Nursery Assistant (Maternity Cover)

The SmartList
West Lynn
Competitive salary
08 Feb 2018
21 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
LOCATION: Kings Lynn, Norfolk

JOB TITLE: Nursery Assistant (Maternity Cover)


SALARY & BENEFITS: £7.80 per hour (Pay award pending)

WORKING HOURS: 40 hours per week full time Monday - Friday - core hours 8:30am - 5pm but will need to be flexible

THE COMPANY: Our client, based in Kings Lynn, has been providing quality childcare and early years provision for over 13 years. They support children from birth to 5 years of age.

THE ROLE: Your role as a Nursery Assistant will be to support in the smooth running of the day nursery during open hours. You'll be working with between 8-10 babies and you will act as their Key Worker.

Key Responsibilities of a Nursery Assistant to include:-

• To assistant with the daily care of the babies in your care
• To ensure that your allocated number of babies are monitored at all times
• To assist with the daily development of the babies ensuring that all monitoring/progress documents are up to date.
• To ensure health and safety processes are adhered to at all times
• To support with break and meal times.
• To liaise with parents, other Nursery Assistants and healthcare professionals with regards to any issues/concerns.

THE CANDIDATE: The successful candidate will have a minimum Level 2 qualification or equivalent in childcare. Excellent organisational and time management skills are the key for success within this position of a Nursery Assistant. You must be an excellent team player, enthusiastic and have the commitment to succeed in this role.

Key experience essential for the role of Nursery Assistant based in Kings Lynn, Norfolk:

• Must have a Level 2 qualification in childcare
• Previous experience in a similar role/environment is essential.
• Must live within a commutable distance of Kings Lynn.
• Will have knowledge and understanding of Child Development

Does this sound like you? If yes and you would like to apply for the Nursery Assistant then please hit the apply now button.

You will then be sent to an online questionnaire to support your CV and application, please fill in the details and we will be in touch to advise you of the next steps.

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