Apprentice Nursery Assistant

Vacancy description

Purpose of Post:

  • With guidance, adhere to the Policies and procedures of Daintry Hall Day Nursery Ltd and compliance with the Children Act, Health & Safety legislation and within the guidance of OFSTED and the National Standards and the Early Years Foundation Stage
  • To assist in the provision of a high standard of care for children placed in the Nursery in a way that meets their physical, social, emotional, and intellectual and development

Duties & responsibilities:

  • To contribute to the planning and the implementation of age appropriate activity for the children in their care, working together with the Nursery Manager and room leaders and other staff including students
  • To assist in creating an attractive and stimulating range of displays and activities, indoors and out, relevant to the age and developmental needs of the children
  • To assist in the maintaining a high standard of provision, making effective use of equipment and resources to meet individual children’s needs
  • Value and respect all children & families from differing cultures, religious backgrounds, gender, race, disability and stages of development
  • To assist with the implementation of the daily routine in the base room
  • To share in the responsibility  for safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children in the nursery
  • To begin to build positive relationships with parents and careers, encouraging their involvement in their child’s experience at Daintry Hall
  • To assist in the daily domestic maintenance of the nursery, including ensuring the nursery is kept safe, secure and clean at all times.
  • To assist in the preparations of mealtimes, laundry and cleaning of equipment
  • To have full understanding of the nurseries confidentiality policy and the systems for record keeping
  • To assist the team in observing children’s development, supporting the key worker system
  • To be prepared  to attend staff meetings and any training events required
  • Any other duties appropriate to the post as directed by senior members of staff of the owners of Daintry Hall Day Nursery Ltd
  • Employer: Daintry Hall Day Nursery
  • Location: Congleton
  • Hours: Monday – Friday Shifts are ranged between 7.30am to 5.30pm or 8am to 6pm
  • Salary: Competitive salary
  • Closing date: 09/04/2019
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