nursery assistant in oldham

08 November 2018
alice parsons, randstad education
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oldham, north west
sub specialism
Early Years
job type
working hours
Non Teaching
reference number
alice parsons, randstad education
0161 200 1904
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job description

Are you a nursery assistant looking for more flexible working hours?

Do you live in Oldham or have access to transport?

Then we have the perfect early year's role for you! Working with some great nurseries in the Oldham region they are looking to take on some great new members of staff to join their bubbly team.

Why would this role benefit you? The nursery it a well equipped to help child develop positively in their early life and enjoy creating a safe and friendly environment for all their children. Some more benefits of the role include:
* A competitive salary
* Joining a friendly and proactive team that will help you grow professionally a support you in your needs during your time
* Easy access to the nursery through local transport links
* Onsite parking for those who have access to a car
* The opportunity to gain and extra £300 TAX FREE through our great referral scheme
* The opportunity for flexible working hours for those who have other responsibilities such as childcare or educational needs

If this sounds like the kind of work you've been waiting for, please apply below or continue reading to establish the different responsibilities of the role. Within this role, you will be expected on a day to day basis to fulfil:
* Basic potty/toilet training and changing nappies of the younger children
* Working with a variety of different age groups and applying the different developmental stages of the EYFS Framework to establish the development of the children
* Following basic nursery policies and safeguarding children on a daily basis
* Assisting other members of staff with the different activities of the day including meal times and the diverse activities that are set up for the children
* Helping to maintain positive relationships with the parents and careers of the children
* Effective record keeping for the activities and milestones achieved throughout the day

If you would feel comfortable carrying out these activities within the role then please read below to find out what our ideal candidate would have to be successful in this position:
* Can work flexible working hours or have the availability that works around your own responsibilities
* Must have experience working in a child care environment professionally within the last 3 years and can provide a positive reference
* Have knowledge of the EYFS Framework and preferably have experience working with Ofsted or would be comfortable during an inspection
* Must have excellent knowledge of safeguarding with children and would feel confident dealing with a variety of situations involving any issues
* Be a good communicator with a number of different people and different ages
* Have experience working with children aged 0-5 years old or would feel comfortable working within this age group.
* Have an up to date, clean DBS on the Update Service or the willingness to complete a new one with us

If this role sounds like the one you've been waiting for then please apply for this position below or submit your CV to
Alternatively you can call 0161 200 1904 and ask for Alice for more information on any role and for further information how the recruitment process would unfold. Once you have applied, a successful candidate will receive a telephone call from myself followed by a face to face interview. I look forward to hearing from you!


nursery assistant experience


CACHE level 2 or 3

educational requirements