Childcare Practitioner

Elmwood Nursery

Date Posted: Jan 26, 2018 Closing Date: Mar 26, 2018
Job Status: Live Last Updated: Feb 24, 2018
Location: South Lanarkshire Salary/Rate: Not Specified

Job description

Elmwood Nursery is a long established nursery which has served the local community of Newton Mearns for more than 16 years. The successful candidate will be working as part of our team to deliver outstanding care whilst providing a safe, fun and progressive learning and development environment to children aged between six weeks and five years of age. We are looking for a happy and helpful team player, who has a passion for working with children and drive to achieve outstanding practice. To be successful for this position: - You must at least hold an HNC/NVQ Level 3 in Childcare or equivalent and be able to demonstrate how you implement it in practice. - You will need to demonstrate your commitment to children at all times taking into consideration their well-being, safeguarding and development. - You will need to be an excellent communicator and demonstrate a professional level of written communication skills. - You will need to have the ability to work with colleagues to make positive changes within the Nursery following the pre-birth to 3 and Curriculum of Excellence. - You will need to demonstrate your ability to work in partnership with families. - Previous experience of working with children in early years is essential. A current PVG and SSSC registration.

Job Type: Full-time