MAT Leave cover Nursery Nurse

£8.49 ph Part time Term Time Only 01-04-2019 Level 3 childcare qualification
Maternity Cover Nursery Nurse

Sandcastles is a Preschool set in the grounds of Bacton Primary School, part of The Coastal Federation located on the North Norfolk Coast, managed by a committee of parents and school staff.

A position is available for an enthusiastic Nursery Nurse. Successful candidate will be able to manage and sustain a high standard of care and education for all children placed within the Pre-school.

Working 38 weeks a year term time only
Initially starting with 17.5 hours per week with the potential to increase
Hourly rate £8.49

Key Responsibilities:
To plan and organise a high quality learning environment, ensuring that it is stimulating and welcoming to all children.
To be able to plan, observe and record children’s interests and developments, ensuring children’s learning needs are met in appropriate and creative ways in accordance with EYFS.
To ensure all legal requirements and standards are met at all times in line with OFSTED Early Years Directorate.
To follow and maintain procedures for regular reviews and assessments of each child’s progress.
To establish and maintain positive relationships with parents in a way that supports the children’s learning and development and parental involvement
To develop and maintain positive relationships and other early Years professionals, and link with the school to aid in the smooth transition of the children.
To offer support and guidance to parents, and to liaise with other agencies as appropriate.
To act as an effective key person to a group of children.
To take part in all aspects of the daily routine to include toileting/changing, meal times and cleaning duties.
To maintain high standards of accuracy and confidentiality in record keeping.
Ensure child protection procedures and policies are adhered to and concerns are reported in line with these.
Ensure that all health and hygiene requirements are adhered to at all times.
To assist with the development of policies and procedures.
To undertake any other responsibilities as may be deemed necessary, under direction of the pre-school manager and committee.

You will need to have the following qualifications, training and experience:

A minimum qualification of Level 2 in Early Years and relevant experience in an Early Years setting
Excellent communication skills
Knowledge of statutory legislation

Sandcastles is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to safeguarding the children in our care.

This position is subject to the candidate having full enhanced DBS checks and the receipt of two suitable references.

For more information and a full Job Description please contact us at: [email protected]

To apply please email: [email protected]

Closing date – 25/01/2019
Interview date - 29/01/2019
Start date – 04/03/2019