Job details

Location - Southsea Noah’s Ark Nursery

Salary - £5.90 – £7.83 per hour depending on age (National Minimum Wage)

Job type/hours - 0 – As and when required - Monday-Friday to cover nursery opening times 8am to 6pm on a rota basis

Closing date - This is a rolling advert and candidates will be shortlisted on a monthly basis

Interview date: TBC monthly

The Noah’s Ark Day Nursery provides a caring, learning environment for 34 children aged from 3 months to 4 years. The Nursery Nurse will take responsibility for a key group of children, planning activities to facilitate their progress and development.

Key Responsibilities:The successful candidate will have a good working knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage. We are seeking a creative team player with lots of initiative and motivation.

The successful candidate(s) will be able to demonstrate

:• GCSE’s grade C+ including English and Maths.

• Paediatrics first aid is an essential requirement

• You will already possess a NVQ level 3 or equivalent in Childcare, have a good working knowledge of EYFS and a sound understanding of child development and behaviour.

• A comprehensive knowledge of policies and procedures such as Safeguarding, Health and Safety, and Food Hygiene will be an asset, as will the ability to use your own initiative.

• With good communication skills, you should also have a genuine desire to provide a high standard of care for children with the enthusiasm to create fun-filled activities.

• A friendly and courteous manner and an understanding of the mission of The Salvation Army are essential.Appointment subject to satisfactory references and right to work in the UK

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For further details and to apply please visit The Salvation Army’s website:www.salvationarmy.org.uk/jobs

CVs will not be accepted

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How to apply

For further details and to apply please visit The Salvation Army’s website:www.salvationarmy.org.uk/jobs

CVs will not be accepted