Early Years Practitioner

Chatter Tots Harrow Pre School Language Resource

Date Posted: Feb 10, 2018 Closing Date: Mar 12, 2018
Job Status: Live Last Updated: Feb 10, 2018
Location: Buckinghamshire Salary/Rate: Not Specified

Job description

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Job Title: Early Years Practitioner

Responsible to: The Manager and Deputy Manager on a daily basis and the Committee in the longer term.

Purpose of the job: To work as a Early Years Practitioner under the direction of the Manager, to provide a safe, high quality, stimulating environment for children with severe Developmental language Disorder.

Main Duties:

  • To help set up the playroom for the daily programme, for example, mixing paints, preparing collage materials and making play dough. To help clear away at the end of each session.
  • Assisting with focused work with individual children and groups of children as suggested by the Speech and Language Therapist and Associate Practitioner.
  • Ensuring that the Safeguarding Children, Equal Opportunities Policy and Health and Safety Guidelines are adhered to.
  • To advise the Manager of any concerns regarding the safeguarding of children, their parents or safety of equipment while preserving confidentially.
  • To develop children's skills through offering an appropriate level of support and stimulation through play activities.
  • Attendance at staff meetings, and/or in-service training courses.
  • Occasional attendance of out of hours meetings, for example AGM, for which time owed in lieu may be granted.
  • To keep strictly confidential any records and information regarding the children, their families or other staff.
  • To assist with keeping up to date observations and relevant records on the children
  • To contribute to the writing of the regular news letter.
  • Meeting the daily care needs of the children (i.e toilet training, changing).
  • Undertaking any other duties as delegated.

NNEB, NVQ3 or BTEC in Childcare or equivalent is essential to this role

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: £9,586.00 to £11,365.00 /year

Required experience:

  • childcare: 2 years

Required education:

  • Secondary education