Nursery Practitioner (Level 2/3)

Yorkshire and Humber/ contract / £12.83 - 14.00 per hour dependent on qualifications and experience

Job Title: Nursery Practitioner (Level 2/3)

Location: Sheffield

Job Type: Full-Time/Part-Time

Salary: £12.83 - £14 per hour, based on experience and qualifications

About Us: TeacherActive is recruiting on behalf of several esteemed nurseries in Sheffield, known for their commitment to providing a nurturing and stimulating environment for young children. Our nurseries focus on fostering the development and well-being of each child through engaging and educational activities.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plan and supervise educational and recreational activities that support children’s development.
  • Ensure the safety and well-being of all children in your care.
  • Maintain accurate records of children’s progress and development.
  • Foster effective communication with parents, providing regular updates on their child's progress.
  • Work collaboratively with colleagues to create a positive and supportive team environment.


  • A Level 2 or Level 3 qualification in Childcare (or equivalent).
  • Previous experience in a nursery or early years setting is preferred.
  • Strong understanding of child development and early years curriculum.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • A genuine passion for working with young children and supporting their development.


  • Competitive salary, commensurate with experience and qualifications.
  • Weekly pay
  • Ongoing career and personal support from TeacherActive
  • Flexible working; pick and choose your shifts weekly
  • Opportunities for ongoing professional development and training, (through MyProgression)
  • Opportunities for career progression within the nurseries.

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.