Nursery Nurse

Smile Education
£7.20 - £9.65 per hourtxtSalaryFrom=7.2
16 Jul 2017
15 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you a level 3 qualified Nursery Nurse (or equivalent e.g. NNEB) or do you hold a BA in Early Childhood Studies (or a similar subject)?  Do you live in the Northfield area?

Do you have recent experience of working or being on placement as a Nursery Assistant or Nursery Nurse in a Day Nursery?

If so then Smile Education urgently want to hear from you!

Smile Education are looking for enthusiastic level 3 or equivalent Nursery Nurses to work in some wonderful Day Nurseries on behalf of our clients in the Northfield area.

You will be required to work across the Baby Room (0-2 years), Toddler Room (2-3 years) and Preschool Room (3-5 years) during term time. You will also have the opportunity to work at holiday clubs at the nurseries out of term time; however this will be optional extra hours as and when needed. 

You will be responsible for the care and supervision of the children’s physical, emotional and intellectual needs and may sometimes be required to liaise with parents to ensure effective communication within the Day Nursery. You will be expected to work as part of the team at the Day Nursery you are in, putting safeguarding at the forefront of all that you do.

In order to be suitable for this Nursery Nurse position in the Birmingham area, you will need to have the following attributes:

- A passion for working with babies and children
- Recent work experience in a Day Nursery
- A level 3 or higher qualification in a relevant subject (or equivalent)
- Have Paediatric First aid/ Emergency Paediatric First aid or be willing to complete the course.
- Experience of providing personal care in a Day Nursery (in the UK)
- Live in Northfield or immediate surrounding area.
- The ability to work as part of a team
- Eligibility to work in the UK
- A valid DBS with update service 
- References from professional or academic referees

If you do not have one of the above attributes, please do not apply. This position is not open to any candidates who only hold a level 2 qualification. Candidates must have a level 3 qualification or above.

Successful applicants who are working in these lovely Day Nurseries for Smile Education can expect attractive rates of weekly pay and continuous support from your personal consultant. The shift patterns vary and can be flexible to suit your individual needs. You will be expected to start work anytime between 8am and 10am and you will finish anytime between 4pm and 6pm.