Level 3 Nursery Assistant needed in Mitcham
£22,000+ per annum!
Ref No. PK47399
On behalf of a fantastic Nursery in the Mitcham area we are currently recruiting for a Level 3 Nursery Assistant to join their wonderful team working in the pre-school age children. You will support the Room Leader with the management of the setting for your specific room, and as such you will be a dynamic leader and supportive colleague, ensuring that the team delivers exceptional childcare on a day to day basis.
This is a full time, permanent position working 40 hours per week in an extremely rewarding and fulfilling setting. The Nursery is open 8am-6pm but shifts and 8am-5pm or 9am-6pm and the role come with a salary of £22,000+ per annum and there are great opportunities for progression in the future within the organisation. Candidates looking to take a step will be considered and the company provides excellent further training and development potential.
The Nursery is only a short walk from multiple bus stops and a train station with excellent public transport links.
You will ensure that the children are cared for in a happy and stimulating environment whilst being responsible for their physical, emotional social and intellectual wellbeing.
You will support the staff team, offering day to day guidance and support to other Nursery Assistants
You must ensure the safety of children is paramount, and be aware of any potential dangers around them
You will be responsible for feeding, washing and changing the children, and generally tending to their physical needs
You will need to plan and participate in activities to engage and teach the child, eg. music, painting, reading etc.
You will need to liaise with parents and your surrounding team members, monitor progress, keep records and reports, and communicate any suggested improvements that can be made to help the child's development
Ensure you help maintain the health and safety guidelines, being reliable, proactive and enthusiastic at all times
Skills and experience
NVQ/CACHE Level 3 preferred
A good understanding and knowledge of EYFS
Excellent organisational skills with the ability to work to targets and deadlines
Ideally 2+ years' experience of working in a nursery
For more information on this Level 3 Nursery Assistant please call Phil King on (phone number removed)