Nursery Practitioner

Nursery Practitioner
  • £18,000 - £25,000 per year
  • Permanent
  • Croydon, London, England Croydon London South Holland
Job Ref: TM090621NP
Sector: Primary Education
Date Added: 09 June 2021

Nursery Practitioner

- Permanent

- Purley Croydon

- £18,000-25,000 depending on experience

- Shifts 7-5pm or 9-7pm

- Full time

- Start date ASAP

Starting ASAP, this exciting opportunity for a proactive and energetic Nursery Assistant to join this Ofsted rated Good Nursery in a The London borough of Croydon. Providing you with the chance to work under the guidance of the Nursery Manager, undertaking support programmes that enable access to learning for all pupils.

General skills

As a Nursery Assistant you will have:

  • A good understanding of the Early years Foundation Stage Curriculum.
  • Sound understanding of child development and learning.
  • The ability to demonstrate active listening skills and strong verbal communication skills.
  • A dedication to establishing positive relationships with pupils and understanding their needs.
  • The ability to provide varying levels of individual attention, reassurance and support with learning tasks as appropriate to pupils' needs.
  • Willingness and ability to adapt to a wide range of duties in response to changing circumstances.
  • The ability to monitor a pupil's response to learning activities and modify or adapt the activities to achieve the intended learning outcomes.
  • The confidence to self-evaluate learning needs and actively seek new teaching methods.
  • The ability to provide constructive feedback to pupils in a way that reinforces self-esteem.
  • The ability to handle complex and sensitive issues with empathy and understanding.
  • Ability to work effectively and supportively as a member of the college team.
  • Demonstrable commitment to equal opportunities.
  • An interest in continuing your personal and professional development.

Ideal candidates will:

  • Previous experience working in an Early Years setting is desirable but not essential
  • Be responsible for providing care and play for children within a safe, stimulating and enjoyable environment.
  • Be flexible and adaptable
  • Be creative & proactive in approach to learning.
  • Carry out duties as directed by the Nursery manager
  • Good team player who is able to make an impact on the outcome of the children's learning.
  • Have relevant and recent experience within the past year
  • NNEB/Level 2 or 3 in childcare qualification.
  • Have a current DBS on the update service or be willing to complete a new one
  • Have easy access to London Borough of Croydon

Apply today to arrange a visits of the nursery and arrange an interview asap!

Please send your CV to

When you apply with Career Teachers, you will receive:

  • Excellent rates of pay
  • Professional support from our team of experienced consultants
  • Opportunities to progress your career
  • Ongoing career advice from a dedicated consultant
  • Excellent program of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) courses, completely free of charge

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All quoted rates are inclusive of 12.07% holiday pay.

Important Notice: In order for you to be successful in applying for the above position you should be eligible to work in the UK, or hold a relevant work visa. Safeguarding, quality and integrity are at the heart of what we do. During the application process you are required to:

- Attend an interview in person;

- Give details for us to complete Reference checks;

- Provide an Enhanced DBS disclosure

We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education. We have a policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to reply to individual enquiries. If we have not contacted you within this specified time your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion, we encourage you to please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Thank you. Career Teachers is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its Clients.

Career Teachers
24/07/2021 09:17:36
GBP 18000 25000 year
Contact Consultant:
Teresa Mwangolo

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