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Early Years Practitioner

  • Employer: Brighton & Hove City Council
  • Reference: orbis/TP/664/24333
  • Published: Wed 08/06/2022, 0:00 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 26/06/2022, 0:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: 30
  • Salary: £19,650 to £20,043
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Roundabout Nursery

Job introduction

We are looking for qualified, enthusiastic Early Years Practitioners to join our well established team at Roundabout Nursery
Interview date: tbc

For an informal discussion, please contact (Deborah Taylor) - Nursery Manager) on 01273 294780

About the role

We are looking for qualified Early Years Practitioners to join our team. Applicants must have experience of working with young children in an early years’ environment; experience of delivering the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS); experience of meeting the individual needs of young children and their families; demonstrate a passion and commitment for providing high quality care and learning opportunities; be qualified to a minimum Level 2 in early years and childcare and have excellent communication skills.

The roles involves being a key person for a group of children; building relationships; being an inspiration to the children; supporting attachment building; ensuring the children feel safe; planning activities; maintaining records; carrying out observations; assessing children and supporting growth and development.

We provide a full induction and training programme and ongoing support in the form of regular supervisions and appraisals.

We are recruiting to this vacancy of 30 hours bu there may be opportunities for further ad-hoc hours if interested. 

About The Nursery:
Roundabout Nursery  is located next door to Roundabout Children’s Centre, which has been purpose built to meet the needs of young children and their families. The nursery is open plan and provides children with lots of space to play and learn. We have large garden spaces where children can tend our chickens, grow vegetables, ride bikes, climb trees and explore nature. We have a play- based approach to learning in a fun, happy and calm atmosphere.

As part of your application, you will need to upload your CV and answers to some shortlisting questions. Your answers to the shortlisting questions are the most important part of your application as they will be used in the shortlisting process to assess whether you meet the essential requirements for the role that are set out in the person specification and to decide whether you should be offered an interview. Before you start your application, please read our guidance here (CV guidance (brighton-hove.gov.uk) and Shortlisting questions guidance (brighton-hove.gov.uk) as this gives important advice which will increase your chance of success in the shortlisting process.

Additional information

Your starting salary will be pro rata if the above position is part-time or term-time only.

Work Permits: This role does not meet the requirement for UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) Points-based Immigration System. Successful candidates will need to evidence that they have the Right to Work in the UK.

Company information

Please note that this post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, and is subject to a Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) Check.

We welcome applications from all sections of the community but particularly encourage applicants from a BME or White Other background as well as those who identify as disabled, LGB, male or trans as these groups are currently under-represented in our Directorate workforce.

As part of Brighton & Hove City Council's ongoing commitment to redeployment, please note that this vacancy may be withdrawn at any stage of the recruitment process, without prior notice if a suitable redeployee (internal employee at risk of redundancy) is identified.

  • Employer: Brighton & Hove City Council
  • Reference: orbis/TP/664/24333
  • Published: Wed 08/06/2022, 0:00 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 26/06/2022, 0:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: 30
  • Salary: £19,650 to £20,043
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Roundabout Nursery

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