We are looking for some amazing Room Leaders to join our Monkey Puzzle Purley nursery team! Are you an experienced Room Leader looking to start a new and exciting role?

Key Responsibilities

  • Adhere to all company policies and procedures
  • Ensure that all company policies and procedures are adhered to by all staff
  • Promote a high standard of quality within the nursery, including practice, environment and resources to meet the requirements of the Early Years Foundation Stage
  • Ensure appropriate planning and assessment is in place and is accurately maintained by the appropriate staff
  • Support the development of good practice in relation to special educational needs and inclusion
  • Provide leadership and support to all playroom-based staff to enable them to establish and maintain professional positive working relationships with both colleagues, parents and carers
  • Deploy staff effectively to ensure the required standards are maintainedEnsure the effective implementation of the company’s keyperson system and allocate key children appropriately
  • Ensure that all children are kept safe and that staff are confident to follow safeguarding procedures
  • Implement and support others in delivering the EYFS in line with current practice and guidelines
  • Develop and maintain professional working relationships with relevant outside agencies
  • Proactively promote the nursery to current and potential parents/customers including in the wider community
  • Adhere to all health and safety policies and procedures and undertake a shared responsibility for cleanliness and health and safety throughout the nursery
  • Support, supervise and mentor playroom-based staff and students
  • In conjunction with the management team identify, address and support in individual training needs and self-development such as supervisions and appraisals
  • Undertake any other duties as reasonably requested by line manager
  • Assume additional management responsibilities as and when required


  • Competitive Salary
  • Succession planning and carer development
  • Staff appreciation events
  • Childcare discount
  • Annual bonus scheme and salary review
  • Monthly staff appreciation budget for your team
  • Plus many more benefits

To find out more about the role, please contact manager@monkeypuzzlepurley.co.uk. To apply for the position, please complete the form below.

Apply for a Room Leader Role

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