Qualified Early Years Practitioner - Guilford

Surrey County Council
16 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Details

Full Address: Drayton House School, 35 Austen Road, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 3NP

Exact working hours: 47hrs

About the Role

Drayton House Nursery School is seeking an Early Years Practitioner to work with children aged between 9 months and 4 years. Experience with Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) planning is essential. The applicant should be willing to work within a structured environment with regular day-to-day routines, and enjoy designing activities that meet the learning needs of the children. 

The ideal candidate will have a minimum 1 years experience working with this age range. They will be fully conversant with the requirements of the EYFS and enjoy using their creative skills to provide children with access to broad range of experiences. The ability to play a musical instrument would be an advantage, as is a good sense of humour! 

The Nursery is open for 51 weeks of the year, starting at 8am to 6pm. We are looking for someone to work 4 days 8am to 6pm with 1 day 8am to 3pm. 

Preferred qualifications: NNEB, EYPS, Level 3 or equivalent. Please note, we would only consider applications from the Surrey area.

Additional Information

Benefits include:

Competitive salary

Company pension

Support and training development 

We are a warm and friendly Nursery School and pride ourselves on our standards of professionalism. As a member of the team, you will work together with all staff to maintain these standards and to support each other. Our staff are varied in age and experience and with a low staff turner over, it has led to a supportive and established team. 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Please be aware that a DBS check will be required for any position.

Please note that this vacancy is not part of Surrey County Council, we are advertising this on behalf of a partnership organisation.