early years educator in salford

09 August 2018
claire stokes, randstad education
job type
£ 8.41 - £ 8.77 per hour
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salford, north west
sub specialism
Early Years
job type
working hours
£ 8.41 - £ 8.77 per hour
reference number
claire stokes, randstad education
0161 200 1904
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job description

Are you level 3 qualified and are looking for a full time role in Salford? Do you have a good knowledge of the EYFS framework and have a strong childcare background? If so we may have the role for you! Our nursery in Salford is looking for a full time early years educator to work between the hours of Monday - Friday and 7am-7pm. You will be expected to plan activities, assist with breakfast and lunch time cover and to also risk asses all rooms before play. Other elements of the role include following health and safety policies and procedures, carrying out observations of children. Writing reports, assisting on trips to places of interest with children and interacting parents and updating them on child's progress.

Main Responsibilities:

* To prepare and carry out children's records and assessments and to formulate and operate the daily/weekly planning of age appropriate activities and experiences.
* To abide by the company's health and safety policy by taking all practical and reasonable steps to ensure the health, safety and welfare of all who use the premises.
* To have a full understanding of all safeguarding policy and procedures.
* To maintain high levels of confidentiality at all times, including company business and any information regarding children or parents.
* Undertake certain domestic duties within nursery i.e. preparation of food, equipment, general cleaning and laundry duties.
* To attend and participate during regular parent's evenings and staff meetings outside normal working hours.
* To undertake additional training as necessary, attend and participate in personal development programmes, supervisions and appraisals.
* Work alongside the management staff team, undertaking reasonable tasks, where necessary for the continuation of high quality care and safety within the nursery.
* To lead by example and act as a role model to nursery assistants, students and volunteers and support their individual training requirements.
* At all times abide by the welfare requirements and Early Years Foundation as laid down by OFSTED.

What you will need for the role…
- You will need to be level 3 qualified in early years.
- You will need to have at least 2 years experience within the field.
- Have a strong knowledge of the EYFS framework.
- Awareness of health and safety and practical hygiene issues.
- Ability to be a good role model to colleagues, motivate them and work with them.
- Ability to use initiative.
- Willing to learn new skills and undertake continuous professional development.

- Employee recognition and progression with the company.
This is an excellent opportunity for anyone who wants to progress within the early years sector as the nursery feel passionate about internal growth so this role is ideal for anyone wanting to begin their career.
- Flexible working hours.
- The nurseries are willing to shape your rota to work around you and your other commitments. Making that work life balance easier.
Competitive salary & excellent holiday package.

If you think this is the perfect role for you please either send your CV to Claire.stokes@randstadeducation.co.uk or apply below!


nursery assistant experience


NVQ level 3

educational requirements