Early Years Practitioner

Tigerlily Childcare Recruitment

Date Posted: Jan 30, 2018 Closing Date: Mar 11, 2018
Job Status: Live Last Updated: Feb 9, 2018
Location: Buckinghamshire Salary/Rate: Not Specified

Job description

We are working with a well-known Nursery Group to recruit a Level 3 Practitioner into its flagship Nursery in Chalfont. Duties and Responsibilities include • To assist with the planning of the curriculum using the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) curriculum for guidance. • To help to set up the playroom(s) for the daily programme and to help tidy away at the end of the session. • To act as a key person to a small group of children, liaising closely and building an effective relationship with parents/carers and ensuring each child's needs are recognised and met. • To teach children, offering an appropriate level of support and stimulating play experiences. • To ensure that adequate records are kept and updated regularly. Candidate should have Level 3 early years education and childcare qualification or equivalent, with previous experience of working with young children. Applicants will need to demonstrate sound knowledge of child development for children from birth to five years and knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS). Aplicants will also show an understanding of play based approaches to children’s learning and development. In return you will receive • A competitive salary package with annual performance related reviews • A personal development plan to help you reach your goals and targets • Fantastic opportunities for career progression • Staff pension with a contribution from us going into your pot • A Bupa Health care package including 1000’s of savings and discounts from all the major brands • 50% off your childcare fees