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Sawston Day Nursery

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Sawston Day Nursery Cambridgeshire CB22 3UW Tannery Road Tannery Road, Sawston, Cambridgeshire, CB22 3UW, United Kingdom

T. 01223 472018

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Current Vacancies (2)

We are looking to employ (ASAP) a full time, permanent Senior Nursery Practitioner with a Level 3 qualification to work in our well established Nursery.

(This post is throughout the year and not term time only).

Responsibilities include:

  • In the absence of the Room Leader or other nominated leader, to be responsible for the designated room management.
  • Assist in the establishing, maintaining and development of a safe, educational ‘Learning through Play’ environment to enable each child to extend his/her potential, through Early Years Foundation Stage Standards for Care & Education.
  • Assist in the planning and recording of activities/resources offered to each child, ensuring the learning curriculum for the foundation stage is taken into account, maintaining up to date records for designated key worker group.
  • Implement policies and practices concerning childcare, ensuring the individual needs of each child are met.
  • Ensure the safety and well-being of each child at all times, being aware of Health and Safety issues.
  • Liaise and communicate with parents, reporting on each child’s well-being and development, through observation.
  • Be very aware of each child’s needs and requirements within the designated area.
  • Assist with the training of placement students in childcare and education in their area.
  • Willing to attend all staff meetings and accept training opportunities offered.
  • Prepared to take on any relevant duties determined by the employer from time to time.
  • Responsible for the monitoring and delivery of ‘Every Child a Talker’ and ensuring all staff keep records up to date and ready for entry when requested by the Deputy Head.

Essential Skills

  • Must hold a level 3 qualification in childcare and be prepared to take on further training.
  • Paediatric First Aid, Safeguarding and Food Hygiene.
  • Have a sound knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage Curriculum.
  • At least 2 years’ Childcare experience essential.
  • Lead and manage a team effectively.
  • Knowledge of the OFSTED Standards.
  • Have a clear understanding of the statutory welfare requirements.
  • Enthusiasm, self-motivation and commitment combined with a real passion to provide outstanding childcare
  • Excellent communicator and team player
  • Ideally trained in Paediatric First Aid, Food Safety, Safeguarding/Child Protection, although training can be organised for the successful candidate.

Successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced criminal records check (DBS) and full pre-employment checks, together with two references.

For further information please contact Tina on 01223 472018 or email tina.spencer@sawstonnursery.org

We can offer a competitive salary, uniform and the opportunity to develop your skills in a well-established, reputable nursery with a great team of experienced practitioners.

2019-01-15 Cambridgeshire CB22 3UW Tannery Road
Part time or Full time Early Years and Childcare Providers

Nursery Practitioner L3

We are looking for a part time, temporary Lunch Time Assistant to work on a Wednesday and a Friday with immediate start. The hours of work will be11.30 – 2.30 working with our experienced team of Nursery Practitioners. We are a well-established day nursery within the village of Sawston, Cambridge.

You must have experience of childcare, a passion for working with children and be prepared to work in different classrooms around the nursery with children aged between 5 months – 4 years. You will also need to be a good team player and having a good sense of humour is essential for this role.

We can offer a competitive salary, uniform and the opportunity to develop your skills in a well-established, reputable nursery with a great team of experienced practitioners.

Successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced criminal records check (DBS) and full pre-employment checks, together with two references

If you are interested and would like to apply, please call us today on:

01223 472018 and ask for Tina or email tina.spencer@sawstonnursery.org

2019-01-15 Cambridgeshire CB22 3UW Tannery Road
Part Time Early Years and Childcare Providers

Lunchtime Cover Assistant