Nursery Nurses needed in Epsom

Job Title: Nursery Nurses needed in Epsom
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Epsom
Salary: 16.000 Per Anum
Start Date: Asap
Reference: SL77
Contact Name: Kristal Edwards
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 08, 2017 08:54

Job Description

Are you a Nursery Nurse with a passion for working with Children?

We are currently looking for a Nursery Nurse for a Children’s Centre in Epsom

Well established Children’s Centre in Epsom are currently recruiting for an experienced Nursery Nurse to join their passionate team. The nursery is operational 51 weeks per year, Monday to Friday, from 7.45am to 6.00pm and can accommodate up to 58 children aged 3 months to 5 years.

The centre is located within a Primary School in Epsom and is open plan enabling children of all ages to interact and play with each other throughout the day. This enhances the quality of children’s social interaction and improves the speech and language development of younger children. There is separate area within the main nursery designated to babies which allows them space to explore & play, they also have a baby gym enabling babies to develop their climbing, standing and walking skills. The centre offers a Sensory room, separate sleep room and promotes the importance of outdoor play and learning by allowing the children free flow access to the garden throughout the entire the day. The children have access to a farm, allotments, field, playground and activity maze which they share with the school encouraging and building their physical development and understanding of the world. 

They are currently looking for a Nursery Nurse to become a member of their team and work alongside the current staff team to provide a safe & stimulating environment in which children can learn & grow as they play.

Exciting benefits include:                                                                                                       

  • £16,000 per annum
  • 20 days holiday per year + Bank Holidays
  • Good transport links nearby
  • Additional Early Years training provided


Your role will include:

  • Planning exciting and age appropriate activities in line with the EYFS curriculum
  • Showing initiative and creativity
  • Observing, Planning and assessing to support and encourage children’s learning and development
  • Providing daily feedback for parents and carers
  • Delivering childcare in a way that meets the parents needs and works in partnership with them
  • Attending and taking part in parents evenings
  • Completing developmental reports
  • Participating in Care routines 
  • Working within a team
  • Providing High quality care for all children
  • Following the room routine
  • Handling and serving food
  • Managing dietary requirements in line with allergy policies
  • Providing safe, high quality education and care for young children which meets their individual needs
  • Following the nurseries Policies and procedures at all times
  • Carrying out Risk assessments daily
  • Building and maintaining strong relationships with children, parents and staff
  • Being a designated key person for a group of children


All candidates must have:

  • An NVQ Level 3 in Childcare and Education or equivalent
  • At least 1 year experience working within an Early Years setting
  • Good working knowledge of the EYFS curriculum
  • Good communication skills both written and verbal
  • The ability to use your own initiative
  • A passion for working with children from birth to 5 years
  • A drive to progress and develop your career
  • Ability to work well as part of a team


**This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS and childcare References**
**StaffBank is an equal opportunities employer**