Qualified Early Years Practitioner

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Up to £10,000
21 Nov 2020
26 Nov 2020
Contract Type
Part Time
A lovely nursery setting requires an experienced early years practitioner to join their fantastic team.

Your new company

The nursery you will be joining has been established for over 20 years. It is a 150 place setting that caters for babies up to preschool. The nursery has recently been rated as 'good' by Ofsted with an emphasis on how outstanding their care is. The nursery is made up of experienced staff who provide that home from home feel. The nursery carries out beach and forest schools, having a focus on outdoor learning.

Your new role

This role requires you to take responsibility for identifying and meeting the needs of the children in your care at all times. You will work with other members of the team to provide a safe, stimulating environment for learning and play. This includes the preparation and tidying of a range of interesting, challenging and fun activities appropriate to the ages and stages of development of the children. You will prepare all activities in advance and set up areas appropriately, including breakfast, lunch and tea areas. You will have key children which you will plan and feedback in learning journals. This role requires you to have a full understanding of the Early Years Foundation stage and what is expected from this.

What you'll need to succeed

  • NVQ Level 2 in children's care, learning and development or equivalent
  • Nursery experience
  • Activity planning
  • Open-minded, positive and patient

  • NVQ Level 3 in children's care, learning and development or equivalent
  • Training in EYFS, Child Protection, First Aid or H&S
  • Time management skills

What you'll get in return

You'll be offered a competitive hourly rate plus the opportunity of going permanent depending on performance. You'll also receive extensive training and support to help you settle in and the flexibility around what days you can or can't cover.

What you need to do now

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