Bank Early Years Practitioner - Milton Keynes & Northampton

Acorn Childcare
Milton Keynes
From £8.50 to £10 per annum
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Want flexible working? Passionate about putting children first? Searching for a new challenge or career progression? Look no further.

As one of the most established, award winning providers of childcare in Milton Keynes and Northants, Acorn Childcare has over 25 years’ experience operating nurseries, out-of-school clubs and Forest Schools. As a not-for-profit organisation, we continually reinvest in our settings and the professional development of our staff.

Due to our continued success, we are delighted to be expanding across Milton Keynes and Northamptonshire. As part of our team you will be rewarded with a competitive salary, great training and progression opportunities. Outstanding benefits are offered including life insurance, attendance bonus, service awards and 50% childcare discount.

Working with us will be a fabulous opportunity. However, please don’t take our word for it. Here are some comments from our staff survey in July 2016.

“Acorn stands out from other nurseries I have worked in”

“Working for Acorn has helped reaffirm my own values and beliefs”

“I feel that Acorn genuinely cares for its staff”

About the role,

We are looking for candidates that must hold at least a level 3 in Early Years qualification for Bank cover across our Milton Keynes and Northamptonshire Nurseries. We very much welcome candidates that are looking to progress their personal career development due to future nurseries in the pipeline within the location of MK. The ideal candidate will be passionate, motivated and enthusiastic about outdoor learning and creative play, as well as a good working knowledge and practice of the EYFS and safeguarding procedures. Due to our settings being open from 7.30am through to 6.00/6.15pm, it would be beneficial if you are available for full day shifts eg 8.00am-5.00pm/9.00am-6.00pm.

Successful applicants must be able to provide ‘right to work in the UK’ documentation, provide two satisfactory references and undertake an enhanced DBS check prior commencing employment.

So if you see yourself as part of our amazing growing team and have the relevant Early Years qualification, receiving the training and personal development you deserve – apply now!.

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