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Nursery Assistant

  • Location: Cambridge
  • Start date: 11 Jul 2018
  • Category: Early Years
  • Job reference: PE11043853
  • Branch: Cambridge
  • Consultant: Amy Dodson
  • Call: 01223 463 140
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Job description
Are you looking for a fresh start and flexible work? Are you enthusiastic about working with children? If so we are looking for you!

We are currently recruiting for fun and friendly candidates for some of our fantastic local nurseries in Cambridge. You will be taking care of, play with or teach children while they are at the Nursery in the day time. The ideal candidates should be highly trustworthy and attentive to children's needs. Talking to and interacting with the children, keeping a watchful eye on the children's behaviour, encouraging shy children to participate and maintaining discipline. You do not need formal qualifications to start but you must have previous experience working children. A good standard of general education, such as GCSEs, including English and maths, would be helpful.

The role:
Ø Friendly and enthusiastic personality
Ø Previous child care experience preferred
Ø Providing a safe and secure environment for all children
Ø Ensuring all the children reach their individual developmental stages
Ø Building and maintaining strong relationships with children, parents and carers
Ø Contributing to planned programmes of activities for suitable to the age ranges
Ø Keeping records of achievements on file of the children, for parents/carers
Ø NVQ 2 qualified (not essential)
Ø First Aid qualified (not essential)

Please note: We undertake safeguarding checks on all our workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance 'Keeping Children Safe in Education'. As part of these checks, we require a current Enhanced DBS Disclosure for everyone working in schools. If you do not have a valid subscription to the DBS Update Service, we will require you to complete a new DBS application as part of the registration process, at a cost of £44.00.

If you are interested in registering for work in the area or would like additional information, please forward your CV or call Amy on 01223 463 140.
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