Nursery Practitioner - Level 2

Fennies Day Nurseries Ltd
South Croydon
£10,000 - £14,999
24 Aug 2019
31 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Salary and benefits: Up to £16,500 plus £2,000 joining bonus!*
Hours: 41.25 a week
Location: Beech House, 15 Church Way, South Croydon CR2 0JT

Overview of the role

As an Early Years Educator you will be responsible for supporting and working closely with our Nursery Room Leader. You will assist in the daily running of the nursery room and educational activities. You will also play a key part in providing a positive and secure relationship for your children and their families, whilst playing a significant role in daily care and development of each child. As an Early Years Educator, you must hold a relevant Level 2 qualification or above.

About Fennies
Fennies is a family run business who are committed to finding the very best Early Years Educators. Our people make our world go round, they underpin every success and are the heart of all our nurseries. We offer fantastic training and development opportunities along with excellent benefits. Our Beech House Setting in Sanderstead is located close to good transport links and is a smaller setting where you can form excellent relationships with the children and parents.

Salary and benefits
  • Competitive salary: Up to £16,500 per year, plus £2,000 joining bonus*
  • Up to 33 days holiday, inlcuding bank holidays
  • Flexible hours
  • Monthly rewards
  • Refer a friend bonus
  • Up to 40% childcare discounts
  • Free uniform, free training and free DBS check
  • Career Opportunities: Ongoing continuous development and early years quality training and mentoring

*£2,000 is upon a successful probation. £500 is given after 3 months, and additional £500 will be given after 6 months employment and a further £1,000 after 12 months.

Qualifications and experience
  • A Level 2 qualification in Childcare such as EYE, NVQ, CACHE or recognised equivalent
  • Up-to-date first aid and safeguarding training
  • Good knowledge of child protection procedures and the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS)
  • Excellent references and a clear enhanced DBS (DBS is paid for by Fennies)
  • Passion for delivering high quality childcare and learning
  • Exceptional communication skills, energy and a positive 'can do' attitude
  • Team player

*Upon a succesful probation, £500 will be given, 6months into employment a further £500 and after 12months the remaining £1,000 joining bonus will be paid directly.