Early Years Practitioner

Merry Poppets Nursery

Date Posted: Feb 5, 2018 Closing Date: Mar 21, 2018
Job Status: Live Last Updated: Feb 19, 2018
Location: Northamptonshire Salary/Rate: Not Specified

Job description

_ Provide high standards of quality within the nursery including the environment, resources and experiences offered to children.

_ Observe, support and extend children's learning.

_ Plan appropriately for children using the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) curriculum for guidance.

_ Maintain accurate and effective children’s records.

_ Work in partnership with parents/carers and other family members.

_ Demonstrate good practice with regard to special needs and inclusion.

_ Work with the Childcare and Education team to continuously improve quality of childcare and education.

_ Ensure that children are kept safe and that staff understand, and when necessary follow, Child Protection Procedures.

_ Ensure that the nutritional needs of the children are met and that Food Safety Regulations are complied with.

_ Work with area SENCOs, EYFS advisors, health professionals and local Sure Start programmes as appropriate.

_ Comply with the statutory framework for the EYFS or relevant statutory regulations

_ Develop and maintain highly professional working relationships with advisory teachers, schools, area SENCOs and other agencies that may visit the setting.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £7.50 to £8.50 /hour

Required experience:

  • Early Years: 1 year

Required licence or certification:

  • Level 2 - 3 in Childcare