Nursery Nurse

South West/ temporary / £12.83 - 13.25 per hour

Job Title: Nursery Practitioner

Location: Paignton

Start Date: Immediate Start

Salary: £12.83 - £13.25 per hour

Do you have a working knowledge of the EYFS?

Can you help to promote a safe and nurturing learning environment?

Do you enjoy planning activities that meet the developmental needs of each child?

TeacherActive is proud to be working with a Nursery based in Paignton with their search for a Nursery Practitioner. This is an exciting opportunity to work with a welcoming and nurturing Nursery, with like-minded practitioners to provide the best possible early start for young children. They focus on a child centred approach to learning and prioritise the children’s individual needs. It’s a busy and thriving environment with lots of opportunities to plan stimulating activities and to create a fun and supportive atmosphere.

The nursery is looking to employ a qualified Nursery Practitioner, on a long-term basis with the opportunity to be offered a permanent position. You will report directly to the Nursery Manager and could be required to work across different ages groups within the nursery. In a time of growth for this Nursery, career progression opportunities are also available for the right person. An excellent level of communication is required along with an in depth and up-to-date knowledge of Safeguarding, Prevent and the Early Years Foundation Stage.

If you enjoy making play dough, finger painting and dressing up with the children and you’re able to be fun whilst creating an engaging and exciting environment, then you could be the perfect person for the role.

The successful Nursery Practitioner will have:

· Level 2 NVQ or equivalent (Required) Level 3 NVQ or equivalent (Desirable)

· Experience with the Early Years Foundation Studies (EYFS) curriculum

· ‘Can-do’ approach with the willingness to get stuck in

· Reliability and a compassionate nature

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 £100 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: 01392 693 313

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