2 x Childcare Practitioner (Maternity Cover)

To be discussed during interview Full time All Year 25-09-2017 Level 2 childcare qualification
Chestnut Nursery School – St Giles

Childcare Practitioner (Maternity Cover)

Chestnut Nursery School St Giles is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Hours of work: Varying between 7.45am – 6.00pm
Work pattern: All year
Closing Date: 25th September 2017
Interviews: W/C – 2nd October 2017
Minimum qualifications: Minimum of a Level 2 Childcare qualification

An exciting opportunity has arisen, where we are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated practitioner to join our friendly and dedicated team in providing excellent childcare for children aged between 3 months and 5 years, on an initial basis of maternity cover.

Chestnut Nursery School St Giles is well known for delivering high quality care and education, and has a great reputation for their genuine commitment to their inclusive practice working in partnership with families.

Chestnut Nursery School St Giles is a full day care setting, open from 8.00am until 6.00pm, Monday to Friday, all year round. This position would be on a full time basis, working 40 hours per week.

The successful candidate will be expected to take on Key Person responsibilities, ensuring individual care for a group of children and their families. You will need to have good knowledge and understanding of the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) and take an active role in the planning and implementation of activities and experiences offered.

Chestnut Nursery School is an Equal Opportunities Employer; we are also committed to safeguarding the children in our care. Appointment to this position is subject to an enhanced DBS check and the receipt of two satisfactory references. All employers must undergo a six month probationary period, and a full induction programme will be given, including opportunities for further professional development.

A minimum of a Level Two Childcare qualification is essential, as well as experience of working with young children and their families.

If you are looking for a new challenge and have a passion for working with children, please log in/register to contact Michelle Cory on 01603 629009 or email [email protected] to request an application form.