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Nursery Assistant Reading
Capita Education Resourcing is working with a small family run nursery located in reading to recruit a Level 3 Nursery Assistant to work with the full age range of children aged 9 months to 5 years. This nursery provides a warm and welcoming environment in which children are nurtured, motivated and eager to learn. The values of this nursery are based on strong caring, respectful, honest and fair principles where each child is given an equal opportunity to thrive, shine, develop, contribute, grow and feel loved and special.
This is a permanent role starting immediately. You will be joining a very friendly and enthusiastic team who are have thrived under the excellent support they receive from management.
Requirements for Senior Nursery assistant:
- Excellent knowledge of child development
- Must be committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children
- Responsibility of key children, being a key carer and all that these duties involve
- NVQ in Childcare Level 3 and relevant experience
- Experience of working with the EYFS curriculum
- Friendly & flexible team player
Key duties of Senior Nursery Assistant:
- Ensuring complete health and safety of all children
- Plan, set up, organise and fully manage daily nursery activities, including meals and snacks, sleeps and rest, structured and free indoor and outside play
- Able to effectively and quickly prioritise the needs of the children within your room at any time
- Demonstrate and strive for ongoing continuous improvements in all procedures and practices
- Have an excellent telephone manner, enabling you to deal with telephone calls and enquiries confidently and professionally
The nursery is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of young people. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced criminal records check (DBS).
For more information please contact James Fazzani on 020 7202 0031 or email your CV