nursery assistant in leeds

08 February 2019
heather kellie, randstad education
job type
£ 7.90 - £ 8.78 per hour, Dependant on experience and qualifications
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leeds, yorkshire and the humber
sub specialism
Early Years
job type
working hours
£ 7.90 - £ 8.78 per hour, Dependant on experience and qualifications
Non Teaching
reference number
heather kellie, randstad education
0113 246 2500
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job description

Are you a passionate childcare worker looking for nursery work? Do you have experience working with children from 0 to 5 years old? Fantastic! We need you to join us and help this brilliant chain of nurseries to continue building their team of first class practitioners.

The staff within this company share a professional yet vibrant ethos and pride themselves on their quality facilities and fantastic outdoor areas, as well as the progress of the children in their care. The nurseries are both in the Leeds and Harrogate area and are easy to access by public transport or car, with free parking available.

Benefits include:

Opportunities for career progression (if taken on a permanent contract)
Discounted childcare
A company pension
Staff uniform provided

Requirements for this exciting role are:

NVQ level 3/ CACHE Level 3 or above/ BTEC National in Childcare or equivalent (Desired but not essential)
A warm, positive approach and lots of creative ideas
Experience of working with children from 0-5 years
Excellent communication skills and a record of building strong partnerships with current and prospective parents
Outstanding timekeeping and attendance records

Your main responsibilities would be:

Observing children and using the EYFS to monitor and record their development
Creating and monitoring activities with the children
Liaising with parents and taking on key worker responsibilities
Working both independently and in a team
Providing personal care for the children when required

If you feel you have the experience and the passion to make a real difference to the children at this nursery, don't hesitate to apply for this role! We will be in touch once you have submitted your application. If you would like to discuss the role further before applying then please call Heather on our office number.

All applicants will be subject to relevant safeguarding and DBS checks.

If this job is not for you but you know someone who may be interested, we offer a 'Refer-a-friend' scheme that rewards entrants with £300 worth of Love to shop vouchers.


able to build relationships,baby room experience,be a role model,behaviour management skills,communication,empathy,engaging,motivated,nursery nurse experience


CACHE level 1 or 2,CACHE level 2 or 3,early childhood studies degree,NVQ level 3