Apprentice Nursery Nurse

Vacancy description

Job Description:

The successful candidate will be assisting their mentor to contribute a high standard of physical, emotional, social and intellectual care for children placed in the Nursery. To give support to other personnel within the Nursery. To implement the daily routine in the all areas of the setting.

Main Duties:

  • To contribute to a program of activities suitable to the age range of children in your area, in conjunction with other staff. Support all staff and engage in a good staff team. Liaise with and support parents and other family members
  • To attend out of working hours activities, e.g. training, monthly staff meetings, parent’s evenings, etc
  • To be flexible within working practices of the Nursery. Be prepared to help where needed, including to undertake certain domestic jobs within the Nursery, e.g. preparation of snack meals, cleansing of equipment, etc
  • Look upon the Nursery as a “whole”, where can your help be most utilised, be constantly aware of the needs of children
  • Ensure the child is collected by someone known to the Nursery
  • Preparation and completion of activities to suite the child’s stage of development
  • To ensure mealtimes are a time of pleasant social sharing
  • Washing and changing children as required
  • Providing comfort and warmth to a poorly child
  • To ensure the provision of a high quality environment to meet the needs of individual children from differing cultures and religious backgrounds, and stages of development. To be aware of the high profile of the Nursery and to uphold it’s standards at all times
  • Employer: Tiny Toes Childrens Day Nursery
  • Location: Cheadle
  • Hours: Monday to Friday 9.00am - 6.00pm (1 hour unpaid break)
  • Salary: £160.00 weekly wage
  • Closing date: 13/08/2019
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