26 Jul, 2023

Nursery Practitioner

  • Sunshine Day Care Ltd
  • Sunshine Day Nursery, 6 Tarmount Lane, Shoreham-by-Sea BN43 6DA, UK
Full time Qualified Practitioner

Job Details

Sunshine Day Nursery is expanding into brand new, purpose built premises. This is an exciting time for an experienced Nursery Practitioner to join our team! Located in the heart of Shoreham-by-Sea, just a few minutes walk from the train station and bus stops. Free on street car park available close by.

We have a full-time position available. Working eight hours per day, shift system, 5 days per week (Monday - Friday). The nursery is open all year round, not just term time.

We are a busy and thriving Ofsted ‘Outstanding’ nursery in Shoreham-by-Sea. We were recently awarded Millie's Mark for excellence in children’s first aid. We were also awarded Worthing and Shoreham Herald newspaper’s 'Nursery of The Year' in 2018 and again in 2019.

We offer a number of staff benefits, including:

· Annual salary reviews

· Quarterly staff reward scheme and long service rewards

· Childcare discounts

· Staff events, including Christmas party and team building activities

· Christmas shopping day (in addition to annual leave). Christmas week off

· Refer a friend to join the team and receive a £200 bonus

· Free wellbeing/counselling service available 24 hours a day to all staff from first day of employment

· Caring and supportive management and unit team

· Extensive induction and on-going professional development and free training

This exciting role involves working with our wonderful 2-3 year olds. You’ll be working with a team of talented Nursery Practitioners to ensure that children are learning and developing to the best of their abilities at this important stage in their young lives. We are looking for a passionate Nursery Practitioner who will share our child-led approach ethos that ensures that every child thrives and is lovingly supported to reach their full potential as an independent, inquisitive learner.

The successful candidate will have a minimum of one year's Level 2 or Level 3 experience in a nursery setting, show real enthusiasm and energy for early years, and be eager to work as part of a well established and committed team. Good working knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) is essential.

The nursery is easily accessible by car or public transport. We are open between 8am-6pm, Monday-Friday for 51 weeks of the year. The Nursery is committed to safer recruitment and the successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check.

Salary is dependent on age, experience and qualifications.


£21,216 - £23,400


Nursery Practitioner

Setting Type

Private Day Nursery

Recruiter Type

Direct Employer

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