• Job Reference: 00109535-1
  • Date Posted: 13 January 2021
  • Employer: RAF Association
  • Location: RAFA Kidz
  • Salary: £10.25 Per Hour
  • Sector: Education, Charity
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

RAFA Kidz Nursery, RAF Odiham RG29 1QD
£10.25 per hour  37.5 hours per week worked Monday - Friday

At the Royal Air Forces Association, we understand that providing outstanding childcare is really important to our serving RAF communities. As the charity that supports the RAF family, we’re excited to be recruiting additional staff at RAFA Kidz Odiham. RAFA Kidz is a not-for-profit trading subsidiary of the RAF Association and is operated as a socially responsible business. This means RAFA Kidz can focus on providing the best possible service rather than on making commercial profit. 

Due to the ongoing growth and success of the nursery, we have a position available for an experienced Room Leader who holds a minimum Level 3 Early Years childcare qualification.

You will lead by example to take overall responsibility for your appointed room to ensure the children receive rich and stimulating experiences appropriate to their age and stage of development. You will have a thorough knowledge of the EYFS and safeguarding procedures. Along with having the ability to plan, observe and assess, you will have previous experience of managing and developing a team to provide the highest standard of childcare practice.
You will support the nursery management team to ensure effective staff deployment within the setting and have the ability to identify and address the training needs of playroom staff. Excellent verbal and written skills are integral to this role to develop meaningful relationships with the children, staff and parents. 
The role is busy and varied and we recommend you read the full job description which is available on our website

Want to know more?  Then please contact Jo Sadler, Deputy Nursery Manager, on 01256 262067 who will be happy answer any questions you may have. Alternatively please send your CV to    

• We pay the cost of your DBS
• Ongoing training provision
• Free Onsite parking
• Pension scheme
• Uniform provided
The role requires a satisfactory, enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check on appointment and every three years thereafter

A full job description is available to download on our website . Further information about our nurseries can be found on our website

Closing Date 8am 27th January 2021
Interview Date 3rd February 2021

RAFA Kidz is a wholly owned subsidiary of the RAF Association