Nursery Practitioner Level 2 526

Bright Sparks Education
15 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Working as a level 2 Early years Practitioner in an outstanding day nursery

Duties and Responsibilities

Be a key person, to a small number of children; this involves providing a secure attachment figure to help children settle, meeting their care needs such as feeding, sleeping and nappy changes, planning for your key children’s

  • Adhere to the policies and procedures of the Day Nursery.
  • Work as part of the nursery team and assist in any duties required.
  • Ensure that the recommended staff/child ratios are maintained at all times.
  • Maintain a clean safe environment at all times and report any health and safety concerns to management team.
  • Ensure records of the children’s day are completed and the details communicated to parents.
  • Ensure supervision at mealtimes and all dietary requirements are adhered to.
  • Availability to work in any areas of the Day Nursery undertaking the care and supervision of the children and in other areas of the nursery to ensure its smooth running
  • Attend and participate in any further training programmes as required.
  • Promote positive behaviour of children and within the staff team.
  • Needs and interests and monitoring and supporting their development.
  • Make observations on children and ensure learning journals are kept up to date.
  • Actively participate in the planning of activities to suit the children’s needs and stages of development, supporting and promoting individual’s learning.

Skills and Experience

  • Warm & friendly with a genuine smile for the children, parents & carers
  • Motivated
  • Reliable
  • Trustworthy and confidential

Monday - Friday 40 hour week