Filton, BS34 7PT
We are recruiting for a Nursery Practitioner to work in our babyroom at The Priory Day Nursery in Filton. This is a full time role – 40 hours per week, year round.
We are looking for a practitioner with experience of working with under-twos and at least a Level 3 childcare qualification.
Our area for under‐twos is a welcoming, homely space with wonderful bay windows and a separate cot room. The role is to support the babies as they settle into nursery and to work as part of a team setting up an engaging environment; responding to the children’s needs; working with families as a Key Person and observing, assessing and supporting each child’s development.
Good communication skills with children, parents and colleagues are required as well as the ability to work in a thriving team.
The successful applicants will also actively promote and support the safeguarding of children and young people in the workplace, ensuring nursery policies and procedures are observed at all times.
Applicants must have a good level of education and at least a L3 childcare qualification that is “full and relevant”. Experience of working with babies will be an advantage. Candidates must have experience of planning, observation and assessment under the EYFS and of being a Key Person.
• Excellent rates of pay and contributory pension.
• Up to 28 days’ holiday entitlement including bank holidays (increasing to 31 after 2 years).
• Flexible shift patterns
• Continuing professional development, training and support for all levels and qualifications
We are a small chain of family run day nurseries in Bristol offering flexible childcare. We are an equal opportunities employer.
We are committed to safeguard and promote the welfare of children and young people. Full DBS (enhanced and check of the barred list) and reference checks are made for all our staff. All roles are exempt from the provisions of Section 4 (2) of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. Closing date for applications is Friday 27 April 2018. Salary offer will be dependent on applicant’s experience and qualifications.
Find out more about us at www.bristolchildcare.co.uk