Nursery Nurses needed in Forest Hill

Job Title: Nursery Nurses needed in Forest Hill
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Forest Hill
Salary: 15,000
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: SL 41
Contact Name: Heather Scase
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 01, 2017 14:33

Job Description

Are you a Nursery Nurse looking for your next role? Then we have the perfect job for you!


Well-Established Nursery in Forest Hill looking for an experienced Nursery Nurse to join their team. The Setting operates Monday to Friday 08:00 – 18:00 for 51 weeks of the year and closed over Christmas.

The Nursery is situated within a detached converted house which comprises of two levels. They currently cater for up to 44 children aged 3 months to 5 years old, spread between 3 rooms each specifically designed to accommodate the needs and development of the children. All children have access to both of their large outdoor spaces, offering a different learning environment for the children to play and explore.

The Nursery are currently looking for a compassionate Nursery Nurse to join their friendly staff team. You will be responsible for setting up engaging activities that reflect the Early Years Curriculum to help extend all children’s development and enable them to reach their next steps as well and looking after key children of their own.

Exciting benefits include:

  • £15,000 per annum depending on experience
  • 20 days holiday + 5 days over Christmas + Bank holidays
  • Working 4 days a week
  • Excellent transport links
  • Opportunities for career development

Your role will include:

  • Engaging with children in the different daily activities both inside and out
  • Providing quality care  for all children
  • Supporting staff on outings with children
  • Carrying out fun and engaging age appropriate activities
  • Supporting children during meal and snack times making sure children practice good hygiene
  • Observing children and following their development for all children’s profiles as well as your own key children
  • Carrying out meetings with parents regarding their child’s progress
  • Helping and supporting children with self-independence and potty training
  • Changing children’s nappies and addressing their personal care routines
  • Supporting staff and the room leader in the daily running of the room
  • Ensuring standards are met in line with Ofsted and Safeguarding regulations
  • Liaising with parents and carers on a daily basis with feedback about their child’s play
  • Understanding the individual needs and dietary requirements of all children

All candidates must have:

  • A NVQ level 3 in Childcare and Education or equivalent
  • At least 1 years’ experience of working in a Nursery setting
  • The desire to develop their career
  • Excellent knowledge of the EYFS Curriculum
  • Sound knowledge of Safeguarding Policies and Procedures
  • Good communication skills both written and verbal


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

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