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Early Years Practitioner – Conkers Day Nursery

06/08/2021

Early Years Practitioner – Conkers Day Nursery

SectorChildcare & Teaching

Level2

LocationBlackburn

Hours40

Wage£200.00 weekly

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About this vacancy

At Conkers, high quality staff and the warm purpose built homely environment, help to provide the ideal situation for the care and development of children. The already well-established company are now looking at recruiting 2 apprentices to join their team.

Desired skills

  • Excellent verbal and communication skills with children, parents and staff
  • Excellent organisational and administrative skills

Personal qualities

  • Reliable, enthusiastic, and flexible
  • A commitment to quality in all areas, with a high level of motivation and enthusiasm
  • Ability to write reports and keep clear and accurate records
  • Able to perform under stress
  • Empathy and understanding of children
  • A creative thinker
  • a good sense of humour
  • Calm and caring nature
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Able to work on own initiative
  • have a genuine interest in childcare

SectorChildcare & Teaching

Level2

LocationBlackburn

Hours40

Wage£200.00 weekly

Duties/main responsibilties include:

  • To provide a safe, caring, stimulating educational environment, both indoors and outdoors, at all times
  • To deliver a high standard of learning, development and care for children aged 0-5 years
  • To ensure that the nursery is a safe environment for children, staff, and others
  • To developing partnerships with parents/carers
  • To deliver an appropriate play based Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) curriculum that enables children to make individual progress
  • To help ensure the nursery meets Ofsted requirements at all times
  • To understand and work to nursery policies and procedures, including how to deal with child protection issues appropriately and how to respond to incidents, accidents, complaints, and emergencies
  • To plan activities which ensure each child is working towards the early learning outcomes
  • To be a key person
  • To ensure records are properly maintained, e.g. daily attendance register, accident and incident book, risk assessments
  • To liaise closely with parents/carers, informing them about the nursery and its curriculum, exchanging information about children’s progress and encouraging parents’ involvement
  • To work in partnership with senior management to update and review the self-evaluation and improvement plan
  • To undertake any other reasonable duties as directed, in accordance with the Nurseries aims and objectives

Working week

  • Monday to Friday between the hours of 7:30am and 6pm. Shift pattern to be confirmed

Have a question?Get in touch!

Or call us on 01282 733005

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