Nursery Nurse

Nursery Nurse

Bright Horizons Family Solutions | Esher, Surrey, KT10, GB
Job Type: Full Time

Posted 8 days ago

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*Position: * Nursery Nurse

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*Salary Banding*: £22,218.56 - £29,927.04 (dependent on qualification/s and experience)
*Hours: *Full time / Permanent / Mon-Fri / 40 hours
_*We are currently offering a Welcome Bonus of up to £1,500 for this vacancy. (T's and C'a apply)*_
If you hold a full and relevant Level 3 or above Early Years qualification, and are an educator at heart, with a passion for teaching and developing little minds – our Nursery Nurse opportunity would be perfect for you.
*Why Bright Horizons?*
We care for over 10,000 children across the UK, across our portfolio of over 300 nurseries, 98% of which are rated Good or Outstanding by Ofsted. We’re on a mission to change the future for children, families, and the people we work with, and are committed to progressive working values like flexibility, work-life balance, and wellbeing.
The nursery is situated on the Hinchley Park residential development fronting the Kingston Bypass (A309). The nursery has parking for easy drop-off and collection and excellent access to the A3 and mainline train links to London.
*What you’ll be doing*
* Plan, create and implement engaging activities, tailored to each of your key children, to encourage their development towards key milestones.
* Observing, tracking and reflecting on learning
* Develop and maintain strong parent/ carer partnerships
* Promote and ensure child welfare, protection, health and safety and safeguarding procedures and policies are followed at all times
* Work with colleagues to maintain a positive, happy and safe environment on a day to day basis
*What we can offer you*
Our benefits include, but are not limited to;
* £22,218.56 - £29,927.04 (dependant on qualification/s and experience)
* Career development opportunities across our network of nurseries
* Amazing discounts, ranging from childcare to high-street, to utility and days out!
* Quarterly Employee Appreciation Weeks – with treats for all the team
* External helpline with professional counsellors – supporting your wellbeing 24 hours a day.
* Access to our extensive library of training and qualifications, to support your continuous development
*What we’re looking for*
* Full and Relevant Level 3 or above Early Years qualification
* Previous experience working with children (ideally as a Nursery Nurse, Nursery Practitioner, Early Years Educator, Nursery Assistant or similar)
* Passion for making learning fun and engaging for each child
* Ability to build trust and strong working relationships with both colleagues and parents
* Ability to use a variety of techniques to clearly and successfully communicate with both children and adults
* Sound understanding of the Early Years Foundation Stage
* Strong knowledge and understanding of Safeguarding, Child Protection, and the wider legislative requirements for working with children
This role is subject to an Enhanced DBS check
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: £22,218.00-£29,927.00 per year
* Additional leave
* Childcare
* Company events
* Company pension
* Employee discount
* Referral programme
* Store discount
* Wellness programme
* Day shift
* Monday to Friday
* No weekends
Work Location: One location