Nursery Practitioner Job at Nursery on the Heath
Salary : £13,500 – £14,500 per annum
40 hours per week
This is a fantastic opportunity to join our thriving new ‘Outstanding’ nursery in Hatfield Heath, which aims to provide quality Childcare in a lovely home from home environment. We are looking for a Nursery Practitioner to join our team working with children between the ages of 3mths-5 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.
Organise age-relevant activities.
Able to work within a team and support the Room Leader to provide outstanding care.
Knowledge of EYFS and the revised EYFS.
Qualifications & Skills:
Level 3 or above in Children’s Care Learning and Development (or equivalent qualification).
Competent in doing observations and knowledge of Learning Journals.
Experience of working with this age group within a nursery environment is essential.
Dedicated to continuous professional development.
Good communication skills with both parents/carers, staff and children.
Knowledge of children’s development in under three’s would be an advantage but not essential
Passionate about working with children.
Reliable and punctual.
Due to the nature of the role, flexibility is essential.
A DBS check (Formerly known as an Enhanced CRB check) will be undertaken.
28 days holiday (includes bank holidays and Christmas closure). Nursery closed between Christmas and New Year.
Hours of work will be flexible between the hours of 7.30am – 6.30pm. 1 hour for lunch each day (unpaid).
Apply in confidence to Keeley Bird, Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org