Bank Staff

We are looking for reliable bank staff to help us with busier days and to cover time off taken by full time members of staff to start asap.
Please see description below to see if we are the right place for you! Level 3 or similar qualification necessary for this opportunity.

Full Time Nursery Practitioner

(approx 40 hours per week)

The brand new Farm Nursery which opened on January 2nd is now inviting letters of interest for a third team member to join us later this year. A fab opportunity for someone who loves the outdoors and small children.

We are particularly looking for an experienced, enthusiastic Nursery Practitioner who fits the outline below.

The emphasis of the Farm Nursery is on child led outdoor play including growing (and eating!) organic vegetables, woodland activities and farm activities so the successful applicant will be able to demonstrate a deep knowledge of the natural world, be interested to learn about organic farming and have some experience of vegetable growing. (without chemicals)
They will be able to identify common trees and birds and animal prints and be comfortable lighting and cooking simple food on a fire.

Forest school training is desirable though not essential.

If you wish to join our friendly small team you will need:
• Minimum Level 3 qualification in Childcare or equivalent (applicants who do not hold a relevant qualification will not be considered)
• Clear DBS
• Experience working in early years
• To promote a fun, and educational environment for the ages of 2-5 years
• Understanding of play based approach to children’s learning and development
• An understanding of the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS)
• Knowledge of child protection procedures
• Passion for working with children
• Strong communication skills: written and verbal
• Work in partnership with parents and carers
• Good timekeeping and organisational skills
• An enthusiastic, flexible, can do attitude
• Work as part of a highly- motivated and professional team
• Be prepared to go outside in all weathers

If you are interested in either of the above please email a CV and covering letter showing clearly how you are suited to the roles to hilary

Salary/Hourly rate dependant on experience and qualifications.


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