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Nursery Nurse

Dartford, Kent
£19,020 to £26,000
Job Type
1 Jul 2021
Position: Nursery Nurse

Salary Banding: £19,020 - £26,000 per annum (dependent on qualification/s and experience)

Hours: Full time / Permanent / Mon-Fri / 40 hours

Location: Dartford, Kent

We are currently recruiting for a passionate Nursery Nurse to join our wonderful Bright Horizons Springfield Lodge Dartford Day Nursery and Preschool. Our nursery is situated in Dartford, Kent.

Our 175-place nursery is proudly Ofsted rated 'Good' and is set within a purpose-built facility, boasting a large outdoor area with dedicated art and sensory areas. The nursery consists of several bright and spacious rooms that are well resourced with age appropriate equipment and resources.

As a Nursery Nurse working with us, you can expect a competitive salary, excellent training and development as well as a caring and passionate place to work.

* Consistently deliver and plan rich learning opportunities and exceptional care that helps all children to develop and meets their individual needs.

* Make accurate and effective assessments, which reflect the needs, interests and stages of development of the child by supporting the delivery of the key person approach.

* Ensuring an enabling environment is providing consistent stimulating and inspiring activities for the children in both the indoor and outdoor area as a continuous provision.

* Ensure that British Values are incorporated and demonstrated through Early Years Foundation Stage learning and play.

* Safeguard and promote the health, safety and welfare of children in line with our child protection and keeping everyone safe policies and procedures.

* Ensure internal policies and procedures are adhered whilst also meeting the external legislation and guidelines from our governing bodies.

* Promote and follow guidelines implemented for managing behaviour including supporting children to manage their own feelings and behaviours.

* Continually work in partnership with colleagues, parents and/or carers or other professionals to meet the individual needs of the children ensuring a diverse and inclusive approach is maintained at all times.

Essential Experience:

* Work experience within the Early Years sector.

Knowledge Essential:

* Sound understanding of the Early Years Foundation Stage.

Qualifications Essential:

* Full and relevant Level 2/3 Childcare qualification

* Current Paediatric First Aid if qualified after 30/06/2016
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  • Job Reference: 318658834-2
  • Date Posted: 1 July 2021
  • Recruiter: Bright Horizons
    Bright Horizons
  • Location: Dartford, Kent
  • Salary: £19,020 to £26,000
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Permanent