Early Years Practitioner

Early Years Practitioner

  • Nursery: Barking Riverside Community Nursery
  • Closes: December 14, 2018
  • Qualification: Level 2/3 childcare qualification
  • Salary: Salary - £16,162.44 - £19,132.68
  • Website London Early Years Foundation

    Do you have what it takes to work in our outstanding nursery setting? Are you committed to encouraging children’s learning in a fun and nurturing environment?
    LEYF Nurseries is the perfect opportunity to take the next step in your career – Find out how you can join the UK’s leading childcare social enterprise below!
    About Us:
    Founded in 1903 the London Early Years Foundation (LEYF) is the UK’s largest childcare social enterprise with38 nurseries across London. We have been educating, caring for children and supporting families across London for over 100 years from giving free places to nearly half of our families. Why? Because we are driven by the social mission to change the world one child at a time!

    About the setting:
    Our brand-new Barking Riverside Community Nursery will open in January 2019. The Nursery is located the new Riverside development within the premises of the Riverside Bridge School.
    The working conditions are amazing! The new facilities have lovely outside space and are equipped with all the pedagogic materials needed to support children’s development in a fun, creative way.

    In order to apply for this role, we require:
    • NVQ Level 3 or 2 qualification in Childcare
    • Can adapt well and work in a fast pace environment
    • Extremely passionate and creative
    • Can use your own initiative
    • Experience working within the toddler room is desirable
    • Able to demonstrate your knowledge of the EYFS

    Benefits:
    LEYF staff are paid some of the highest wages in the sector. Our LEYF team will support you to work per our unique LEYF Pedagogy whilst developing your skills and knowledge throughout your career with us. You will have access to our excellent training and development programme where you will undertake at least four professional development days minimum per year. 23 days’ annual leave plus an additional 3 days over Christmas. 50% discount on childcare costs at one of our 38 London Nurseries. 7% employer contribution pension. 7 training days per year with our award-winning staff and development programme. We also offer additional discounts with GLL gym memberships and EE contracts.

    Do you have what it takes to work within one of LEYF’s Nurseries?

    Click apply NOW!

    To apply for this job email your details to careers@leyf.org.uk

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