Hours of work:Shifts on a rota basis between 7.30am – 6 pm.
Responsible to:Nursery Manager
This will be a zero contract but we do have a minimum of 6 hours available per week. This will be in Braintree.
Are you an enthusiastic and experienced Day Care Practitioner / Bank Staff looking for a new challenge, look no further, have a read of the roles and responsibilities you could be taking on!
To provide a high standard of physical, emotional, social and intellectual care for children in the nursery.
To ensure all individual needs of children are identified and met.
To understand the characteristics of effective teaching and learning and implement these with all children.
To ensure all Company policies, procedures and operational practices are adhered to at all times.
To be a key person to a group of children, planning and implement a programme of activities suitable to their development using the Early Years Foundation Stage Framework (EYFS).
To be responsible for promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children and young persons they are responsible for or come into contact with.
An enthusiastic approach to working with early years children
Demonstrate good practice in early years care and education
Committed to working as part of a team
Good interaction with children
Ability to work closely and constructively with children
Recognize that parents/carers are the main educators
Ability to model good practice to staff
Ability to work in partnership with parents and carers
Effective time management and organizational skills
Ability to use judgment and common sense, and be able to work on own initiative.
A level 3 qualification and a willingness to achieve EYPS.
Knowledge and understanding of planning and providing high-quality childcare and education in line with the Early Years Foundation Stage framework.
Knowledge and understanding of Health and Safety management.
Knowledge and understanding of supporting children’s behavior
Awareness and understanding and commitment to diversity and equality.
Experience of working in childcare setting and some leadership experience within a daycare setting
Have experience of working and caring with babies.
Experience of working in consultation with staff in planning, developing, monitoring and evaluating curriculum and frameworks.
Are you an enthusiastic and experienced practitioner looking for a new challenge? We are a new setting that is expanding quickly.
We are Looking for flexible individuals that can use their initiative well and work well as part of a team. Initially, this will be on a supply basis but we will be looking at permanent contracts as the nursery numbers increase.
*Alpha Nurseries Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers, and students to share this commitment.*