Nursery Nurse

Fledgelings Day Nursery
11 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Summary

REPORTS TO Nursery Manager / Officer in charge

Position Responsibility

    To work as part of the team providing high quality care, safety and stimulating play experiences to all individual children and their needs.To implement the daily routine in the base room.
Key Areas

    Observe, support and extend children’s learningTeam Work with other staff within the whole settingLiaise with Parents/carers promoting partnership and involvementRead and understand all relevant documentation (policies, procedures, risk assessments, etc.)
Description of Duties

    Plan activities using EYFS guidance appropriate to the individual child and their stage of development.To keep updated records of achievement on allocated key children.Work with parents/carers of special needs children to gain full integration in the Nursery.Support all staff including students and be part of a good staff team.Attend required number of staff meetings and out of work social events at the nurseryBe flexible within working practices of nursery. Be prepared to move rooms, help where needed and undertake certain domestic jobs within the Nursery,Ensure that the nursery philosophy and vision is achieved by working alongside the manger.Record accidents or incidents in the relevant books, ensuring parents/carers signatures are gained and a Room leader is notified.Use initiative to ensure the needs of individual children are met by the setting.Ensure safeguarding of all children within the setting, following nursery policy and procedures.Respect the confidentiality of information received as stated in the settings confidentiality policy. Awareness of the high profile of the nursery and upholding high standards both in and out of work.To develop your role within the team especially with regard as a key worker.Participate in all child care procedures;Ensure that nutritional needs of children are met and that mealtimes are a time to socialise and practice good manners.Ensure general cleanliness of children at all times, washing and changing as required.Provide comfort and warmth to an unwell child.Helping children to rest/sleep as requiredTo ensure the provision of a high-quality environment to meet the needs of individual children from differing cultures and religious backgrounds, and stages of development.Practicing good Health and Safety procedures within the nursery. Adhering to procedures set by manager and challenges any unsafe behaviour.Understand child protection procedures and ensuring children are kept safe.
Responsibilities and Duties

See above

Qualifications and Skills

NVQ3 in childcare

Job Type: Full-time

This job was originally posted as