Nursery Practitioner- Part-time/Full-time/Term Time

Job Description

Are you a Nursery Practitioner looking for a Term Time or Part Time position? We are currently recruiting for a lovely Nursery based in and around the Croydon area. We are recruiting for Level 2/3 Nursery Practitioners on a Term Time or part time basis for the beautiful setting.

Our client strives to have employees look forward to coming into work every day. They thrive themselves on making their employees feel valued – respect, consideration, equality, co-operation, acceptance, honesty, partnership, quality and well-being are all embedded into our daily culture. As a Nursery Practitioner Level 2/3 you will be a valued staff member working with our client, you can expect a competitive salary, excellent training and development as well as a caring and passionate place to work.

As a Nursery Practitioner, you will:

* To provide a high standard of physical, emotional, social and intellectual care for the children placed in the setting

* Assist with the effective daily supervision of the setting in accordance with the requirements of the company, Ofsted, local education authority and other relevant legislation

* Ensure all agreed company policies and procedures are adhered to within the setting

* Take responsibility for the safeguarding and wellbeing of all children within the setting

* To work as part of a team to provide an enabling environment in which all individual children can play, develop and learn.

* To build and maintain strong partnerships with parents to enable children’s needs to be met

The duties of a Nursery Practitioner:

* To effectively deliver the EYFS ensuring that the individual needs and interest of children in the setting are met (in conjunction with other team members)

* To keep records of your key children’s development and learning journeys and share with parents, carers and other key adults in the child’s life

* Support all staff and engage in a good staff team

* To develop and maintain strong partnerships and communication with parents/carers to facilitate day-to-day caring and early learning needs

* To ensure the provision of a high-quality environment to meet the needs of individual children having an awareness of any disabilities, family cultures and medical histories

* To advise the manager/deputy of any concerns, e.g. over children, parents, the safety of the environment, preserving confidentiality as necessary

* To be involved in out of working hour activities, e.g. training, monthly staff meetings, summer fayre, etc

* To be flexible within working practices of the setting, undertaking other responsible duties where needed, such as domestic tasks, preparation of snack meals, cleansing of equipment, etc

* To work alongside the manager and staff team to ensure that the setting’s philosophy is fulfilled

* To develop your role within the team, especially regarding being a key person

* To keep completely confidential any information regarding the children, their families or other staff that is acquired as part of the job

* To support nursery assistants, students and volunteers

* To ensure good standards of safety, hygiene and cleanliness are maintained always

* To undertake and lead on additional responsibilities such as SENCO, training co-ordinator, safeguarding Officer, etc

Skills:

* A warm, caring, and patience nature

* Excellent communication, organisation, and interpersonal skills

* The ability to work with young children and their families in a sensitive and positive way

* A sense of responsibility

Essential:

NVQ or Equivalent Level 2/3 in Childcare
Role: Nursery Practitioner- Part-time/Full-time/Term Time
Job Type: Permanent, Temporary, Part Time
Location: Croydon, Greater London,

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  • Location

    Croydon

  • Sector:

    Part Time Only

  • Job ref:

    1146957b90c8

  • Published:

    17 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-03-11

  • Client:

    Part Time Promotions