Senior Room Leader

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 Job Title: Senior Room Leader at the Beginnings Nursery 

Hours: 37.5 per week 

Salary: £9.57 hourly rate  

Closing Date: Friday 26th February 2021.

Job Description

  • To work under the direction of the Childcare Manager and Senior Childcare Manager supporting the aims and objectives of the Nursery and to deputise in their absence.
  • To support all staff as agreed with the Childcare Manager, including in cascading knowledge and experience to other colleagues.
  • To provide a safe, caring, stimulating, exciting and professional environment for the children in your care, reflective and inclusive of the requirements of the Early Years Foundation Stage.
  • To effectively manage the team, ensuring that they are working efficiently and appropriately in order to provide high quality learning opportunities for all children who attend the setting

Lincolnshire YMCA is a local charity with a vision to assist in the development of children, young people, families and their local community. To encourage individuals to positively contribute to society as well rounded citizens with community based morals and values. The YMCA is diverse operating childcare, youth work, housing, fitness and work within schools at several sites throughout Lincolnshire.

General responsibilities of all staff:


YMCA Lincolnshire is committed to the principles and practices of safeguarding. We believe safeguarding has paramount importance, and everyone in the Association shares an objective to help keep young people and vulnerable adults safe. Each staff member is required to take personal responsibility for ensuring the safeguarding of others and maintaining own knowledge and understanding through continued familiarity with YMCA Lincolnshire policies and guidance, promoting safe practice and reporting any concerns

Equality & Diversity

YMCA Lincolnshire is committed to upholding the values that underpin current equality and diversity legislation. We recognise the importance of equality and diversity being an integral part of our work, to promote equality and prevent unlawful direct or indirect discrimination. Each staff member is required to take personal responsibility for ensuring equality and diversity is recognised and promoted in all aspects of the role, maintaining own knowledge and understanding through continued familiarity with Association policies and guidance

Health & Safety

YMCA Lincolnshire is committed to the health, safety and welfare of our residents, service users, employees, and all visiting stakeholders. Each staff member is required to ensure that they and others take notice of and operate within Association Health and Safety guidelines.


Note: This job description covers the main, current duties and responsibilities of the job; however, it is subject to review and amendment in the light of developing or changing organisational needs. Other activities commensurate with this Job Description may from time to time be undertaken by the Job Holder.

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