Early Years Practitioner

Janus Recruitment
Wimbledon, Greater London
£20000/annum + highly competitive benefits scheme
09 Jul 2017
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title – Early Years Practitioner

Grade – 3 t5, depending on experience

Pay – from £20,000pa, plus highly competitive benefits scheme

Reports t– Assistant Manager

Working hours – 40 hours per week, varied shifts, 1 evening staff meeting per month

Location Wimbledon

Job Overview

To provide the highest levels of care and education for all children attending the setting.


* Provide high standards of care and education to meet the individual needs of all children
* Adhere tall company policies and procedures always
* Acquire and maintain positive working partnerships with staff, parents and carers

Nursery Practitioner Responsibilities:

The key area of responsibility for a Nursery Practitioner Level 2 or 3 includes but is not limited to:

* Key worker ta group of children aged between 3 months and 5 years old
* Responsible for all care needs of these children such as sleeping & toileting.
* Planning a wide range of activities in line with these children’s ages and interests
* Delivering these activities professionally, and assessing children’s development effectively based on their participation
* Communicating information about the children’s’ day at nursery, and their wider developmental progress with their parents/carers
* Alongside colleagues, ensure the smooth running of the nursery, under the direction of the assistant manager
* Collaboratively supervising all children while they are engaged in child led play
* Ensuring the nursery remains clean, and that resources are tidied away when not being used
* Supporting colleagues in conducting adult led activities with children
* Effectively managing meal times, ensuring that children are fed and cleaned as appropriate

Essential Skills of Nursery Practitioner:

* Excellent communication, organization, and interpersonal skills
* The ability to work with young children and their families in a sensitive and positive way
* NVQ Level 3 or equivalent
* DBS (Disclosure Barring Service)

Our client is looking for dedicated Nursery Practitioner to join their growing team. The nursery is Located in Wimbledon combines the highest standards of loving care and early years' nursery education together with great nursery facilities, programmes and expertise.

Please email you CV to / or contact Julia / Antony on 07476014598 / 0207041625/ 07482307781