Nursery Nurse

Job Title: Nursery Nurse
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chiswick
Salary: £18,000 - 20,000
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: WL129
Contact Name: Bethany Bradford
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 13, 2017 12:05

Job Description

Nursery situated in Chiswick is currently looking for two Nursery Nurses to join their large team. The nursery is operational 51 weeks of the year, closed over the Christmas break. They are open Monday – Friday 08:00 – 18:00 and cater for up to 65 children aged between 3 months – 5 years old.

This nursery is unique and is not like any other setting you will have worked in! They keep the setting as a home from home feel and offer the children a safe and secure environment. The children are encouraged to reach their developmental stages at their own pace and the nursery offers age appropriate equipment to enable them to reach their highest potential while also ensuring they have a wide range of opportunities using a variety of activities to develop their learning. The nursery is based on one level and has an enthusiastic staff team to support the children’s individual needs. The setting promotes healthy eating throughout and offers staff and parents discounted meals in certain restaurants. They also provide the children with various extra curricular activities on a weekly basis.  

Both positions will be working with children aged 3 – 5 years old within their Pre-School Room. You will be responsible for a group of key children and must ensure all the children reach their highest potential at all times and work in partnership with the other staff within the setting.  

Exciting benefits include:

  • £18,000 – 20,000 per annum depending on experience
  • 28 days holiday
  • Pension Scheme
  • Team parties
  • Yearly reward ceremony
  • Uniform provided
  • Excellent Transport links nearby
  • Dedicated support from the management team
  • Additional training as and when required


Your role will include:

  • Building and maintaining excellent relationships with children, parents and staff
  • Providing high quality care for the children within the setting
  • Implementing the EYFS curriculum
  • Providing exciting and educational activities for all the children
  • Completing observations, planning and any additional paperwork for your key children
  • Assisting and supporting other staff within the room
  • Discussing the children’s progress with their parents or guardians
  • Following the nurseries policies and procedures throughout the setting
  • Completing risk assessments within the room and the garden
  • Ensuring the children have a safe and stimulating environment
  • Attending parent and staff meetings
  • Supporting children with additional needs and IEP’s
  • Ensuring routines within the room are followed
  • Prepare the Pre-School children for school with more challenging activities
  • Using Jolly Phonics in Pre-School
  • Developing children’s relationships at all times to enable them to build friendships
  • Supporting the Pre-Schoolers with resolving problems themselves


All candidates must have:

  • An NVQ Level 3 in Childcare and Education or equivalent
  • At least 1 years relevant experience within an Early Years setting
  • The ability to work well within a team
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of the EYFS & Safeguarding
  • Great communication skills both written and verbal
  • Previous experience with Babies would be desired but not essential



If you feel you would like to be considered for the above position, get in contact today. You can either send your CV or call us, we do have a 24 hour on call facility should you wish to speak outside of your working hours.


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

**StaffBank is an Equal Opportunities Employer **