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Qualified Nursery Practitioner. Job in Merton E-Nursery Jobs

Merton, London
£23,000 to £28,000
Job Type
4 Jan 2022
This fantastic nursery in South West London is committed to offering the best Early years education to all children in their care in addition to supporting and nurturing their staff and giving them the tools in order to achieve the best outcomes for all.

The nursery has a lively setting with lots of creativity and has a team that is dedicated to the care of children. Due to continued growth, they are now looking for an experienced and enthusiastic Key practitioner to join their fantastic team.

The ideal candidate will :

* Have a Level 3 qualification or higher

* Have creative ideas for activities

* Have DBS (Disclosure Barring Service)

* Have worked with babies before and have a love and passion for working with very young children. you will need to use the specific training/knowledge of working with babies and children under two years old to support all children's individual needs.

* Keep records of your key children's development and learning journeys

Main duties

To provide safe, high-quality education and care for pre-school children; to fulfill legal and statutory requirements; to lead and manage staff on a day-to-day basis; to contribute to and implement pre-school policies.

​To take responsibility in supporting for drawing up curriculum plans which take into account the requirements of the EYFS Guidance to the Foundation Stage; to monitor the effectiveness of the pre-school learning enabling environment.

​To be responsible for providing a high quality of teaching and learning, ensuring that staff are properly deployed, and offer appropriate stimulation and support to the children.

​To draw up and to supervise the daily/weekly planning of pre-school activities and events.

​To be responsible for implementing systems of observation and record-keeping so that children's progress and achievements are effectively and regularly assessed; to monitor the effectiveness of assessment procedures.

​To ensure records are properly maintained, e.g., daily attendance register and accident records.

​To liaise closely with parents/carers, informing them about the pre-school and its curriculum, exchanging information about children's progress and encouraging parents' involvement.

​To support the lead person for child protection in the pre-school and to ensure that any child protection concerns are acted upon immediately and appropriately.

​To ensure that the pre-school is a safe environment for children, staff and others, that equipment is safe, standards of hygiene are high, safety procedures are implemented at all times and fire drills are regularly practiced.

​To liaise with the management committee, or pre-school proprietor, Ofsted services and other professionals as necessary and ensure that all legal and statutory requirements are implemented; to provide reports as required.

​To contribute to and to implement all pre-school policies and procedures, especially those on safeguarding, equal opportunities, and confidentiality.

​To be the Key Person for a number of children.

​Key Skills and Attributes

Personable and willing to learn.

​Understanding of the EYFS specifically the prime areas of learning.

Very good knowledge and understanding of observation and planning methods.

Friendly, adaptable, and able to work as part of a team whilst also using initiative.

​Excellent communicator with both parents and staff.

​NB: This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. Applicants must be prepared to disclose any convictions they may have and any orders, which have been made against them or are pending.

​Job Type: Full-time, all year round, 40 hours pw

​Applicants must have the right to work in the UK

​Expected start date: Immediate

​Salary: £23,000.00 - £28,000 /year

FABREC is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff, candidates and volunteers to share this commitment. The background checks and an enhanced DBS will be required.

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  • Job Reference: 464597967-2
  • Date Posted: 4 January 2022
  • Recruiter: FABREC Ltd
    FABREC Ltd
  • Location: Merton, London
  • Salary: £23,000 to £28,000
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Permanent