Qualified Nursery Practitioner needed as soon as possible.
Full time permanent position available
Surrey Pay Band 4 £18,698 - £20,653
We are looking for someone to join our vibrant Day Nursery as a full time, qualified, member of staff as soon as possible.
Our Day Nursery offers integrated childcare and education for children 3 months to 5 years. We aim to provide our children with a high standard of physical, emotional and social care in the Day Nursery. We are looking for a qualified childcare practitioner, with at least a Level 2 qualification in this field. Experience is essential for this qualified post.
This role is for 36 hours per week throughout the year. Please note that it is not a school term time job. The Day Nursery staff all work shift patterns between 7.30 am and 6.15 pm comprising two 9 hour day shifts and 3 short day shifts of 6 hours on a rota pattern across Monday – Friday. Continuing professional development is encouraged and supported.
Our Day Nursery stands within Epsom Downs Primary School & Children’s Centre and as such has the use of a wide range of outstanding facilities. The Day Nursery is purpose built, bright and very well resourced. There is access to outside play areas equipped to the highest standard, a small farm, dedicated off site Nature World, music room, library and even an indoor and outdoor beach!
Epsom Downs is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. It is a requirement for the successful applicant to undertake an Enhanced DBS check and accept the responsibility for safeguarding the welfare of all pupils and children.
Epsom Downs is an equal opportunities employer, selecting staff on merit, irrespective of race, sex, disability or age.
We are happy to arrange for any interested candidates to look around to see us in action and appreciate all that we can offer. Please contact Patricia Keysell, our Day Nursery Manager, with any queries you may have on the number listed.
We are looking to interview as soon as possible and will close this advert when sufficient applications have been received. Therefore, we would recommend that you submit your application promptly. References are usually sought before interview so please ensure you state clearly on your application form if you wish for this to be delayed until an interview has taken place.
Please note that we are unable to accept CVs. Application must be made on the Surrey County Council standard application form attached to this advert. However, please contact us if you have any queries or difficulties submitting an application and we will be happy to send you an application pack directly.
Epsom Downs Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. It is a requirement for successful candidates to undertake a school issued Enhanced DBS check and accept responsibility for providing and safeguarding the welfare of all pupils and children.
Epsom Downs Primary School is also an equal opportunities employer, and selects staff on merit, irrespective of race, sex, disability, or age.