Nursery Nurse: Maternity Cover

Milton Keynes College
Milton Keynes
£14911.00 - £15812.00 Per Annum
25 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The Early Years Nursery based at Milton Keynes College are looking for a Nursery Nurse to join the fun and energetic Early Years team on a maternity cover basis. As a Nursery nurse you should have bundles of enthusiasm, creativity and be committed to providing the best possible care for children in the nursery. This is an exciting opportunity for a childcare practitioner to join the friendly and welcoming team in the Early Years Nursery. This is an ideal position for fun, newly qualified nursery nurses with an understanding of the Early Years Foundation Stage. As an enthusiastic nursery nurse within the Early Years setting, you will help to create a stimulating and attractive environment that encourages the children?s all round development and where the highest standards of care are provided. Your excitement and passion to work within a vibrant childcare setting will contribute to providing a fun atmosphere where children are learning through play. This is the perfect place to develop your career in Childcare! More about the rewards - 25 days annual leave, 3 additional days leave for Christmas to New Year closure and UK Bank Holidays - Able to apply for an NUS Extra Card, offering a wide range of High Street Discounts - Local Government Pension Scheme - Childcare Vouchers - On-site Early Years Nursery - Discounts within The Graduate Salon and The Brasserie restaurant, based at Bletchley Campus - Continued Professional Development Opportunities - Cycle To Work Scheme - Free Parking at our main campuses - Employee Assistance Programme - Contributions towards Eye Tests for Visual Display users - Plus many more As a successful candidate you will have? - A good basic general education including GCSE (or) equivalent in Maths and English at Grade C or above - Experience working within a Nursery, ideally as a Nursery Nurse/ Childcare Practitioner (including placements) - A committed team player - Knowledge and understanding of the Early Years Foundation Stage through your studies - A desire to work with young children to develop their skills - Ability to work as a reliable member of the team - Able to develop positive relationships with colleagues, parents, children and outside agencies More about the College Milton Keynes College is proud to be an open and inclusive general Further Education College welcoming learners of all levels and delivering an exceptional educational experience. The College offers a broad range of qualifications with more than 3,000 16 ? 18-year-old full-time students studying traditional A Levels, vocational courses, apprenticeships and Higher Education. In addition, the College delivers employability and key skills training programmes to 3,000 people in local community learning centres and is one of the largest providers of Offender Learning in England, working with 27 prisons across the East Midlands, South Central and West Midlands. Jobs at Milton Keynes College - Whatever your Direction Milton Keynes College is a committed ?safer recruitment? employer. We take extreme care in ensuring the safety and welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. All positions therefore undergo a stringent vetting process to include DBS for all positions. We want to develop a more diverse workforce and positively welcome applications from all sections of the community Milton Keynes College is committed to promoting the safety and welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. All positions therefore require a DBS check. The College is proactively committed to Sustainable Development through the learning opportunities it delivers, its management of resources and its engagement with communities
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