Manager/Room Leader - Full-time

Northfleet Nursery School, Northfleet

  • Ref:KCC886-1001-35S
  • Posted:23/07/2020
  • Pay:KR4/KR5 depending on experience
  • Start Date:September 2020
  • App Close Date:24/08/2020 at 17:00
  • Interviews:w/c 7th September 2020


Want to come and join our team in a 4 times OUTSTANDING school?

Do you seek a school that will support you in every way possible?

Are you passionate about children and are an inspirational practitioner?

Northfleet Nursery School is seeking to appoint an experienced and enthusiastic Manager/Room Leader, qualified to NVQ Level 3 or equivalent in Early Years and Childcare Development. An EYP or EYTS may be considered. This post is for term time only for 37 hours per week.

We are particularly looking for a person who has

  • experience in a management role
  • a well organised keyworker with high expectations of achievement & behaviour
  • an outstanding, inspirational class practitioner
  • committed to working hard and being ambitious for themselves and others
  • enthusiastic and excellent team member
  • demonstrates creativity, imagination and can embrace change
  • has an ability to work closely with parents to establish good relationships
  • has previous experience in an Early Years setting with the EYFS framework
  • knowledge of High/Scope approach would be beneficial

The role will involve being a keyworker and also the management and organisation of the Extended Entitlement Provision team.

Due to the present COVID-19 situation interviews could be held via conference call instead of at Northfleet Nursery. All successful candidates will be advised as soon as possible.

Applications should be made via Kent Teach.  Please note, we cannot accept CVs. 

In accordance with current GDPR compliance we will not keep any details/application forms on file once the position is filled.

If you feel this is the right post for you, and you would like to join our committed and motivated team, we would love to hear from you.  Please visit our website to find out more about our school and our vision.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Therefore this post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. 





Information about the school

Northfleet Nursery School has been graded Outstanding 4 consecutive times and is the only stand–alone maintained Nursery School funded by Kent County Council. We have a school roll of 116 where the school meets the needs of children aged 2-5 years from our local community in Northfleet and the surrounding area. We are committed to Equal Opportunities and to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The nursery uses the High/Scope Approach which actively involves the children in exploring and learning about things that are important to children in the early years.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01474 533950


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Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.