12 Jul, 2019

Nursery Room Leaders and Practitioners

  • Little Footprints Day Nursery
  • Salford, UK
Full time Qualified Practitioner Senior Practitioner Team Leadership

Job Details

We are looking for experienced Level 2 and 3 Nursery Practitioners to join our close-knit, innovative team at Little Footprints Day Nursery from January 2019.

You will be expected to work 41.25 hours per week between the hours of 7.30-6.00 with varying shift patterns working with ages 0 - 5 years.

Experience with the above ages is desirable and recent experience working within an early years setting is compulsory.

Main duties and responsibilities:

  • To provide and maintain a high quality service to children and their families working as part of a staff team to meet children’s individual needs.
  • To develop and maintain positive relationships with children and families.
  • To assist with the planning and delivery of a wide range of activities to meet children’s needs.
  • To work within the EYFS and promote high standards of care for the children.
  • To assume responsibility for key children and ensure their developmental needs are met, accurately recorded and learning diaries are up to date.
  • To maintain a child centred environment by reviewing displays, resources and room lay out with the team.
  • To use observation and reflective practice to contribute to planning and evaluation in the setting.
  • To maintain children’s safety and well being at all times during attendance at the setting and on trips.
  • To take any action required to ensure the safety and welfare of children and to report any concern immediately to the Manager.
  • To ensure good communication between staff and parent’s/carers.

Upon application please ensure your CV has the following:

  • Full and relevant qualifications and education
  • A full timeline of employment history with an explanation of any gaps
  • 2 work place references or a minimum of 1 work place and 1 personal reference if you are unable to supply 2 work place references
  • A current contact number and email address
  • Your date of birth

CV's without this information may be disregarded and you may not be offered an interview.

Please provide a cover letter upon application stating whether you are applying for the term-time or part-time position.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent


  • Childcare: 2 years (Required)


  • Diploma of Higher Education (Required)


To be negotiated upon appointment.


Nursery Practitioner,   Senior Nursery Practitioner,   Room Leader,   Early Years Practitioner  

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Setting Type

Private Day Nursery  

Recruiter Type

Direct Employer

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