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2018-02-01 Nurseries Job Title: Level 3 Nursery Nurse
Job Role: Nursery Nurse / Early Years Practitioner
Date Posted: 02 Jan 2018
Job Location: Greenwich , London
Company: Monkey Puzzle Day Nursery New Cross
Salary: £16,000 to £18,000 per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contact Name: Liesl Hewitt
Brand new nursery opening in January 2018
Do you have a passion for working with under 5's?
Do you want to work for a company that supports you to reach your full potential?
If so then Monkey Puzzle New Cross is the nursery for you!!!
We are looking for an experienced level 3 qualified nursery practitioner to join our new team.The successful applicant must have a minimum level 3 childcare qualification, along with knowledge of the EYFS and experience of implementing this within a nursery setting. Previous experience working within a private day nursery would be an advantage.
Monkey Puzzle New Cross is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children within our care and expects all those employed by the Company to share this commitment.
This role involves working with children and is therefore exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. You are therefore required to declare any convictions or cautions that you may have, including those that would otherwise be regarded as ‘spent’ under this Act. All successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure. This can be discussed with the employer if successful at the interview process.
Responsibilities and Duties
Adhere to all company policies and procedures
Contribute to a high standard of quality within the nursery, including practice, environment and resources to meet the requirements of the Early Years Foundation Stage
Ensure appropriate planning and assessment is accurately maintained for key children
Undertake the role of key person as described in the policy
Prepare and supervise activities
Supervise and support children at all times
Ensure that equality of access and opportunity is provided to all children, parents, staff and visitors
Ensure that all children are kept safe
Notify Designated Officer of any safeguarding concerns
Maintain a positive attitude at all times with children, parents, colleagues and visitors
Develop and maintain professional working relationships with colleagues, parents and carers
Ensure confidentiality, where appropriate, is maintained
Adhere to all health and safety policies and procedures and undertake a shared responsibility for cleanliness and health and safety throughout the nursery
Work as part of a team to ensure the company’s values are maintained
Attend monthly staff meetings, planning meetings and undertake training as required
Undertake any other duties as reasonably requested by line manager
Outstanding training including an induction and a personal development plan
Free DBS Check
Employee appreciation events 3 times per year
First aid training for all of our staff