with the Manager
• Support all team members with the early identification and intervention for children with possible special needs and give physical, emotional, intellectual guidance as appropriate
• Undertake appropriate supervision meetings/processes for all members in your team in conjunction with the nursery management approach
• Feed into appraisals, target settings and nursery operations as deemed appropriate by the manager
• Attend nursery management meetings and feed appropriate information back to your teams
• Support all staff to engage in good team working
• Support team members to seek out any training or support they may require to fulfil their roles and responsibilities
• Support new team members through inductions in partnership with the manager
• Ensure all record keeping is accurate and up-to-date within your designated area, including learning journeys of all children in your room, sleep charts, accident forms, daily record sheets and any other forms/records required for the child's welfare, learning and development
• Ensure room checks and outdoor checks are conducted in line with nursery procedures
• Liaise with and support parents and other family members
• Liaise with the local authority and other professionals associated with the nursery
• To be involved in out of working hours activities, e.g. training, monthly staff meetings, parents evening, fundraising events etc.
• Undertake certain domestic jobs within the nursery, e.g. preparation of snack meals, cleansing of equipment and such other duties and responsibilities of an equivalent nature as may be determined from time to time by the Manager
• Participate in training programmes with a wide variety of students (i.e. placements and volunteers), by giving guidance and support
• Work alongside the Manager and staff team to ensure that the nursery philosophy is fulfilled
• Read, understand and adhere to all policies and procedures relevant to your role as deemed appropriate by the Manager. Support team members to do the same and ensure all policies and procedures are followed
• To ensure good standards of safety, hygiene and cleanliness are maintained at all times and be responsible for the health and safety standards appropriate for the needs of young children
• Ensure someone known and agreed by the nursery and parent collects each child
• To ensure confidentiality of all information received by all team members in your area.

Room Leader role is up £23'500 on experience working same 4 full days a week, cooked meals on site

If you are interested in this Full Time Head of Room Job in Oxfordshire, please apply now.

Branch details for this job

Tinies Oxfordshire
Coleshill Lane
Winchmore Hill

Bucks HP7 0NR
01295 256156

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Tinies have been absolutely amazing and I mention them to everyone looking for a job. They have been very flexible and have always offered me shifts when I needed them. They are happy to work around your needs. The team are always very friendly, hardworking and easy to talk to and I felt very supported and cared for. I cannot rate them high enough. It has been amazing gaining so much experience in different nursery settings.
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