Senior Nursery Practitioner

£16,575.00 to £18,525.00 Full time All Year 31-01-2020 Level 3 childcare qualification
We are an Ofsted Outstanding, highly regarded, busy private Day Nursery open all year round from 8am - 6pm. We are an accredited Curiosity Approach setting and knowledge of this would be advantageous. We promote 'In The Moment Planning' which enhances the 'Curiosity Approach'.

We are looking to recruit a qualified (minimum Level 3), enthusiastic, motivated, articulate and experienced Senior Nursery Practitioner to work alongside a small dedicated and experienced staff team in our Ladybird Room (0- 2 yr olds).

You must have recent experience within the Early Years and specifically two years minimum with the 0-2 age range, you must have a very strong knowledge and understanding of the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS), have an excellent standard of both written and spoken English and be willing to embrace our ethos.

The successful candidate will have proven leadership skills and the ability to lead a team effectively. You will contribute to all aspects of the room, including developing nurturing relationships with families and children and assuming the key person role, observations, support individual interests, actively participating in providing stimulating resources to inspire children, being part of a committed and enthusiastic staff team. Knowledge of Tapestry would be an advantage although not essential as full training will be given.

This is a wonderful opportunity to join a forward thinking and supportive team who consistently deliver outstanding Early Years Care and Education.

We support staff with their professional development, promoting training as part of an embedded supervision process.

Days/hours of work, all year round:

Monday 7.45am - 6pm

Wednesday 7.45am - 6pm

Thursday 7.45am - 6pm

Friday 7.45am - 6pm

Start date: Monday 3rd February 2020

All applicants are subject to pre-employment checks and successful candidates will need to undertake an enhanced DBS check and the receipt of suitable references. Loddon Nursery School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Job Type: Senior Nursery Practitioner

Salary: Range from £8.50 - £9.50 per hour

Job Type: Full-time

Job Type:Permanent

Job Type: Full-time

If you meet all the requirements above and feel this is the perfect job for you please email [email protected] for an application form.