Early Years Practitioner

£7.80 per hour Part time Term Time Only 29-03-2018 Level 3 childcare qualification
Marham Village Pre-School is currently looking for an enthusiastic and experienced early years practitioner to join our friendly team to cover maternity leave.

The position is currently for Monday and Tuesday, 8.30 to 2.45, and 9.00 to 12.00 Wednesday and Friday, and will be for an initial eighteen month period. There will also be additional hours offered to cover staff training and illness, and as numbers continue to increase there will be the opportunity to increase these hours on a permanent basis.

The successful applicant will need to be Level 3 qualified in Early Years, have excellent communication skills, and have previous experience of building positive relationships with both children and their families. It would be desirable if applicants also have experience of taking on a key person role as this is an integral part of this position. A sound knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage and Safeguarding are important, along with the ability to work as part of a team.

Marham Village Pre-School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will not be able to start this position until we have received an enhanced DBS check and two suitable references for them.