Caring for children between the ages of 3 months to 5 years. Meeting their day to day needs and planning for children based on the EYFS curriculum. The candidate must have a level 3 qualification in early years. First aid and safeguarding training will be provided.
Nursery Practitioner - responsibilities:
Helping oversee, maintain and organise a clean, tidy, child-friendly environment, nursery nurse supervise activities, such as messy play, crafts, cooking, reading and outdoor/physical pursuits.
Nursery nurses will also plan, observe and keep records that inform parents and carers about their childs day through our online learning journal system.
Feeding suitable meals, snacks and drinks
Changing nappies or helping with potty/toilet training
Teaching general life skills, such as basic hygiene and manners
Working with any health and social care professionals, where necessary, and undertaking any relevant documentation.
Qualifications and Skills
Minimum Level 3 Early Years Childcare qualification
Strong communication skills both written and verbal
Knowledge of child protection and safe guarding procedures
Experience of the EYFS and using it within a nursery setting
Enthusiastic, passionate and full of ideas to encourage learning and development
Whether you are looking for a new role in Early Years childcare, Plus Staff recruitment specialise in the supply of Early Years and Teaching staff on both a permanent and temporary basis. Whether you are looking for job opportunities within UK schools and nurseries or you represent a school or nursery looking to recruit staff you will find exactly what you are looking for at Plus Staff Recruitment your dedicated Nursery Staff provider.
Nurseries and schools, contact us today to discuss your Early Years childcare requirements or register your vacancy and we’ll contact you.