Level 3 Early Years Practitioner

3 days left

Competitive salary depending on experience
17 Oct 2016
31 Oct 2016
Glenn Jones
Contract Type
Full Time

LOCATION: Luton, Bedfordshire

JOB TITLE: Level 3 Early Years Practitioner

SALARY & BENEFITS: Competitive salary depending on experience

WORKING HOURS: Monday to Friday 37.5 hours per week 

THE COMPANY: Our client based in Luton, Bedfordshire was established 7 years ago and has continued to go from strength to strength. Located right next to the University and located within the UK Centre for Carnival Arts. This nursery is ideal for any applicant looking to develop and start a long satisfying career.

THE ROLE: Your role as a Level 3 Early Years Practitioner will be a very busy but rewarding role for the right candidate. If successful you will support the children in a safe environment, plan activities and observe the children's development.

Key Responsibilities for the Level 3 Early Years Practitioner to include:-

• To interact with the children under your care helping them develop whilst in the nursery environment.
• Carry out planning and prioritising of all activities and progress in the room in order to create and develop a stimulating environment.
• Deliver a high level of quality childcare whilst maintaining a professional and positive outcome for both children and staff.
• Reflect upon practice to ensure a continuous high level of quality childcare.
• Liaising with parents should the need arise informing them about the child’s day.
• To ensure that the children's health and safety is paramount.
• To ensure the safeguarding of all children in or around the nursery's premises.
• To help/support with the feeding at snack time/lunch times etc.

THE CANDIDATE: The successful Level 3 Early Years Practitioner will require to have a minimum of a Level 3 NVQ in Childcare or equivalent (NNEB etc). They also must have previous experience in a similar environment whether it be paid employment or on placement. Any First Aid certificate or Safeguarding qualifications are highly desirable.

The employer is looking for someone who will bring their own ideas to the nursery, who can think on their feet, is energetic and enthusiastic to all the children. You will enjoy interacting, playing, modelling and communicating at all times with the children ensuring that they develop and learn whilst at the nursery. If successful the new Level 3 Early Years Practitioner will undergo a robust induction period both internally and externally.

Key experience essential for the role or a Level 3 Early Years Practitioner based in Luton, Bedfordshire:

• Must live within a commutable distance of Luton.
• Will have a Level 3 NVQ qualification in childcare or equivalent (NNEB etc)
• A first aid certificate and safeguarding certificate is desirable although not essential.

Does this sound like you? If yes then please hit the apply now button.

You will then be sent to an online questionnaire to support your CV and application, please fill in the details and we will be in touch to advise you of the next steps.