Nursery Nurse - Colindale

Job Title: Nursery Nurse - Colindale
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Colindale
Salary: £12,090 - £16,120 depending on experience
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: NL54
Contact Name: Ann-Marie Dalton
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 20, 2017 13:34

Job Description

An established Nursery in the Colindale area is looking for an experienced Level 3 Nursery Practitioner to join their small friendly team. The setting is operational 52 weeks of the year Monday – Friday 08:00 to 18:00 catering up to 40 children aged 0 to 5 years.

The setting provides developmental appropriate activities with a balance of adult led and child initiated play. Rooms within the setting are bright and spacious with a large outdoor area that has a wide range of age appropriate resources and equipment to meet all of the children’s needs.

As a Nursery Practitioner you will be working with the Under 3’s and responsible for 8 Key Children. All children are to be supported in their individual development following the EYFS Standards. You will also be expected to work 30 – 40 hours a week on a flexible rotational shift between 08:00 to 18:00.

You will need:

  • A minimum NVQ Level 3 childcare qualification or equivalent
  • Previous  Key Worker responsibilities
  • An excellent understanding of the EYFS and Nursery Policies and Procedures  
  • The ability to work as an effective team member
  • Good communication skills

Your responsibilities include:

  • Being a supportive, friendly and caring Nursery Practitioner who can provide a stimulating environment for all children
  • Observing key children, assessing development and keeping up to date records
  • Building and maintaining good quality relationships with parents and carers
  • Attending staff and parent meetings
  • Maintaining a safe and secure environment throughout the nursery
  • Ensuring hygiene standards are enforced at all times
  • Supporting  the Under 3’s with nappy changing and toilet training
  • To help develop social skills during meal times
  • Planning age appropriate activities linked to the EYFS Standard

Benefits include:

  • £12,090 – 16,120 per annum depending on experience
  • 28 days holiday including Bank Holidays
  • Full Induction and on-going training
  • Excellent transport links
  • Time out  to complete planning and observations

If you are interested in the above position please contact us today!


All positions are subject to Early Years Reference Checks and an Enhanced DBS Check.

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