Are you passionate about working with young children and ensuring they are cared for in a happy, safe and stimulating environment. Do you have a NVQ level 2 or 3 child care qualification or have experience working with children? If you do, it would be great to hear from you.We are looking to recruit nursery supply staff in Merthyr Tydfil to cover various nurseries that we work with. We work with many types of settings, including crèches, nurseries, preschools, reception classes and home based childcare, covering sickness and vacancies on both a short term and long-term basis. We offer flexible work BUT due to building up a good reputation we are really busy, which means that you can pick and choose the amount of work that you accept from us. We would be happy to hear from you.The work of a nursery assistant can vary greatly depending on the age of the children that you will be working with and the individual needs of the children.Responsibilities of the role include:*ensuring the children are cared for in a happy, safe and stimulating environment;*plan and preparing the room;*work in partnership with the parents;*being proactive;*have an understanding of the EYFS curriculum;In return the benefits to you include:* excellent rates of pay with no hidden deductions* dedicated consultant with a 24hr on call facility.* generous refer a friend scheme* periodical pay reviews* access to Randstad Education's Online CPD portfolio.We work in partnership with a number of nursery clusters across the area, meaning that we have a close relationship with a multitude of high standard nurseries. These have exclusively asked us recruit bank staff on their behalfThere are CPD training opportunities, as we are always looking to develop our nursery assistants to motivate them to be the best they can be. This could also present the opportunity to complete additional childcare qualificationsRandstad is committed to the safety and welfare of children, so all posts will be subject to an enhanced DBS check with two appropriate references.