Early Years Practitioner - maternity cover

Dependent on qualifications and experience Part time Term Time Only 31-05-2019 Level 2 childcare qualification
Pavilion Playschool
Early Years Practitioner – maternity cover

Hours: 14.5. Monday and Wednesday, 8.15am-3.30pm, term time only.
Contract: temporary to cover maternity leave.
Start date: ASAP

Pavilion Playschool is an independent charity preschool for children aged 2-4, located in the grounds of Angel Road Infant School in Norwich. We offer a free-flow approach to learning through play, based on the statutory requirements of the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS).

We are looking for an enthusiastic, caring and professional Early Years Practitioner to join our outstanding setting, working in both our 2 year old, and 3-4 year old rooms.

The purpose of the post is:
• To provide a caring, safe, secure and stimulating environment for children in the setting.
• To give support to all staff within the setting.
• To work as part of a team to provide an enabling environment in which all individual children can play, develop and learn.
• To build and maintain strong partnership working with parents to enable children’s needs to be met.

The ideal candidate will:
• hold a minimum level 2 qualification in Early Years
• have an up to date enhanced DBS certificate and be registered with the update service
• have a recent paediatric first aid certificate
• have experience of working with children as a key worker
• be able to effectively deliver the EYFS ensuring that the individual needs and interest of the children are met
• have great communication skills
• have the ability to work as part of a team
• maintain confidentiality at all times.

This post is subject to references and an enhanced DBS check.

For more information and to obtain an application pack, please contact Rachel Collyer, committee chairperson.