A medium-sized day nursery in Islington seeks Level 2/3 qualified nursery nurses to work with children aged from 0-5 years.
Typical responsibilities include:
dressing, feeding, changing and washing children
providing a safe, interesting and stimulating environment
organising and supervising play and work activities such as reading, cooking, music and dancing
taking children out to the park and on visits
liaising with parents/carers and professionals such as social workers, teachers, speech therapists and health visitors
monitoring and recording progress
giving first aid if required
knowledge of safeguarding
Key skills required:
a good sense of humour
Applicants must have at least two years of paid work experience in a nursery, and NVQ 2/3 in childcare and a current DBS/CRB. A good command of the English language is essential. To apply you must have a genuine love for children and be willing to undergo a two session trial.
Salary: £8.50 - £10.00 per hour, depending on experience