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Early Years Practitioner for Ripley Nursery School Childcare


We are looking for two qualified Level 3 Early Year's Practitioner with current baby and toddler experience and knowledge of child development within the EYFS.

Post 1 : 37 hours/week for 49 weeks /year

Post 2 :21.5 hours/week for 49 weeks/year


Salary: £7.75/hour


We are looking for enthusiastic Early Years Practitioners to work within our Childcare Facility with children from 3 months to 3 years.


Job requirements


One of the following; NNEB Diploma, BTEC Diploma in childhood studies, NVQ Level 3 in Childcare and Education.


Current or very recent (within the last year) experience of working with babies and toddlers up to 3 years old within an early years setting.


Friendly, professional manner.


Team player.


Experience of planning and delivery an appropriate child-centered curriculum for young children.


Ability to work as part of a very busy team .


Knowledge required


Legislation relevant to Early Years including EYFS, SEN and Safeguarding.

Child development.

Knowledge of assessment processes.


Skills required


Ability to carefully observe, record, report and evaluate children’s learning for children’s records and to plan further learning experiences.

Ability to work in partnership with parents to enhance children’s learning.


Please contact Cathy Bednal for further information and an application form at: Ripley Nursery School, Sandham Lane, DE5 3HE 01773 745014


Please include your personal email address with your CV application.


Closing date: Friday 15th September 2017 18:00


Interview date: Week commencing 18th September 2017 TBC