Room Leader - The Dolphin Pre School and Nursery

  • East Devon
  • Full Time
  • From £11 per hour

The Dolphin Pre-school and Nursery has a vacancy for a Room Leader to join their very well established team. Working with children in our Pre-school room with children aged between 3 and 4 years old the role will involve working 40 hours a week over 5 days. 

Hours are negotiable but based around Monday – Friday 7.30-18.00.

We are looking for a cheerful and motivated team member who is passionate about working with young children both indoors and outdoors. 

You will need:

  • A full and recognised early years and childcare qualification at Level 3 (NNEB, BTEC, NVQ in CCLD, Early Years Educator) or above
  • Proven experience in a busy childcare environment and a sound knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) Curriculum
  • Open and welcoming, patient and caring with a flexible approach to your working patterns
  • Excellent IT and organisational skills.


You will ensure all health and safety requirements are adhered to, provide a stimulating and safe environment for the children and keep records of care and development of the children as required.

Key Benefits of working for The Dolphin Pre-school and Nursery:

  • National Living Wage employer 
  • Paid Christmas close down period (service Related)
  • Family-friendly flexible working
  • Ongoing professional development and training (Rewards for Milestones)
  • Pension scheme
  • Uniform provided

Length of a service recognition scheme


If you are looking to join a forward thinking company with a passion for early years, apply today!

For more information, please contact Mel, Paul or Peter on 01395 272418 or email:

To apply, please complete the attached application form and return either by email to: or by post to: The Dolphin Pre School and Nursery, 5 Raddenstile Lane, Exmouth, Devon, EX8 2JH.

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The Dolphin Pre-school and Nursery is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and employing a workforce that reflects the cultural diversity of our society.  We expect all staff to share these commitments. 

An enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post and a commitment to continued subscription to the update service.

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Job Details

  • OrganisationChildcare
  • Work LocationEast Devon
  • Work Postcode

    EX8 2JH

  • Reference

  • Occupational GroupChildcare

  • Salary Details

    From £11 per hour

  • Job TermPermanent
  • Appointment TypeFull Time
  • Hours

    40 hours a week, Monday -Friday between 7.30am – 18.00pm. 28 days holiday per year plus Christmas week.

  • Closing Date


  • DBS Check Required