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Worldwide Education Recruitment ltd

Team Leader - Under 2's

We are currently recruiting for the position of Team Leader within our client’s beautiful Nursery based in Watford. Successful Team Leader candidates can expect a competitive salary, additional training and have the opportunity to grow and progress in their career.

Pay for this role ranges from £12.32 – £13.67 per hour depending on qualifications and experience.

Purpose of the Role as a Team Leader:

  • To effectively lead a team of Nursery Practitioners within the Unit to deliver a stimulating and nurturing environment for children
  • To work under the person in charge efficiently and carry out tasks set out by them to a high standard.

Main duties and responsibilities of a Team Leader:

  • Looking after children from 3 months old up to 5 years old, primarily focusing on the Under 2’s unit
  • Promoting positive relationships with parents, children and colleagues
  • Ensuring the health, safety and well being of the children at all times
  • Overseeing the smooth running of the Unit
  • Leading the staff team to deliver high quality practice within the Unit
  • Planning, observation and keeping records
  • Using your knowledge and experience to introduce new ideas and activities

Essential Skills:

  • A Level 3 or above Childcare qualification or equivalent
  • A passionate and positive attitude towards working with children
  • Solid experience as a Key Worker within an Early Years setting
  • Knowledge and understanding of the EYFS and to be able to use this to plan activities for the children
  • To be punctual and well organised
  • An enhanced DBS check

Desirable Criteria:

  • Recent First Aid Certificate
  • Safeguarding and Child Protection training
  • Previous experience as a Team Leader would be desirable but is not essential

Due to the nature of this role of Team Leader, it will be necessary for an enhanced criminal record disclosure to be undertaken, together with other safeguarding checks, including obtaining references from previous employers.

If you feel you have the skills, knowledge and experience we are seeking for this role of Team Leader, please submit your CV in to us today!

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Oliver Denison

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With a background in compliance and security vetting in the aviation industry, I decided transfer and further develop my expertise in compliance within the education sector. I joined Worldwide Education in July 2021, and since then have gained a great deal of knowledge, through day-to-day learning and training courses. I look forward to what the future holds at Worldwide Education. I love travel, cinema, good food and going on walks with my sausage dog!



Samantha Neziri

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Hi I’m Samantha. I joined Worldwide Education back in 2017 and since them I have developed my career within in recruitment, I am now a Sales Manager and work across the Buckinghamshire and Bedfordshire area. I am currently completing my level 3 in recruitment practise and I am looking forward to put these new skills to good work. I enjoy spending time with family and friends and getting to experience new adventures in life.