Job Title

Early Years Practitioner

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  • Salary: £19000 - £23000
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  • Job ID: 02182
  • Applications: 0
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Kate Crawford

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Job Description

Based in Wimbledon, my client, one of the UK’s leading childcare providers, is looking to recruit full-time and part-time Early Years Practitioners to join their busy and friendly team.

This position is a great opportunity for a current early years practitioner to further develop their skills and gain a more managerial position within childcare.

 

Main Duties:

  • Provide high quality indoor and outdoor play experiences for children in line with Nursery policies and the guidelines of the Early Years Foundation Stage.
  • Support with Ofsted inspections, leading alongside Lead Practitioners (LP) and Managers.
  • Drive quality and improvement within rooms, learning and planning.
  • To engage and lead the team to make and embed changes.
  • Ensure information is imparted to parents by nursery practitioners for their key groups.
  • Contribute to maintain an attractive and welcoming environment.
  • Ensure you observe, plan and assess children’s learning and development within the EYFS framework.
  • To help maintain the safety, security, physical and emotional welfare of the children in the Nursery and garden environments.
  • To work positively with team members.
  • To follow all policies and procedures, including, Safe Guarding, Child Protection and Safer Working practice policies at all times.
  • To support, supervise and assist all students in the Nursery, giving practical help and advice with assessments.
  • To maintain an up to date knowledge of current childcare issues, legislation and practices.

 

 

Qualifications:

 

  • Level 2/3 Qualification in childcare (or experience and willing to work towards)
  • Previous childcare experience
  • An understanding of the developmental needs of children.
  • Basic Knowledge of health and safety
  • Knowledge and understanding of safeguarding good practice

 

 

This Nursery provides an outstanding amount of benefits, and as part of a team you are entitled to the following:

 

  • Competitive salary
  • Generous holiday allowance, including paid Christmas shut down.
  • ‘Wellbeing Day’ – a paid day off to focus on your health and wellbeing.
  • Heavily discounted childcare at our nurseries.
  • Ongoing professional development, training and promotional opportunities.
  • Recognition point scheme (gaining points to spend in high street shops.)
  • Pension Scheme
  • Complimentary uniform
  • Staff referral scheme
  • Discounted dentistry/private healthcare
  • Award ceremonies including all-inclusive paid meals

 

Location: Wimbledon

Salary: £19,000 – £23,000 per annum (Dependant on experience and qualifications)

Hours: 37.5 hours Monday to Friday (Part-time hours also available)

 

 

Our aim is to contact all successful applications within 5 days of receiving your application. Should you not of heard within 5 days, please feel free to contact us to confirm that your application has been received.

 

 

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