Nursery Practitioner Level 3

Recruiter
Smile Education
Location
Walsall
Salary
£7.20 - £9.65 per hourtxtSalaryFrom=7.2
Posted
14 Jun 2017
Closes
14 Jul 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Interim
Hours
Full Time
Smile Education is delighted to offer this position for an Experience Nursery Practitioner to work within a vibrant and supportive nursery in Aldridge.

You will be required to support a large team of practitioners in providing a high quality service, complete observations and children's key folders, create a stimulating environment for the children, with creative and appropriate play opportunities.

You will be responsible for the following:

- To ensure that the arrival and departure of children is properly recorded and monitored
- To ensure the safety of all the children at the setting.
- To ensure and contribute to the smooth and efficient operation of the setting
- To prepare and deliver age appropriate activities.
- To be responsible, with other team members, for ensuring that play, materials and equipment are properly used maintained and stored and for reporting any worn or damaged materials.
- To arrange and supervise the hygienic provision of refreshments for the children, recognising the principles of a balanced diet and the requirements of varied cultural and ethnic backgrounds
- To record any accidents/incidents in the accident book
- To liaise with parents and others.
- To attend meetings as appropriate
- To undertake any other reasonable duties as directed by the Nursery manager and Senior team.

In order to be suitable for this  position, you will need the following attributes:

- Eligibility to work in the UK
- A minimum level 3 early years and childcare and/or play qualification
- Have C or above in GCSE Maths and English
- Have Paediatric First Aid or Emergency Paediatric First Aid
- Previous experience in a similar setting
- Have a sound knowledge and understanding of the EYFS
- Able to work independently and with other members of the team.

If you would like more information or to apply then please contact Nicola Munslow at Smile Education today!