Early Years Childcare Practitioner

Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
£7.51 per hour (17.5 hours per week Mornings only)
31 Jan 2018
18 Feb 2018
Early Years Childcare Practitioner
Contract Type
Part Time
Job Level
Entry level

Early Years Childcare Practitioner

£7.51 per hour (17.5 hours per week Mornings only)

Sunshine Corner Pre-School, Nottingham NG2 4QG

Details: Monday to Friday – 8.45am – 12.15pm (Term Time only – 39 weeks per annum)

Job Summary:

The Salvation Army Sunshine Corner Early Years setting provides a caring, learning environment for up to 24 children aged from 2 to 4 years. The Setting is currently seeking a hard working Early Years Practitioner with childcare experience, preferably gained in a nursery environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To provide an excellent standard of care and education, meeting each child’s individual needs.
  • To ensure the environment is safe, secure and organised to promote the children’s learning and development.
  • To encourage and develop good relationships with parents so that they are involved as much as possible in their children’s experiences in the Nursery.

The successful candidate(s) will be able to demonstrate:

  • Minimum NVQ level 3 or equivalent in childcare with commitment to continuing professional development. If qualified after 2014, you will need a minimum of a C Grade in GCSE Mathematics & English
  • Valid paediatric first aid certificate – or willing to undertake.
  • Good understanding of child development and behaviour.
  • Knowledge of policies and procedures such as safeguarding, health and safety, food safety.
  • Well-developed communication skills and ability to use own initiative.

Benefits: 25 days annual leave + bank holidays (Pro rata for part-time); these days are incorporated in school holidays; a contributory pension scheme; season ticket loan; Childcare Voucher Scheme; an employee assistance programme.

Appointment subject to satisfactory references, right to work in the UK and DBS Check

For further details and to apply please visit The Salvation Army’s website.

Closing date: 18 February 2018

Interview date: TBC

CVs will not be accepted

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