Nursery Practitioner

  • Reference: #MNKO1019
  • Date posted: Tuesday, 26 April 2022
  • Location: Milton Keynes MK5
  • Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £19,000.00 to £22,500


We are currently recruiting for a Level 3 Qualified Nursery Nurse to join a Private Nursery in the Loughton area. 

This well established Nursery has great outdoor space and with places for over 50 children, there will always be an opportunity to learn new skills and progress to a senior role through their continuous development program.

This is a full time permanent position, working 40 hours a week. There are roles available in the baby room as well as 2-5s too, so just depending on your experience and preference.

This role is for full time and all year round, from 08:00 to 18:00.

If you hold a Level 2 or 3 Early Years qualification, then this may just be the right career move for you.

Nursery Nurse Duties include but not limited to:

  •  viewing planning sheets and record keeping of all the staff in your room
  •  Ensuring routines are being followed and run smoothly
  •  Ensuring new decisions are taken on board and maintained in the room at all times
  •  Ensuring that all policies and procedures are being followed by all staff
  •  Being an excellent role model to the other staff in your room

Nursery Nurse Requirements:

  •  Minimum Level 3 qualification in childcare education
  •  Experience of providing play and learning opportunities for children.
  •  Good interpersonal skills and an ability to be organised and efficient
  •  The ability to support trainees through mentoring and coaching
  •  Acting as Key-worker and to observe
  •  A working knowledge of the Children’s Act.
  •  Experience working with toddlers or pre school
  •  Good communication skills both with children and parents
  •  Ability to form good interactions with children and use own initiative
  • Knowledge of Ofsted requirements and the EYFS is a must



On offer:

  • 20 days holiday (Rising to 25 days over a 5 year period)
  • Flexible shift patterns
  • Excellent career opportunities and support
  • Further training if required
  • Excellent support and career development guidance

The nursery is committed to the safety and welfare of all children. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced DBS check.

If this is of interest to you then please apply or get in touch for more information.

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