Nursery Practitioner and Apprentice

A & C Recruitment Ltd
Up to £8.07 per hour
03 Dec 2017
02 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Nursery Practitioner and Apprentice- Dartford

This is a permanent position in a nursery

Our clients' Nursery has a passion to provide exceptional standards of nursery care. They are a small setting in West Dartford with a friendly, family feel, only a few minutes' walk from the commuter train station. The nursery is designed to meet the needs of all children, with the standards of facilities, resources and nursery practitioners meeting only the highest standards.

Job Role: Nursery Practitioner

Hours: Full Time

Salary: £8.07 per hour (Starting from, dependant on experience and qualifications)

Job Purpose: The purpose of this role is to be responsible for the development of children in the Early Years age range and to provide interesting learning opportunities. You will be monitoring and assessing children's progress ensuring correct records are maintained.

A main duty throughout will be to support the manager in every aspect of the setting's operation. You will be expected to have high expectations of the team, to ensure the expected high standards of child care are upheld always and to demonstrate their commitment to safeguarding children and young people within their work.


  • Enthusiasm and a positive attitude towards supporting children through their development
  • Good communication both written and verbal, including the ability to communicate effectively using a variety of methods to meet the needs of the individual.
  • Experience within a nursery setting
  • Minimum Level 3 NVQ Childcare (Level 2 may be accepted if willing to work towards Level 3)

Apprentice Nursery Practitioner

This is a permanent role based on full time hours. The salary will be discussed upon interview but will be starting at around £3.60 per hour and is depending on experience and qualifications. All candidates must be committed and hardworking in order to achieve the relevant qualifications.

The successful applicant must have:

Passion, drive and enthusiasm for childcare and education Excellent team skills and communication A professional attitude A willingness to learn and develop skills further.

A&C Recruitment Ltd currently specialise in searching and resourcing within the Child care sector. The business was set up to help our clients avoid high recruitment fees and instead charge affordable one off payments to undertake the necessary advertising and candidate searches.

We have a team of experienced account managers, who oversee the day to day running of a client's account, by sending them updates on potential candidates that have been sourced through our recruitment team's searches, or applications to adverts we post online.

If you would like to know more, or are applying for a job through us. Please do not hesitate to contact A&C Recruitment and quote AC1345

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