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Nursery Practitioner Level 3. Job in Elstree E-Nursery Jobs

Elstree, Hertfordshire
£19,000 to £21,500
Job Type
22 Jun 2022
JOB DESCRIPTION TITLE: Nursery Practitioner (qualified)

RESPONSIBLE TO: Nursery Manager/ Deputy Manager/Room Leader

SALARY: £19,000 - £21,500

THE ROLE: An qualified Nursery Practitioner is a capable individual with responsibility for caring for children and maintaining a high-quality, stimulating learning environment. They are warm and responsive, working flexibly and effectively as part of a team to ensure the smooth running of the nursery.

An enhanced DBS check is required by COCONUT RECRUITMENT LTD before any appointment can be confirmed.


1. To create a safe, welcoming and inclusive environment for all children

2. To be aware of the nursery policies and procedures and ensure these are adhered to

3. To share responsibility for the welfare of all children in your designated room, following systems to ensure consistent, high-quality care

4. To be vigilant and protect children from harm or abuse, reporting any concerns immediately - in accordance with child protection and whistleblowing policies

5. To be reliable and punctual, maintaining staffing ratios at all times

6. To develop genuine bonds with your key children and support colleagues to sensitively fulfil their key person responsibilities

7. To reflect on practice and daily routines, tailoring them to meet the individual needs of each child, throughout the day

8. To contribute to planning and the provision of a stimulating range of ageappropriate activities and ensuring your room is well-resourced and creatively set-up

9. To contribute to observations and the assessment of children's learning and development ensuring records are kept up-to-date, are of a high standard and are shared effectively

10. To provide feedback and work in partnership with key parents/carers, building and maintaining relationships that encourage trust, open communication and involvement in nursery life

11. To contribute to the effective recording and resolution of any complaints or investigations, ensuring confidentiality at all times

12. To be professional and a good role model to the children and other staff members, at all times

13. To work flexibly as part of the larger team, assisting and supporting colleagues wherever required, in order to ensure the smooth running of the company

14. To be aware of the high profile of the nursery and refrain from irresponsible behaviour that could impact the company's commercial success

15. To attend reasonable out-of-working-hours activities, including training, staff meetings, parents evenings and special events

16. To communicate effectively, sharing information, participating in meetings, inductions and 1-2-1s

17. To respect and value all colleagues, children and parents, encouraging a positive and diverse working environment

18. To cooperate and work effectively with the Room Leader and management team, taking on additional responsibilities/duties

19. To undertake any other aspects of nursery work according to need This job description is intended to give you an indication of the main duties, but is not meant to be an exhaustive list
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  • Job Reference: 632990603-2
  • Date Posted: 22 June 2022
  • Recruiter: Coconut Recruitment
    Coconut Recruitment
  • Location: Elstree, Hertfordshire
  • Salary: £19,000 to £21,500
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Permanent