Accessibility Links

Nursery Co-ordinator needed in Cambridge

  • Location: Cambridgeshire County Council
  • Start date: 03 Jan 2017
  • Category: Primary
  • Job reference: PE10844027
  • Branch: Cambridge
  • Consultant: Michael Lumsden
  • Call: 01223 463 140
This vacancy has now expired.
Job description
I am currently recruiting for a Nursery Co-ordinator for a lovely nursery which is situated on the outskirts of Cambridge. The nursery provides a safe, caring and stimulating environment for young children. It aims to meet children’s physical, emotional, social and play needs. Children are respected as individuals and are encouraged to develop skills and knowledge at their own pace. Employees encourage children to explore and discover new experiences and widen their understanding of the world and other people. The job purpose is to take responsibility for the day to day co-ordination of either the older or younger age groups, assisting the Nursery manager in the day to day management of the Nursery, including taking overall responsibility for the Nursery in the absence of the Manager.

Main Duties:

- To be responsible for one group of children, directly supervising and leading the other nursery staff working with this group.

- To supervise the care and safety of children, ensuring that the highest standards apply at all times.

- To provide a stimulating social and educational environment for young children.

- To encourage the children’s social, intellectual and emotional development through the pattern of care as outlined in the EYFS and in the Nursery Operational Policy.

- To plan and record activities on a weekly basis in consultation with the team.

- To keep written records of the development of children in your care and to deal with the administration for the children in your care relating to new admissions, collection of children, medication, accident record

- To liaise on a daily basis with parents/carers of children in your care and with any other relevant professional as needed.

- To bring to the attention of the Nursery Manager any concern relating to the health and safety of any child attending the Nursery and to implement care plans if needed, ensuring all relevant parties are involved

- To administer First Aid if required, and to undertake training as necessary

- To understand and comply with the CHS Safeguarding Policy and the specific procedures in respect of children..

- To co-ordinate planning and the use of resources within the older and younger age groups to ensure the best quality delivery of the EYFS.

The nursery is looking to interview the ideal candidate as soon as possible so if you are interested in this role or require any additional information please do not hesitate to contact Emily on 01223 463140/escott@protcol-education.com.

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.
Similar jobs
  • Early Years Teaching Assistant
  • Category: Primary
  • Location: Camden
  • Early Years Teaching Assistant - January Start We are actively seeking an experienced Early Years Teaching Assistant to start in a primary school located in Hackney in January
  • Nursery Nurse
  • Category: Primary
  • Location: Kingston upon Thames
  • Level 3 - Nursery Assistant/SEN Teaching Assistant - Kingston Job Type: day-to-day/long term You must have at least an NVQ Level 2 or 3 or equivalent in Childcare and a minimum of 1-3 years'
  • Primary Teacher
  • Category: Primary
  • Location: Staffordshire
  • Are you a teacher looking to have more experience with Primary Key Stage 1 and 2 or Early Years? Are you an NQT that is looking to build on your work experience teaching different year groups? Working
  • Nursery Teacher - January Start
  • Category: Primary
  • Location: Hackney
  • Nursery Teacher - January Start Protocol Education are working with a dynamic school in Hackney who require a Nursery Teacher in January to join their energetic and hard working team
  • KS1 Teacher in Haringey
  • Category: Primary
  • Location: Haringey
  • KS1 Teacher in Haringey A 2 form entry Primary School in the London Borough of Haringey is looking for an experienced KS1 teacher to join them as soon as possible until the end of the academic year
Latest news
Anti-bullying Resources and Why We Need Them
Anti-bullying Resources and Why We Need Them
In this blog Maddie offers many valuable resources on what bullying is, how to prevent it and how to treat the involved children.Unfortunately, bul
Read blog
16/11/17
The Many Faces of Bullying
The Many Faces of Bullying
Ray wrote this blog based on his own experience with bullying at schools, where he tries to shine the light on the different forms of bullying.Some
Read blog
14/11/17
Teach Children about Remembrance Day
Teach Children about Remembrance Day
Why do people wear poppies? How to explain to children the facts about Remembrance Day? Read Emma's blog to find the answers.At this time of year,
Read blog
08/11/17
Protocol Testimonial: Jacqueline (Australia)
Protocol Testimonial: Jacqueline (Australia)
Jacqueline moved from Australia to London with her husband to take advantage of the two-year working visa. • What made you decide to teac
Read blog
31/10/17
Supply Teaching in East London
Supply Teaching in East London
London is one of the best cities in the world. I was nervous about starting a new chapter in my life when I came to London but the Protocol staff w
Read blog
26/10/17
View all news
CPD REC Investors in People UKAS