Nursery Practitioner - Tonbridge

Ref: 491 Date Posted: Thursday 19 May 2022
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Venrec are pleased to be recruiting on behalf of our client for various roles at their friendly Nursery based near Tonbridge, Kent

Roles available:

  • Nursery Worker with an NVQ Level 3 in Childcare

  • Nursery Worker with an NVQ Level 2 in Childcare

  • Nursery Worker studying for an Apprenticeship in Childcare

The role entails:

  • Providing all aspects of care at the nursery, ensuring that all children receive a high standard of care

  • Ensuring that all learning plans and routines are followed

  • Ensuring that the nursery's standards are maintained and that the environment and resources meet the requirements of the Early Years Foundation Stage 

  • Preparing and supervising activities

  • Making sure that all children are kept safe

  • Completing various domestic tasks when needed including cleaning activity areas, preparing snacks, etc.

  • Developing and maintaining working relationships with colleagues, parents/guardians

  • Ensuring that any concerns relating to safeguarding are communicated to the designated officer promptly

  • Undertaking any necessary training

The successful candidate will have the following skills and experience:

  • Be willing to do a DBS

  • Have an NVQ Level 2 or Level 3 in Childcare or be willing to do an apprenticeship in Childcare

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Good organisational skills

  • A friendly and positive personality

The salary:

  • The salary for this position is dependent on experience but between £17,500 - £22,000 (apprentices will be on apprentice wage)

  • The hours of work are Monday to Friday (40 hours per week) these shifts alternate:

    • 07:30 – 18:30 (4 days per week)

    • 07:30 – 16:30 (5 days per week)

    • 8:00 – 17:00 (5 days per week)

    • 09:30 – 18:30 (5 days per week)

  • Training is provided regularly, and our client has places an emphasis on development and progression. Our client is also happy to fund training for NVQ level 3 in Childcare

  • Free parking is available nearby