We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic, passionate and committed Early Years Nursery Practitioner / Assistant to join our team. This is a permanent position, working 40 hrs a week over 5 days.
Successful applicants will need to hold a full and relevant Early Years and Childcare qualification at a minimum Level 3 and will need to be adaptable and flexible due to the nature of the business.
Forest school experience would be welcome (though not essential) to support the coordination and development of the outdoor activities.
You must be hardworking, motivated, love the outdoors and passionate about working within an early years environment. You will be working as part of a team so it is essential that you have good communication skills.
You will be expected to plan and deliver high quality play and learning opportunities through a wide range of activities. You will carry out key person responsibilities and communicate effectively with parents through daily and written feedback and have sound working knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage Framework with a desire to support and promote individual children, enabling them to achieve their full potential.
A DBS disclosure is required for this post.
How to apply
Our vacancies are an exciting opportunity to join a friendly team in a well-established setting and to apply please send a covering letter along with a completed application form by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or alternatively to Springfield Farm, Marwood, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 4DU.
Successful applicants will be subject to a DBS and be asked for references. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
If you require any further information please don’t hesitate to contact us.