Nursery Nurse

Job Title: Nursery Nurse
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Arnos Grove
Salary: £16,640
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: NL5
Contact Name: Hannah Lawrence
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 17, 2016 10:57

Job Description

A well established nursery situated in Arnos Grove is looking for an enthusiastic Level 3 Early Years Practitioner to join their Toddler Room. The setting is operational 51 weeks a year Monday to Friday 07:30 – 18:30 and caters for up to 47 children aged between three months to five years old.

The nursery has three main rooms for the children, a Baby Room, Toddler Room and Pre-school Room. Activities are carefully planned for the different age groups to ensure children’s individual needs are met. The children also have access to a large outdoor area where they can explore, learn and play.

You will be working with a small team of staff with children aged 18 – 24 months. Having Key Person responsibilities you will need to ensure that the children’s learning and development is paramount. You will be required to work 37.5 hours per week on a flexible shift pattern.

Your role will include:

  • Building and maintaining strong relationships with all children, parents and staff
  • Being responsible for your own key children and knowing their interests
  • Observing children’s development and planning their next steps
  • Sharing children’s progress with parents
  • Ensuring children’s routines are followed and supporting children with their care needs
  • Maintaining the cleanliness and safety of the setting at all times
  • Attending staff meetings

All candidates must have:

  • A NVQ Level 3 in Childcare and Education or equivalent
  • At least one years experience within an Early Years setting
  • Excellent knowledge of the EYFS curriculum and Safeguarding
  • Good communication skills both written and verbal

Exciting benefits include:

  • £16,640 per annum
  • 20 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Flexible shift pattern
  • Local transport links nearby
  • On-site parking

** This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS and Childcare References **

** StaffBank is an Equal Opportunities Employer **