Nursery Assistant– South Croydon / Kenley

Job title: Nursery Assistant– South Croydon / Kenley
Contract type: Permanent
Location: South Croydon
Salary: £19,890 - £20,111
Start date: Immediate
Reference: LT023
Contact name: Lily Tyler
Contact email:
Published: 24 days ago

Job description

We are searching for a Nursery Assistant that is looking to undertake an exciting permanent new role in South Croydon!

This South Croydon based Nursery requires a personable and experienced Nursery Assistant to join their team.

The setting provides care for up to 104 children aged 3 months – 5 years old. This role is 42.5 hours per week for 52 weeks a year and is operational 7:30am – 6:00pm. The Nursery benefits from large light rooms, a substantial well-resourced garden divided into 4 different areas offering a wide range of learning opportunities for all age and development levels. The Nursery is located close to South Croydon with its nearest station being Kenley.

Your role will include;


·         Ensuring the children across all age groups reach their highest potential throughout their development

·         Providing high quality care for the children within the settings

·         Building and maintaining good relationships with children and parents, attending parent and staff meetings

·         Implementing the EYFS curriculum, completing observations, planning and any additional paperwork for your key children

·         Ensuring the children have a safe and stimulating environment at all times

·         Supporting children with additional needs and IEP’s

Benefits of this role include;

·         £19,890 - £20,111 per annum DOE

·         20 Days + 8 Bank Holidays

·         Increasing Annual Leave with each complete year of service up to a maximum of 5 days

·         Training Agreement with short courses paid for by the company

·         Uniform provided

·         Paid overtime with Staff meetings and training days/evenings included

·         Located close to local amenities

·         Excellent transport links


A successful candidate must have the following;

·         An up-to-date and satisfactory DBS

·         Previous experience within a setting

·         The ability to work well in a team

·         Excellent knowledge and understanding of the EYFS, Ofsted & Safeguarding

·         Excellent communication skills both written and verbal

·         A positive & friendly nature with a passion for childcare

If you think that you fit this description of an enthusiastic and reliable individual who possesses the right attributes for this amazing opportunity in Chessington - please call us on 020 8686 0100, we operate a 24 hour line and we are available for contact outside of work hours.

** StaffBank is an Equal Opportunities Employer **

** This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Certificate and Early Years references **