Kingfishers Day Nursery

Job Posted: 171 days ago

Available until: 15th Nov 2018

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Kingfishers Day Nursery is an established Nursery chain with 4 branches in the Croydon area who are recruiting amazing and passionate Level 2 and 3 Nursery Practitioners.

This nursery nurse role is perfect for someone who is caring, happy, is driven to developing children and has experience with all age groups.

As a level 3 Nursery Practitioner, your will be based in a room ensuring ratio requirements are met daily, with  key children whom you would be responsible for in  ensuring activities are challenging,  fun with a learning aim for each individual child. As part of your role you will be keeping a safe, fun and happy environment.

As well as e learning and council run courses Kingfishers offers you access to a large pool of resources, great in-house training to support your ongoing professional development, there is also the opportunity for promotion within the company at one of four branches. Regular reviews and supervisions are held termly with an open-door policy for all your queries.

Your day-to-day tasks as a Nursery Practitioner will include:

  • Taking care of key children.
  • Setting up, planning and performing activities.
  • Performing observations on key children and extending their development.
  • Liaising with room leaders and senior members of staff.
  • Having to perform risk assessments on equipment and the areas within the nursery to ensure maximum safety.
  • To achieve and maintain high standards of care and education.
  • To ensure the children are cared for in a happy, safe and challenging environment.
  • To plan, prepare and review the curriculum with your team in line with the EYFS.
  • To work in partnership with the parents making sure the lines of communication are always open.
  •  Ensure confidentiality is paramount and on a need to know basis
  • Have lots of fun!

As a Nursery Practitioner you will be working full time, 40 hours a week over 5 days on shift pattern ranging from 7:30am to 6:30pm. 

Qualifications, training, and experience to work as a Nursery Practitioner / Nursery assistant are: 

  • NVQ Level 2 or 3 Childcare qualification or equivalent
  • Have experience working with children in a childcare setting
  • Experience as a key worker.

Kingfishers Day Nursery is offering immediate interviews so please confirm the dates you are available.

If you would like to work as part of an amazing, passionate childcare team then apply, please call us on 0208 405 9055 or 0800 160 1699.

All Applicants will be required to an enhanced DBS.

Please send your most up to date CV to: as soon as possible with your child care certificate and right to work in the UK.

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