Nursery Officer - Fixed Term Maternity Cover

  • Reference: Onward Homes
  • Application closing date: 12 Apr 2019 09:13

Job Description

Onward Homes is one of the largest registered providers of social housing in the North West, with 35,000 properties across the region.

We believe that everyone deserves a place to call their own, which is why we’re committed to building 400 new homes each year. We do more than just provide a roof over our customers’ heads, we’re here to make a real difference.

In addition to creating positive spaces for our customers we continuously strive to create a positive and progressive workspace to enable our colleagues to achieve their full potential.

We are looking for a Nursery Officer (1 post) to join our Wellbeing team in Liverpool.

Working as part of the May Logan Centre Nursery team you will report to the Senior Nursery Officer and will assist in the provision of a high standard of care for children placed in the nursery in a way that meets their personal, social, emotional, communication, language and physical development needs.

You will share in the responsibility of safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children in the nursery. You will contribute to the planning and implementation of appropriate programmes of activity for the children as part of the nursery team. You should be familiar with and implement the National Standards and Ofsted guidelines and recommendations of good practice and conform to the policies and procedures of The May Logan Centre Nursery.

To be successful you will have previous experience of working within a childcare setting and have knowledge of keyworker systems and record keeping. The ideal candidate will have at least an NVQ level 3 in Childcare or equivalent and will possess excellent communication skills with the ability to engage both children and parents.

The May Logan Centre is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. This post is subject to a DBS check.

Employment Details

  • Employment Type: Full time
  • Pay: £16,060 Annually
  • Start date: 12 Apr 2019 09:08