Early Years Practitioner

East Midlands/ contract / £11.68 - 13.43 per hour

TeacherActive are seeking to appoint an Early Years Practitioner/ EYP to work within a day Nursery based within Nottinghamshire (NG21). The Nursery is committed to providing high-quality education and nurturing environments for all its students. With a strong emphasis on creativity, inclusivity, and holistic development, the school aims to inspire and empower young learners on their educational journey.

You must be at least level 2 qualified, have a valid UK driving license and be able to work using your own initiative. You must have a sound knowledge of the EYFS and Child Protection/Safeguarding procedure and enjoy working with children. This department caters to the educational needs of young learners, providing a foundation for their academic journey. The school places great emphasis on staff training in the EYFS/ Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum and safeguarding to ensure optimal support for the children in their care.

If you are a passionate Early Years Practitioner/ EYP looking for an opportunity to work in a variety of different nurseries, then TeacherActive would be delighted to hear from you!

The ideal Early Years Practitioner/ EYP should have the following:

  • Level 3 Childcare (preferred not essential)
  • A calm, patient and caring personality
  • Valid UK driving license
  • Good communication skills
  • A good understanding of child protection and safeguarding guidelines
  • Experience in a nursery in the UK

As an Early Years Practitioner, you will:

  • Demonstrate eagerness to acquire new skills and expand knowledge in the Early Years sector
  • Display enthusiasm for undergoing diverse training in areas such as Safeguarding and the EYFS curriculum
  • Possess a caring and positive approach to working with young children

In return for the above you can expect to receive:

  • A dedicated team of consultants available 24/7 to help you with the easy onboarding process
  • Guaranteed Payment Scheme *Terms and Conditions apply*
  • CPD Courses and certificates as part of the My-Progression channel
  • Market leading rates of pay
  • TeacherActive Referral Scheme – Receive up to £200 when you refer a friend *Terms and Conditions apply*

Our staff are paid on a PAYE basis, so you can rest assured that you’re paying the right level of TAX and National Insurance and there’s no messing around with admin charges coming out of your hard earned cash.

If you are interested in this position, then click ‘APPLY NOW’ and I will be in touch regarding this fantastic opportunity.

EMAIL : [email protected]

CONTACT NUMBER : 0115 824 1888

All applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with TeacherActive. Registration involves an enhanced DBS check, ID checks and will require you to supply good professional references. We pride ourselves on excellent service. We can provide a wide range of opportunities in schools and other educational institutions, with good rates of pay, at times to suit your needs. Regular external audits have shown repeatedly that our standards are exceptional. We are passionate about finding the right staff for each environment. TeacherActive is an equal opportunities employer, and operates as an Employment Business in providing temporary or contract job-seeking services.

All applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with TeacherActive.



Registration involves an enhanced DBS check, ID checks and will require you to supply good professional references. We pride ourselves on excellent service. We can provide a wide range of opportunities in schools and other educational institutions, with good rates of pay, at times to suit your needs.



Regular external audits have shown repeatedly that our standards are exceptional. We are passionate about finding the right staff for each environment.

TeacherActive is an equal opportunities employer, and operates as an Employment Business in providing temporary or contract job-seeking services.