Early Years Practitioner Level 3

£15,650 - £17,680 Part time All Year 31-05-2018 Level 3 childcare qualification
Location: Norwich
FTC until 31/07/2019

How we work:

Action for Children does what's right, does what's needed and does what works for children in the UK. Every year, our team changes the lives of 370,000 children, young people and families.

Spring-Milecross (formerly Milestones Day Nursery) offers full day care to children aged 3 months to 5 years. At Spring-Milecross we are passionate about providing high quality childcare to our local community whilst keeping the children at the centre of everything we do. Spring-Milecross is managed by Action for Children, at Action for Children, we work to make sure every child and young person has the love, support and opportunity they need to reach their potential. If you share the same vision we want you to join our team. This role is a 30 hour per week post on a Fixed-Term Contract until 31/07/2019.

Spring is a trading name of Action For Children Developments Limited, a company limited by guarantee, registered in England and Wales: Company Number 06842765. Registered Office: 3, The Boulevard, Ascot Road, Watford, Herts WD18 8AG

How you'll make a difference:

By working with the children and ensuring, they are correctly supervised, that ratios are met and that the nursery environment is safe and appropriate for their needs.

By offering a range of stimulating activities for the children and making sure that these are well planned, safe and engaging

By providing learning opportunities for individual or groups of children, these will be engaging, fun and informative. They will ensure that the children make excellent progress and meet the requirements of the Early Years Foundation Stage

By building strong relationships with parents/carers, families and professionals involved with the children and working in partnership with them

By meeting each of the children's individual needs, acting as their key person and ensuring that all records are kept accurately and communication with parents/carers is done regularly and effectively

By thoroughly enjoying your role and making every day count for the children in our care


Level 3 Early Years and Childcare Qualification e.g. NNEB, CACHE, NVQ Level 3 in Childcare and Education

Safeguarding Level 2

Experience of working in an Early Years childcare setting or a setting working with children aged 0-5 years

Full current understanding and knowledge of children's emotional, physical, psychological and educational developmental needs from 0 to 5 years.

At Action for Children, we use digital systems to record our work, we require our staff to be confident in using various IT packages for recording and monitoring. Full training on our systems is provided.


Paediatric First Aid Qualification

Basic Food Hygiene Certificate

If you do not hold these qualifications but have the essential requirements, please still apply, as full training will be provided.

Please contact Please contact Yvonne Thomas for more information on this opportunity on 01603213294 or e-mail [email protected]

We welcome visits to the nursery.

How we reward you:

One role. Many rewards.

25 days annual leave plus national bank holidays

Discounts at major high street retailers

Company Pension Scheme

Find our complete list of benefits by viewing our rewards booklet here: Action for Children Benefits

Reference Number: RS102811