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Nursery- Room Leader

Job Description

Job Title: Nursery Room Leader (Permanent Position)

Location: Milton Keynes

About Us: Dunbar Education is proud to partner with a prestigious independent school in Milton Keynes, in the search for a dedicated Nursery Room Leader. This permanent role offers an exciting opportunity to take on a leadership position within a dynamic early childhood education setting.

Position Overview: As the Nursery Room Leader, you will be responsible for providing leadership and guidance to a team of practitioners, ensuring the delivery of high-quality care and education to children aged between 0-5 years old. This role presents a unique opportunity to make a significant impact on the development and wellbeing of young learners.


  • Lead and motivate a team of nursery practitioners, providing guidance and support as needed
  • Plan and oversee the implementation of engaging and stimulating activities to support children's learning and development
  • Maintain a safe and inclusive environment where all children feel valued and supported
  • Build positive relationships with children, families, and colleagues, fostering a sense of community within the nursery
  • Monitor and assess children's progress, identifying areas for development and implementing appropriate interventions
  • Collaborate with the management team to ensure compliance with relevant regulations and standards


  • Level 3 qualification in Early Years Education or equivalent
  • Previous experience working in a leadership or supervisory role within a childcare setting
  • Strong understanding of early childhood development and best practices in early years education
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to inspire and motivate others
  • Dedication to upholding the highest standards of care and professionalism
  • Commitment to ongoing professional development and continuous improvement


  • Competitive salary
  • Permanent, full-time position with opportunities for career advancement
  • Supportive and collaborative work environment
  • Access to comprehensive training and development opportunities
  • Generous holiday allowance and other benefits

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