Nursery Practitioner (Part time, Term only) – Part Time – Wandsworth

  • Permanent, Part Time
  • Wandsworth, Greater London
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Address Region: Greater London
  • Salary: £8.24 - £8240/annum


Job Description

Our client, a lovely Nursery based in Wandsworth, is looking for a Level 3 Nursery Practitioner to join their beautiful setting. This is part-time role Monday-Friday 8.30am-1pm Term time only.

Our client strives to have employees look forward to coming into the Nursery every day. They thrive themselves on making their employees feel valued – respect, consideration, equality, co-operation, acceptance, honesty, partnership, quality and well-being are all embedded into our daily culture.

As a Nursery Practitioner, you will:

* To provide a high standard of physical, emotional, social, and intellectual care for the children placed in the setting

* Assist with the effective daily supervision of the setting in accordance with the requirements of the company, Ofsted, local education authority and other relevant legislation

* Ensure all agreed company policies and procedures are adhered to within the setting

* Take responsibility for the safeguarding and wellbeing of all children within the setting

* To work as part of a team to provide an enabling environment in which all individual children can play, develop and learn.

* To build and maintain strong partnerships with parents to enable children’s needs to be met

The duties of a Nursery Practitioner:

* To effectively deliver the EYFS ensuring that the individual needs and interest of children in the setting are met (in conjunction with other team members)

* To keep records of your key children’s development and learning journeys and share with parents, carers and other key adults in the child’s life

* Support all staff and engage in a good staff team

* To develop and maintain strong partnerships and communication with parents/carers to facilitate day-to-day caring and early learning needs

* To ensure the provision of a high-quality environment to meet the needs of individual children having an awareness of any disabilities, family cultures and medical histories

* To advise the manager/deputy of any concerns, e.g. over children, parents, the safety of the environment, preserving confidentiality as necessary

* To be involved in out of working hour activities, e.g. training, monthly staff meetings, summer fayre, etc

* To be flexible within working practices of the setting, undertaking other responsible duties where needed, such as domestic tasks, preparation of snack meals, cleansing of equipment, etc

* To work alongside the manager and staff team to ensure that the setting’s philosophy is fulfilled

* To develop your role within the team, especially regarding being a key person

* To keep completely confidential any information regarding the children, their families or other staff that is acquired as part of the job

* To support nursery assistants, students and volunteers

* To ensure good standards of safety, hygiene and cleanliness are maintained always

* To undertake and lead on additional responsibilities such as SENCO, training co-ordinator, safeguarding Officer, etc


* A warm, caring, and patience nature

* Excellent communication, organization, and interpersonal skills

* The ability to work with young children and their families in a sensitive and positive way

* A sense of responsibility


NVQ or Equivalent Level 3 in childcare

Part-time hours: 22.5 per week

Job Types: Part-time, Permanent

Salary: £8.24 – £8240/annum

Job Type: Permanent, Part Time

Location: Wandsworth, Greater London

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