Early years Practitioner
We have a lovely School Nursery looking for a full time Early Years Practiotner/Room Leader within the Wokingham area.
To give every child the best start in life
The top 5 Reasons to join us!
Childcare provision with substantial childcare discounts
Excellent in-house training, opportunity to gain further qualifications, Virtual learning and career progression opportunities
Exclusive access to UP
Retail Discounts Scheme via an online benefits portal
Global exchange programme (short term secondment to another country)
As a Senior staff member you will be the 3rd in charge of the setting, hold keys and step up in the absence of the Assistant Manager. You will also manage a team of individuals and will guide and support them by role modelling your knowledge and best practice.
Here is a snapshot of what your role will include:
Care: We take care very seriously
As a manager of a team you have overall responsibility for your room and staff within it, ensuring they are performing to the highest standards.
As a keyworker, you will ensure every individual child’s needs are met.
Speak Up against practices that don’t support safeguarding or our Core Values.
Service: We are an integral part of a parent’s support network
Get to know the families at the setting to create a trusting rapport with parents and be able to manage parental complaints/concerns in an efficient timely manner.
Support parents with any SEN/ASL needs their child has or that are identified with respect, care and professionalism.
Quality: We set and maintain the highest standards it’s what children and parents deserve
Embrace and promote our Standards of Excellence in every part of your role.
Take pride in your teams planning observation and assessment procedure.
Train your team and organise training/meetings to keep them up to date on business changes and best practice.
Challenge any behaviours or practices that go against Busy Bees expectations.
Be a key player to ensure the nursery receives excellent outcomes in internal audits and those of external authorities such as Ofsted, CI, CIW.
Value: We ensure that we provide outstanding value for money
Create a setting that is clean and welcoming, with well-kept educational resources.
Ensure that children’s observations are detailed, reflective and provide developmentally challenging next steps.
Ensure we encourage and praise children’s development and achievements.
Your Qualifications and Experience:
NNEB or BTEC Nat Dip or CACHE Dip in Childcare or NVQ level 3 or SVQ
At least 2 years previous experience working and caring for children under 5, ideally within a nursery environment
Passion to deliver high quality childcare and exciting learning opportunities
If you are interested in this role please conatct Holly at Simply Education, Berkshire today for more details.
01753 373 067 or click apply NOW!