Nursery Nurse

Recruiter
Bright Horizons
Location
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Salary
£18000 - £26000/annum
Posted
26 Nov 2020
Closes
26 Dec 2020
Hours
Part Time
Flexibility
Set hours
Contract Type
Contract
We are looking for a full time Nursery Nurse to join the wonderful team at our Harpenden Luton Road Day Nursery and Preschool, offering fantastic company benefits and a competitive salary between £18,515 and £26,000 pa.

This role is part-time, 20-25 hours a week (which could be worked as 5 mornings or afternoons per week, or 3 8 hours days on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday). This is initially a maternity contract.

Key tasks and responsibilities include:

* Consistently deliver and plan rich learning opportunities and exceptional care that helps all children to develop and meets their individual needs.

* Make accurate and effective assessments, which reflect the needs, interests and stages of development of the child by supporting the delivery of the key person approach.

* Ensuring an enabling environment is providing consistent stimulating and inspiring activities for the children in both the indoor and outdoor area as a continuous provision.

* Ensure that British Values are incorporated and demonstrated through Early Years Foundation Stage learning and play.

* Safeguard and promote the health, safety and welfare of children in line with our child protection and keeping everyone safe policies and procedures.

* Ensure internal policies and procedures are adhered whilst also meeting the external legislation and guidelines from our governing bodies.

* Promote and follow guidelines implemented for managing behaviour including supporting children to manage their own feelings and behaviours.

* Continually work in partnership with colleagues, parents and/or carers or other professionals to meet the individual needs of the children ensuring a diverse and inclusive approach is maintained at all times.

EXPERIENCE ESSENTIAL:

* Work experience within the Early Years sector.

KNOWLEDGE ESSENTIAL:

* Sound understanding of the Early Years Foundation Stage.

QUALIFICATIONS ESSENTIAL:

* Full and relevant Level 2/3 Childcare qualification.

* Current Paediatric First Aid if qualified after 30/06/2016.

We look forward to receiving your application