Nursery Practitioner in Barnet

Job Title: Nursery Practitioner in Barnet
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Barnet
Salary: £16,000 - £17,000
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: PK116
Contact Name: Paris Kerwick
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 04, 2019 11:36

Job Description

StaffBank are recruiting on behalf of a nursery in Barnet to find an enthusiastic and motivated Nursery Practitioner to join their fun and friendly team. They are offering £16,000 – £17,000 per annum working 40 hours per week.

This nursery situated in Barnet is looking for two enthusiastic nursery practitioners that are looking to work with the 2 – 5 year olds. The setting is operational 51 weeks of the year, closed over the Christmas break. They are open Monday – Friday 07:30 – 18:30 and can cater up to 108 children a day.

The nursery is well established and has been operational since 2003. It is broken up into 5 classes, depending on the children’s ages & stages of development. They have an amazing outdoor area including a woodland area where the children can splash, run and build camps. They also do extra-curricular activities including French and Physical exercise classes. 

Exciting benefits include:

  • £16,000 – £17,000 per annum
  • Free parking on site
  • 22 day Holidays + Bank Holidays
  • Buses & Underground routes nearby
  • Uniform provided
  • Willing to support you in completing Level 3 qualifications
  • Lunch provided

Your role will include:

  • Ensuring all the children reach their highest potential throughout their development
  • Providing high quality care for the children within the setting
  • Ensuring the children have a safe and stimulating environment
  • Building and maintaining good relationships with children and their parents
  • Following the nurseries policies and procedures
  • Completing risk assessments within the room and the garden
  • Encouraging children with toilet training
  • Supporting children with preparation for school
  • Encouraging children to explore and become independent
  • Supporting children with the beginning of Literacy and Mathematics through the EYFS and developing their writing skills.
  • Assisting  children during meal time
  • Delivering rich learning opportunities and exceptional care that helps young children to develop


All candidates must have:

  • A minimum of an NVQ Level 2 in Childcare and Education or equivalent
  • Willing to complete a Level 3
  • A passion for working within the Early Years
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of the EYFS
  • Great communication skills both written and verbal 
  • The ability to work within a team



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 **