Nursery Nurse

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Nursery Nurse

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EYFS, Primary

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Reference:         PC/011

Location:            Sydenham 

Sector:                Education

Salary:                 £19,000



First Class Education are looking to recruit a Nursery nurse.  


The nursery in there last Ofsted report was rated ‘Outstanding’.


The nurseries environment focuses on encouraging children’s growing independence and making their own choices, to support their learning. One of their main principles at Little Cherubs is that ‘Active Learning’ and ‘Learning through Play’ is vital to the development of children’s potential.


The nursery is committed to finding the best possible staff to provide parents ‘peace of mind’, knowing that their child is being continually cared for in a safe, healthy and loving environment.


The main responsibilities and duties of the successful Nursery nurse position will be:


  • Being responsible for safeguarding all children to ensure their group and individual needs are met.

  • Responsible for the preparation and planning of activities to meet the children’s needs in line with the relevant curriculum documents.

  • Develop and maintain positive relationships strong with parents, colleagues and other professionals.

  • Spending time reading to children, telling stories or listening to them.

  • Helping with cooking, preparing and feeding meals and snacks.

  • Providing comfort and reassurance if children are ill or upset.



To be a successful candidate for the Nursery nurse position:

  • Hold a NVQ level 3

  • Excellent communication skills, particularly recognising the importance of listening

  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team or on own initiative and ‘think for yourself’

  • Fluent spoken and written English

  • Have a Child Workforce Enhanced DBS – or be willing to pay for one


The successful employee of First Class Education you will benefit from:

  • Recommend a friend scheme

  • We are proud to be a Living Wage Employer

  • Fast, award winning vetting process

  • Many of our consultants are former teachers, so will be able to provide an excellent, informative and honest service


If you are interested in this position, please send an up to date CV now.