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Senior Nursery Worker
- Reference: Estuary Housing Association
- Application closing date: 23 Nov 2017 17:00
We are seeking a Senior Nursery Worker / Room Supervisor to join our Family Centre Nursery based at Centre Place, Southend-on-Sea on a fixed term contract until November 2018.
The purpose of the role is to provide inclusive play and learning opportunities for all children attending and to maintain a safe, stimulating and enjoyable environment. You will be required to supervise a small team of Nursery Assistants and to take responsibility for the provision of care and appropriate learning opportunities for the children.
The successful candidate will have a sound understanding of child development and children’s needs, with an ability to plan and implement an early years age/stage appropriate curriculum, taking into account the SEN code of practice, safeguarding procedures and giving consideration to equality and diversity.
A full understanding of the Early Years Foundation Stage and significant, proven post-qualification experience working within a nursery setting are essential requirements.
- Employment Type: Full time
- Hours: 35 per week
- Pay: £14,871 Annually
Estuary is committed to safeguarding and practices safer recruitment standards and expects all staff to share the commitment to safeguarding children and people with care and support needs. The successful applicant will be required to provide proof of eligibility to work in the UK.
This post is also subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check.
At Estuary Housing Association we value inclusiveness and we are committed to embedding equality and diversity at the heart of our work. We aim to be an inclusive organisation, where individual differences are respected, where staff, people who use services, as well as their families.
Estuary Housing Association is an equal opportunities employer.