Early Years Practitioner

Aoife Young

07572 657153

Wizard Staff Solutions have an exciting opportunity for an Early Years Practitioner. Level 3 Qualified would be preferred, however the client is willing to consider an unqualified candidate willing to train.

Salary: £15,000 to £25,000 DOE
Hours: Monday to Friday 7:45-5:45 with one day off per week plus office time.

Purpose of the Nursery Practitioner
To identify and follow the best practice within the nursery, making sure it is maintained and safe for the children. To ensure each individual child within the room is cherished, happy and stimulated with appropriate activities. To provide incredible service to each child, so that they get what they want, creating a trusting and friendly atmosphere within your setting.

Main Responsibilities/Accountabilities
Ensuring children have access to learning materials and opportunities throughout their time at the nursery.
Providing learning activities which are educational, stimulating and fun.
Following policies and procedures at all times.
You will have responsibility for key children – following closely the development and progress of these children, developing strong working relationships with the parents and communicating about the child’s development on a daily basis.
Carrying out learning activities which are educational, stimulating and help with the children’s development.
Ensuring your knowledge on Safeguarding, Behaviour Management and Whistleblowing is up to date.
Complete learning journals on a daily basis.
To ensure you are in ratio at all times.

Candidate Specification
Level 3 qualified in Childcare/Early Years preferred
To liaise and develop good relationships with parents
Experience of working with children under the age of five years old.
Good communication skills
To be a team player

Please note: Only candidates with the relevant skills and experience will be contacted regarding this position.

We take pride in being ethical and in encouraging an environment of openness in all interactions. We only recruit and promote individuals whose outlook and actions match Wizard’s vision. We are proud of our equal opportunities policy. We will not discriminate on the basis of ethnic origin, race, disability, gender, sexual orientation or age. Religious and cultural diversity are valued. All Recruitment is subject to a Safer Recruitment process and an enhanced DBS.

The post starts ASAP

The salary for this role is £18000 – £25000 per annum

To apply for this job email your details to coco.sorensen.80453.9241@wizardss.aplitrak.com