Nursery Practitioner


Our client is a one-of-a-kind, privately owned, family-run children's day nursery and holiday club that first opened its doors in 1995. They are looking for a new qualified and non qualified Nursery Practitioners to join their passionate and professional team.

They are situated on two acres of farmland and provide children with a beautiful natural environment in which to develop and learn throughout their early years. Their goal is to provide high-quality care, as evidenced by their 'Good' rating from Ofsted.

• To adhere to all Company policies and procedures including attendance at meetings, preparation of reports and any other duties as required
• To assist with the care, maintenance and security of all equipment and toys within the nursery
• To attend professional development activities such as training events on a regular basis
• To communicate clearly with parents/carers, encouraging them to participate in their child’s learning and development
• To maintain a high standard for health, safety and cleanliness throughout the nursery at all times
• To observe each child’s progress and report on achievements, looking for progression and continuity
• To supervise children at play (indoor/outdoor), at meal times and during sleep times
• To undertake children’s daily personal care routines

To be able to work flexible hours between the hours of 7.45am and 6pm Monday to Friday.

What you need:
• NVQ Level 3 Child Care, learning & development or equivalent (desirable)
• Previous experience of working within a nursery
• Previous childcare experience with the age range of 3 months to 5 years (desirable)
• Knowledge and understanding of the Children’s Act (desirable)
• Excellent communication skills (oral and written)
• Knowledge and understanding of Equality of Equality and Diversity
• First Aid Certificate


£19,000 - £23,000 per year



Job Type

Full and Part-time


This role is being advertised and recruited by Maxim on behalf of our client. If you have the right skills and experience for this vacancy please click the APPLY button below. All suitable applicants will be spoken to and pre-screened by Maxim before short listed CV’s are submitted directly to the employer. Good luck!