Nursery Assistant

Recruiter
VD Recruitment
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
18 Apr 2019
Closes
10 May 2019
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
VD Recruitment is seeking to appoint passionate & dedicated Nursery Assistant –Toddler & Baby Room for a leading MEAB accredited Montessori Nursery in Cricklewood.

We are seeking experienced and confident Level 2 Nursery Assistant looking to progress, to join their dynamic team at the Ofsted Rated ‘Good’ nursery.

You will be exposed to a range of exciting opportunities for training and development. You will be responsible for preparing a nurturing and fun learning environment.

The successful candidate will have strong knowledge of EYFS, an understanding of children’s development and hold a Level 2 qualification in Childcare or equivalent and be looking for a full time permanent role with 40 hours/ week working.

Salary: £16 - £19k

Location – Cricklewood NW2

Hours – Rotating shifts between 8am to 6pm

Your main duties would be :

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Recording and evaluating children’s progress

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Supporting the development of early language through songs, rhymes, poems and stories.

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Update the records of your key children, and meet regularly to discuss their progress with their parents and other professionals where appropriate.

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Ensuring health and safety/ safeguarding standards are met

Skills Required :

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We require a positive disposition and an ability to engage with young children and their families.

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You must have good knowledge of child development theories, and be able to apply your knowledge by planning developmentally appropriate activities.

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You must have a good understanding of how to meet the physical and emotional needs of babies and toddlers.

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Your interpersonal skills, and your ability to communicate effectively; work harmoniously within your team; with other colleagues; with parents and external professionals is a required criteria for success in this role.

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It is essential that you are able to consistently deliver high quality of work, through your commitment and passion.

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We value creativity, a joyful personality and a commitment to personal and professional development.

You will need the following Qualifications, Training And Experience :

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NVQ level 2 in Childcare and Education or working towards Level 3

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We will be happy to support candidates to train, and achieve formal qualifications, provided you have sound experience, and a passion for working with children

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A firm understanding of the EYFS framework & Safeguarding Practice

The positions are subject to an Enhanced DBS certificate and references.

If you have the relevant experience & qualification and would like to be a part of a progressive and fun team please send your cv

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