Nursery Lunch Cover

£ Dependent on experience Part time All Year 28-02-2019 Level 2 childcare qualification
To support the growth of our nursery, we are seeking a part time Nursery Practitioner for lunch cover. The nursery is open Monday-Friday for 51 weeks of the year. We require cover between 11:30am and 2pm for four days a week; the days that these are worked can be flexible.

We are a progressive nursery that provides homely and nurturing learning environments which are well-equipped with resources that spark children’s natural explorative instincts. Our highly qualified and friendly staff team is passionate about providing children with the highest quality care and education.

As a Practitioner providing lunch cover, you will be responsible for supporting all aspects of the day to day care of children during this period; providing a high standard of physical, emotional, social and intellectual care for all children in the nursery. You will work as part of a team in order to provide an enabling environment in which all individual children can play, learn and develop.

Preferred qualifications, training and experience:
- NNEB, BTEC, NVQ or CACHE Level 3 in Childcare
- Minimum of 1 years’ experience of working within the EYFS with children and families
- A passion for working with children and supporting children's interests, needs and development
- Experience of keeping a setting tidy and safe for young children, and completing daily risk assessments
- Good communication skills
- Good organisational skills
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team

Nellie’s Day Nursery is an equal opportunities setting and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children in our care. We expect all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment. These positions are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and the receipt of 2 suitable references. This position will be subject to a 3 month probationary period.