nursery assistant in salford

14 January 2019
claire stokes, randstad education
job type
£ 8.41 - £ 8.78 per hour
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salford, north west
sub specialism
Early Years
job type
working hours
£ 8.41 - £ 8.78 per hour
reference number
claire stokes, randstad education
0161 200 1904
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job description

Are you a university student looking to pick up extra hours around your busy schedule?

Do you want to work but can't find a suitable working rota?

We have an excellent opportunity for you to work with us on a flexible working rota that you have created yourself by letting us know your availability. We have as many or as little hours as what you desire. Shift patterns consist of 8:30-5, 10-2 or Mornings or afternoons. Each week you simply have to let us know your availability week by week and we can find you work accordingly.

Benefits of working with an agency:
We can create a completely flexible working rota that suits your other commitments.
You can let us know your availability week by week and we can give you work on the days required. We have work all over the Greater Manchester area. We also get a lot of same day cover work which involves getting a call between 7-8 and then we can get you out to work on the same day.
The chance to broaden your horizons as you will be working in a few different nurseries within your local area meaning this will broaden your experience. Within each nursery you could potentially be working with babies, toddlers or preschool. If you have a preference to this please let us know and we can match you as best we can.

Tasks you will be expected to do whilst working in our nurseries:

* To assist with breakfast and lunch cover.
* To plan activities which are age appropriate.
* To be aware of all risks and safe guarding issues.
* To know who to report to if you see an accident.
* Observation and planning in accordance with the EYFS.
* Providing termly progress reports to parents/ carers.
* Development of trusting relationship with parents /carers to support the developmental needs of 'key children'.
* Safeguarding of children.
* Providing and engaging children in stimulating play activities.
* Assisting with tidying up and setting up rooms for the following day.
* Following health and safety procedures and reporting issues to your line manager.
* Supporting students and apprentices within your team.

What you will need:
You will need at least 6 months proven experience working with children in either a school or nursery that can be validated with an email address. You will also need a DBS or the willingness to conduct a new one.

The process to apply:
To apply for this position in Salford you will need to come in to our office. We're based in Manchester city centre. The interview usually lasts around 30 minutes and you will need to bring your eligibility to work, a proof of address and any relevant certificates.
If you have any other questions about this please call Claire on 01612001904. You can either send your CV to or apply below.


nursery assistant experience


CACHE level 1 or 2

educational requirements

high school