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Nursery Nurse - Stony Stratford

Job Description

We are recruiting a Level 3 Nursery Nurse to work in an independent setting in Stony Stratford.

 

Hours: Full Time 40- 45 hours per week

Monday - Friday

 

Skills/Qualifications:

  • Must hold a childcare qualification at level 3 or above

  • Must have experience of working in an early years setting

  • Must possess strong teamwork skills

 

Duties will include:

 

  • Safeguarding children and ensuring that their welfare is promoted at all times.

  • Adhering to the Policies and Procedures of the nursery and compliance with the Early Years Foundation Stage (2014), Health and Safety legislation and within the guidelines of Ofsted.

  • Ensuring confidentiality is maintained in the nursery.

  • Working as part of a team.

  • The care and supervision of the children with regard to their physical, emotional and intellectual needs.

  • Working with the Room Leader on planning of activities appropriate for the children in line with the Early Years Foundation Stage

  • Offering all children equal opportunities with regard to their religious persuasion, racial origins, gender, disabilities, cultural or linguistic background.

  • Keeping of development records and observations.

  • Keeping up to date with best practice within early years and ensuring that this is evident through high standards of education and care.

  • Forming and maintaining strong partnerships with parents and ensuring that regular feedback regarding children’s learning and development is shared.

  • Positive management of children’s behaviour.

  • Preparation, care, cleanliness and maintenance of the playrooms and equipment.

  • Providing a good role model for students and Nursery Assistants and help new staff to fit into the nursery.

  • Keeping accident, incident and risk assessment records.

  • Supervision of meals and mealtimes and, where appropriate, preparation of babies’ bottles.

  • Laundry duties.

  • Attendance of staff meetings as arranged by the Nursery Manager

  • Participating in regular parents’ evenings, publicity, open weekends and children’s outings.

  • Any other duties appropriate to the post as directed by the Nursery Manager, Area Manager and Directors

 

Salary £17,500 per annum

 

This application is handled at our Milton Keynes branch by Jodie Williams