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Early Years Practitioner

  • Position:
  • Salary: £23795.00 - £28840.00
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  • Job ID: 02809
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Job Description

Based in Hitchin, my client is looking to recruit enthusiastic Early Years Practitioners to work at their well-established and reputable nursery.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • To provide indoor and outdoor play experiences for the children in line with the policies of the Nursery and the guidelines of the Early Years Foundation Stage.
  • To participate in activity planning and implementation under the supervision and direction of the Lead Practitioner.
  • To help monitor the all-round development of the children through the key person system, regular observations and record keeping.
  • To help maintain the safety, security, physical and emotional welfare of the children in the Nursery and garden environments.
  • To bring to the immediate attention of the Lead Practitioner and/or Manager, any incidents or accidents.
  • To arrange for any individual to receive immediate first-aid and informing the Manager as appropriate.
  • To work positively with team members.
  • To act in the interests of your own safety & the safety of others at all times
  • To support, supervise and assist all students in the Nursery, giving practical help and advice with assessments.
  • To inform the Manager if staffing levels are not met because of an emergency.
  • To maintain an up to date knowledge of current childcare issues, legislation and practices.
  • Anything else reasonably requested by the management of the organisation

Person Specification & Key Competencies

  • Level 3 qualification in childcare
  • An understanding of the developmental needs of children
  • Basic Knowledge of health and safety
  • Knowledge and understanding of safeguarding good practice

Location: Hitchin

Salary: £23,795 – £28,840 per annum

Hours: Full-time

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