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Nursery Assistant

  • Location:

    Kingston upon Thames

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  • Salary:

    £20000 - £23000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Sarah Varley

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  • Published:

    16 days ago

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Nursery Assistant
Monday - Friday

An established Nursery based in Kingston are looking for you to join their team as a Nursery Assistant! The candidate must have a basic understanding of safeguarding and be able to learn new skills fast.

This person will be put on to their level 2 within 4 weeks of being with us and must be willing to do this. This will be followed by their level 3.

Nursery Assistant duties:

  • Maintain systems to monitor evaluate and improve the quality of childcare practice and provision.
  • Build positive relationships with staff and the parents and carers of the children
  • Ensure that each child is cared for and treated as an individual so that their development needs are met.
  • Contribute to the smooth running of the Nursery, ensuring high standards are met.
  • Update parents and carers about their child's progress and behaviour by observing and keeping daily records.
  • Help maintain and organise a clean, tidy, child-friendly environment.
  • Teaching general life skills, such as basic hygiene and manners.

Nursery Assistant specification:

  • Must have experience working with children
  • Any nursery qualifications would be beneficial as well.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Strong organisational skills.
  • Be passionate with a great work ethic.
  • Be a motivated individual.
  • Able to successfully work in a team.

Company Benefits:

  • Gym membership.
  • Career growth opportunities.
  • Annual salary review.
  • Refer a friend bonus.
  • Discount on childcare.
  • Discounted hair & beauty treatments.
  • Free parking and a bicycle station.

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