Salary: £12.47 per hour

Weekly Hours: 40 flexible

Vacancy Location: YMCA City Gateway (WV2 1BJ) OR YMCA Carters Green Nursery (B70 9LG)

Expiry Date: Thursday 25th July 2024



We are looking for a Room Leader for our West Bromwich and Wolverhampton Nurseries. You will help to provide a warm and welcoming environment within either nursery, where young children and their families can feel valued and obtain positive help and support.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Providing and maintaining high quality education and care for children from birth to 5 years.
  • Providing a warm and welcoming environment within the Nursery where young children and their families can feel valued and obtain positive help and support.
  • Being part of the Nursery Senior Team, you will provide daily leadership within the room, set a positive example to childcare practitioners, and work closely with the Childcare Manager and Senior Nursery Managers to ensure good practice.

You will be a qualified and efficient nursery practitioner, with a childcare qualification, ideally with experience of planning

and implementing the Early Years Foundation Stage Curriculum and be motivated and passionate about working with

children and their families, and strive to provide a safe and stimulating learning environment for children to grow and



Apart from a competitive salary and the opportunity to work for a company that is passionate about giving back to the community, the successful applicant will also receive:

  • 24/7 Confidential Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
  • Wellbeing Support
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Access to our IMHR Plus online portal, offering discounts at major brands and retailers
  • Annual leave increase based on length of service
  • SimplyHealth cash plan e.g. dental care, physiotherapy, diagnostic consultation, tests, scans and more
  • Heavily discounted: childcare at our YMCA nurseries, YGym membership, and Coffee at the Clock purchases
  • Life Assurance scheme
  • Additional annual leave day for your birthday month after 12 months service

Successful applicants must complete an enhanced DBS check before taking up the role.


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Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Therefore, we encourage and support the recruitment, retention and career development of people from as wide a range as possible of ethnic, cultural and social backgrounds.


YMCA BCG is a trauma-informed organisation; we recognise and understand the widespread impact of trauma on individuals to shape policies, practices, and culture. We are sensitive and responsive to the needs of those who have endured trauma to prevent its recurrence among clients and staff.