Feb 13, 2018

Early Years Practitioner - Maternity Cover

  • York Childcare
  • Scarcroft Green Nursery, Nunthorpe Road, York, United Kingdom
Full time Qualified Practitioner

Job Details

We currently have the opportunity for a Full Time (37.5 hours p/week) Level 3 Early Years Practitioner to join our team on a temporary basis, at Scarcroft Green Nursery.


The successful candidate must be able to work flexible shift patterns enabling the nursery to offer care from 8am to 6pm.




  • To be committed to providing a stimulating, safe and caring Nursery environment which is fully inclusive and enables each child to reach their full potential.
  • To act as a Key Person for a group of children.
  • To assist in supporting students on placement.
  • To assume responsibility for a specific area as allocated.




  • We are looking for a committed, self motivated person who enjoys providing high quality childcare to children.
  • You must be a highly motivated and enthusiastic person who can work on your own initiative as well as part of a team.
  • Must have knowledge of Early Years Foundation Stage and a minimum of Level 3 Qualification in childcare / education / learning in the early years.
  • Early Years or EYITT Professional Status is an advantage.
  • GCSE Grade C or above in Maths and English is desirable.





The Salary will be discussed at interview. Average salary once probationary period has been completed is £15,530.00.  Staff benefits include generous annual leave entitlement and company pension contributions.


Post-holders will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check (formerly CRB) and employment will be subject to receipt of two satisfactory references.


To request an application form please email recruitment@yorkchildcare.co.uk or telephone 01904 409763.


The deadline for receiving completed applications is Monday 29th January 2018.


Average salary once probationary period has been completed is £15,530.00.


Nursery Practitioner

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Job Description

Setting Type

Private Day Nursery

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