Nursery Practitioner

Reference:

MS NP 1677621

Sector:

Education, Nursery Staff

Salary:

£19,760 to £24,960 Per Annum

Benefits:

+ Excellent Bens

Town/City:

Essex

Contract Type:

Permanent

We specialise in the recruitment of high quality candidates in the Childcare sector and we currently have three vacancies for a Nursery Practitioner and/or Room Leader. The roles can be based either in their Buckhurst Hill or Chingford nurseries and are paid at the following rates depending on level of qualification and experience:

Level 2 Qualified Nursery Practitioner - £19,760/annum

Level 3 Qualified Nursery Practitioner - £21,840/annum

Room Leader - £24,960/annum

Nursery Practitioner’s Core Duties

  • To ensure all children have access to the Early Years Foundation Stage Framework
  • To create and foster development, safety, and welfare of the children
  • To work as part of a team, to plan, prepare and deliver activities to meet the individual needs
  • To provide activities and resources that reflect the multicultural nature of the community
  • To attend at least 3 parent/carers meeting a year
  • To take responsibility for the care and the use of the resources in your room
  • To prepare and serve meals, being aware of individual dietary requirements
  • To contribute to providing a safe and secure environment for the children
  • To be a key person, ensuring the nursery is fun, educational, and they are cared for
  • To maintain high standards of hygiene and cleanliness at all times
  • To complete accurate daily records and contribute to nursery meetings as required
  • To keep parents fully informed of their child’s health, welfare and educational progress
  • To be aware of Health & Safety procedures for the nursery, children, staff, and parents
  • To make yourself and others aware of the policies and procedures in place at the nursery
  • To understand safeguarding policy and procedure
  • To know and treat some information as confidential to yourself and to your line manager

Room Leader’s Additional Core Duties

  • Support and supervise the staff with their day to day duties
  • Develop open and positive working relationships with staff
  • Be fully aware of all emergency and security procedures
  • To ensure all necessary steps are taken to keep children safe and well
  • Support the Manager and staff during inspections and assist with recommendations
  • Promote the nursery to current parents and potential customers

Nursery Practitioner / Room Leader Skills Required

  • Level 2/3 Qualification
  • Experience working within a nursery

Are you enthusiastic about the Nursery Practitioner and/or Room Leader job? Send us your CV in word format today