Little Muffins Nursery is looking for a qualified Nursery Practitioner to join our friendly and happy team. The successful candidate will have an enthusiastic and positive attitude along with excellent communication and written skills, and the ability to build strong, supportive relationships with children, parents and staff. They must also be patient, empathetic, caring and friendly.
Little Muffins Nursery is focused on providing outstanding provision to the children in our care, and building the best team of staff to do so. Are you passionate about contributing to children's formative years? Do you want to be part of a team which will give you opportunities to advance your career in childcare? If so, then Little Muffins Nursery is the place for you, and in return for your commitment we can offer you:
Excellent base salary
Reward and recognition bonus scheme – potential £1,000 termly bonus
Funded training courses and studies
Paid time for parents' evenings and staff meetings/key persons meetings
Career progression and promotion opportunities
Enhanced DBS check and Capita annual renewal service paid for
Employee of the Month
Staff discount for childcare
Supportive management team - "Open Door Policy"
This position is a full-time position and salary is dependent on experience and suitability of the successful candidate.
Little Muffins Nursery is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Background checks and Enhanced Disclosure and Barring checks will be required.
Full and relevant Early Years qualification
Full understanding and working knowledge of the EYFS
Awareness of the Ofsted inspection framework
Experience of working within a team
Experience of providing customer service
Good understanding of health and safety requirements
Little Rascals Nursery and Pre-school are situated in the heart of Royal Tunbridge Wells. The Nursery can be found on Lonsdale Gardens while our linked Pre-school is located on the adjacent Clanricarde Gardens. Both the Nursery and Pre-school are housed in stunning 3-storey converted houses and are conveniently located for both local residents and commuters, being only a short walk from Tunbridge Wells train station.
We are open full-time from 7:30am – 6:30pm caring for children from 3 months to 5 years.
Our philosophy is that every child we care for deserves a calm, caring, safe and stimulating environment in which to learn.
We adhere to the strict standards set by Ofsted working within the EYFS (Early Years Foundation Stage) curriculum.