12 Oct, 2018
Little House Nursery are recruiting for a Nursery Practitioner
Little House Nursery is situated on a quiet, residential road on the corner of Revelstoke Road and Durnsford Avenue (SW19) in the borough of Merton. The Nursery is just around the corner from Wimbledon Park and local shops, and is easily accessible by public transport and car. Southfields tube station is a five-minute walk from the Nursery and regular buses from Clapham Junction overground station stop on Durnsford Road. By car, the Nursery is easily accessible via the A3 and from Croydon via A23/London Road.
Little House Nursery is looking for a qualified Nursery Practitioner to join our small, friendly and dedicated team. You will have an enthusiastic and positive attitude along with excellent communication and written skills, and the ability to build strong, supportive relationships with children, parents and staff. You must also be patient, empathetic, caring and friendly.
Little House Nursery is focused on providing outstanding childcare for all our children, and building the best team of staff to do so. Are you passionate about contributing to children's formative years? Do you want to be part of a team which will give you opportunities to advance your career in childcare? If so, then Little House Nursery is the place for you, and in return for your contribution we can offer you:
Excellent base salary
Paid Christmas closure
Reward and recognition bonus scheme – potential £1,000 termly bonus
Funded training courses and studies
Paid time for parents' evenings and staff meetings/key persons meetings
Career progression and promotion opportunities including regular CPD and training courses
Enhanced DBS check and Capita annual renewal service paid for
Employee of the Month and other team events
Generous staff discount for childcare
Supportive management team - "Open Door Policy"
This position is a full-time position and salary is dependent on experience and suitability of the successful candidate, however we can be flexible on days of working.
Little House Nursery is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Background checks and Enhanced Disclosure and Barring checks will be required.
Full and relevant Early Years qualification
Full understanding and working knowledge of the EYFS
Awareness of the Ofsted inspection framework
Experience of working within a team
Experience of providing customer service
Good understanding of health and safety requirements
Experience of managing a cohort of key children
Experience of working in a similar role
Little House Nursery
Full or Part Time