Baby Room Practitioner Job at Nursery on the Heath
Salary £13,500 – £14,500 per annum
50 hours per week
This is a fantastic opportunity to join our thriving new ‘OUTSTANDING’ nursery in Hatfield Heath, which aims to provide outstanding quality Childcare in a lovely home from home environment. We are looking for a Nursery Practitioner for our baby room (birth to 2 years).
To support the daily routines of individual children within the room.
To undertake observations and update Learning Journals.
To change nappies as and when is necessary.
To organise age-relevant activities and ensure the environment is safe for the children.
Able to work within a team and support the Room Leader to provide outstanding care.
Dedicated to continuous professional development.
Good communication skills with both parents/carers, staff and children.
Knowledge of children’s development in under twos.
Passionate about working with children.
Reliable and punctual.
Qualifications & Skills:
Level 3 in Early Years and Childcare (or equivalent) is essential.
First Aid certificate is essential.
Competent in doing observations and knowledge of Learning Journals.
Due to nature of role, experience of working with this age group within a nursery environment is essential.
Knowledge of EYFS is essential.
A DBS check (formerly known as an Enhanced CRB) check will be undertaken.
28 days holiday plus bank holidays. Nursery closed between Christmas and New Year.
The Nursery operates a shift rota pattern between the hours of 7.30am – 6.30 pm (Monday to Friday). We close between Christmas and New Year. There is one hour unpaid break for lunch per day.
Apply in confidence to Keeley Bird, Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org