We currently have the opportunity for a Full Time (37.5 hours p/week) Level 3 Early Years Practitioner to join our team, initially on a temporary basis, but it is possible the position may become permanent, 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.
York Childcare is a non profit charity with the aim of providing quality childcare for families in York. We are run by a committee of voluntary Trustees. We have three children’s day nurseries which provide full and part-time day care for children in the 6 weeks to 5 years age group. Each of our nurseries are Ofsted inspected, offer home-cooked food and have their own outdoor play areas.
We also provide an Out of School Club management service to several clubs across the city providing breakfast, after school and holiday clubs for children aged 2 years – 12 years.