nursery nurse in braintree

06 August 2018
jess newbery, randstad education
job type
£ 15,000 - £ 17,000 per year
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braintree, east of england
sub specialism
Early Years
job type
working hours
£ 15,000 - £ 17,000 per year
Non Teaching
reference number
jess newbery, randstad education
01245 260100
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job description

Nursery Nurse

£15,000 - 17,000

NVQ 3 required.

Are you a passionate and dedicated nursery nurse who thrives seeing young people learn and grow in an education setting?

Do you love working with children?

Are you passionate about supporting young children to learn through play?

Perhaps you have previously worked in an education setting, changed career and now want to go back to working in education?

Do you have experience of supporting children? Whether that be in mainstream or in an SEND environment?

Do you want to work in a job where no two days are ever the same?

NVQ 3 qualified?

Do you want to work for a company that will wholeheartedly support you, value you and give you the tools to flourish in your early years career?

So if you want a role that is fun, exciting, team orientated, enhances your skills and gives you excellent career opportunities then this is the role for you!

I am thrilled to be working with a dedicated, positive and nurturing nursery team in Braintree looking to add a like-minded nursery nurse to join their nursery family.

This nursery provides OUTSTANDING childcare, as reported by Ofsted in September 2014. The nursery is a purpose built, two storey nursery ideally located to the A120 and A12 for access all across Essex and boasts well equipped sensory rooms and excellent facilities.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an NVQ 3 Nursery Nurse to learn new skills or hone existing ones with a team who will support you but also allow you to flourish within your own right, within a company that will enable you to take your career to new heights and truly develop within Early years.


* Fully equipped sensory room.
* Links with our local schools to prepare all children for transition to their next stage after nursery. This can be a daunting experience for both parents and children so we fully appreciate the need to understand the services schools have on offer.
* Outstanding Ofsted.
* Family business.
* Up to 80% discount on childcare Outstanding training & development opportunities - e.g. fully subsidised Early Years & Management Level 5 qualification.
* Employee Assistance Programme - providing expert information, guidance and support on a wide range of issues
* Retail discount scheme e.g. Sainsbury's, Marks & Spencer, Odeon, LF Fitness.


* NVQ 3 or equivalent Early years qualification
* At least 6 months experience in a Nursery setting.
* Strong knowledge of the EYFS curriculum and assessment criteria.
* To maintain a positive attitude and be warm and approachable at all times.
* To not mind getting messy.
* Be inspirational.
* Excellent safeguarding knowledge and skills.
* The ability to have fun with the children, engage and make activities exciting and stimulating.
* Excellent team skills and communication skills.


* Individually nurture each child to make sure they are the best they can possibly be.
* Keeping the children safe whist in your care. Providing activities that will enable them to learn and progress, whilst having fun.
* Follow the EYFS framework consistently and thoroughly.
* Having a positive attitude and a willingness to learn from your team and leadership team.
* Strong team work skills.

Interested? Roles like these will not be around for long, so don't delay any longer. Contact the office to speak to Jess on 01245 260100 or email me on to discuss your requirements.

I am looking forward to hearing from you.


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


CACHE level 1 or 2,CACHE level 2 or 3,health and social care qualifications (NVQ),NVQ level 2,NVQ level 3

educational requirements