Senior Nursery Practitioner

Senior Nursery Practitioner -001-11-30T00:00:00+00:00

Manchester Airport, Greater Manchester
Salary: £8.00 to £9.50 /day

This fabulous ‘Outstanding’ Nursery ideally located close to Manchester Airport requires a Senior Nursery Nurse/Practitioner to join their fun and friendly team.

The Senior Nursery Nurse/Practitioner will provide a high quality of care for children aged between 6 weeks -5yrs ensuring that their early learning and development will enhance and promote the child’s progress.

Do you have a robust knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage Curriculum, Safeguarding/ Child Protection? We are looking for an individual who can work effectively within a team and has a good understanding of how children learn and develop?

To plan and prepare a varied programme of activities to support and stimulate children’s holistic development. To plan, prepare and provide a range of appropriate equipment for each session and ensuring that it is cleared away and safely stored afterwards.

This fabulous role offers the opportunity to progress within a well established growing Nursery group.

Can you:

  • Mentor other members of staff
  • Engage well with team members
  • Develop and maintain a safe but challenging learning environment for 0 -5-year-olds
  • Recognise current and next steps in learning and make these visible in records, displays and journals.
  • Liaise effectively with parents and family members to promote the development of the child.
  • Provide the highest possible standard of care and stimulation
  • Work with children to develop their skills in all areas of learning from the EYFS
  • Liaise with other services for the benefit of the child
  • Liaise with families to promote the development of each and every child
  • Respect the confidentiality of information received
  • Support all junior/apprenticeship members and engage in a good team spirit
  • To be involved in, out of working hours activities eg: training, monthly staff meetings, fundraising events
  • Look upon the setting as a “whole” where can your help be most utilised, be constantly aware of the needs of children and other team members.
  • To be flexible within working practices of the setting. be prepared to help where needed.

We would like to speak with all Candidate possessing all or one of the below:

  • Previous Nursery Nurse experience
  • Nursery understanding
  • A proven track record
  • Previous childcare experience
  • Ability to work within a team
  • Has completed either, CACH, EYFS, NVQ, BTEC, NNEB, childcare qualification

Key areas for the Nursery Nurse:

  • to energise and enthuse children
  • Maintain a clean and tidy child-friendly environment
  • Teaching general life skills
  • Work with health and social care professionals
  • Liaise with parents/carers

Staff Benefits:

  • Pension Scheme (auto enrol if eligible)
  • Holiday Entitlement – 21 days plus Bank Holidays
  • Further Training Offered
  • Brilliant staff-child discounts
  • Bonus Structure
  • Free Uniform and Lunches

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