We are seeking full time (40 hours per week) Nursery Workers/Facilitators to start work with us as from September 2022 to help with the running of our Bonny Downs Nursery which opened in January 2022!
The Nursery runs Mondays to Fridays from 8 am to 6 pm for 51 weeks of the year and provides full-time care and early learning for up to 42 children from birth to school age. The role will involve working as part of a team to provide a safe, structured, and stimulating setting for children aged between 0 and 4 years old which will enable children to thrive personally, socially, physically and educationally.
Our ideal candidates will have a minimum NVQ level 2 or equivalent qualification and experience of working within a Nursery or childcare setting. You will have a passion for working with young children from diverse backgrounds and a commitment to the provision of high-quality childcare. You will have the ability to develop and maintain highly professional positive working relationships with children, colleagues, parents/carers and other agencies and professionals associated with the Nursery.
You will have an excellent understanding of the EYFS curriculum and requirements & knowledge and understanding of the statutory requirements of legislation and Nursery Policies & procedure i.e. Health & Safety, Safeguarding, Equal Opportunities, SEN etc.
You will need to be willing to work outside normal hours to fulfil the role or to provide cover from time to time, including requests form the nursery to work long days (9 hours).
We particularly encourage applications from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) candidates, as these groups are currently under-represented in our organisation.
Please apply by sending an up-to-date CV AND covering letter (max 2 pages, applications without cover letters WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED) to us by email demonstrating how your skills meet the Job Description and Person Specification and why you are interested in applying for the role.
Please apply as soon as possible. Applications will be considered, and interviews scheduled, on a rolling basis.