Childbase Partnership, a Top 10 recommended nursery group on Day Nurseries, is looking to recruit a level 3 qualified Nursery Nurse at their Highbury Lodge Day Nursery in Hitchin, Hertfordshire.
At Highbury Lodge Day Nursery the warm and welcoming environment ensures that children’s individual needs are prioritised and their interests nurtured. Every day is full of activities designed in line with the EYFS. All children have daily access to the garden as we fully recognise the impact that being outdoors has on a child’s social, emotional and physical development. So whether it’s learning another language in our French class, experiencing our sensory garden or building imaginations in our mud kitchen, there is always something inspiring happing at Highbury Lodge.
This position is being offered on a full time basis (40 hours a week, all year round) with working hours between 7.30am-6.30pm Monday-Friday. The starting salary for this Nursery Nurse position is £8.20 - £9.74 per hour / £17,056 - £20,259 per annum.
Work should be fun and we are looking for individuals who share that philosophy whilst providing children under 5 with a 'Sound Foundation’ for life.
You really do matter at Childbase. We offer you a personalised training programme including our amazing Leadership Development program which means you could progress with us to Room Leader, Deputy, Manager, or even Area Manager.
In addition to this we offer a wide range of employee benefits:
- Increasing annual leave with your length of service which you can buy and sell to suit your needs
- Cash rewards for going 'Beyond Expectation’
- Annual tax-free cash bonus from November 2017
- 50% childcare discount from day one for children and 25% for grand children
- Financially we will support you with short term savings, a workplace pension, and numerous discounts
- Free uniform
- Discounted medical scheme
We thank you for your hard work and commitment each and every day, and we also offer you:
- An annual ball and awards night
- Family fun days
- Once in a lifetime trips
- Job swops with practitioners in other countries
If you are enthusiastic, hold an Early Years Qualification at Level 3 or above, and want a career in childcare then we would love to hear from you.
Successful Nursery Nurse applicants will need to provide 'right to work in the UK’ documentation, undertake a DBS and provide two satisfactory references prior to commencing employment.
This position might suit you if you are a Nursery Nurse, Nursery Practitioner, Early Years Practitioner or an Early Years Educator.