Early Years Practitioner Maternity Cover

£8.64 ph Part time Term Time Only 22-02-2019 Level 3 childcare qualification
We are looking for an enthusiastic and caring practitioner to join our team at Peapod Pre-School to cover maternity leave from March until December 2019. We are a warm and welcoming setting that offers full day and sessional care for up to 41 children per day, aged 2-4, including breakfast and after school club. You must have experience of working in Early Years and hold a relevant Level 3 qualification in childcare. You will have a good working knowledge of the EYFS and be willing to work as part of a busy and friendly team; you will be based in the Petits Pois Room (2-3 year olds).
You will have experience of working as a key person, taking observations of children and planning for their next steps to support their learning and development. Experience of using Tapestry would be helpful but is not essential. The position of practitioner is offered on a part-time basis, with an initial offer of 32 hours, although extra hours could be offered through overtime. Available hours are as follows:
Mondays: 7.45am – 4.15pm; Tuesdays: 8.45am – 4.15pm; Wednesdays: 7.45am – 4.15pm; and Fridays: 8.45 – 4.15pm.

Please see the attached Job Description for further details on the role. You can register your interest by completing and returning the attached application form.
Peapod 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. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. Applicants must be prepared to disclose any convictions they may have and any orders which have been made against them. The post is subject to an enhanced DBS check and receipt of suitable references.