Nursery Practitioner- Full time

  • Job Reference: 00010465-1
  • Date Posted: 19 June 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Preston, Lancashire
  • Salary: £8.77 to £10.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Education, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Early Years Practitioner

Veritas Education are looking for enthusiastic Early Years Practitioners to join their ever-growing team. We are aware the current climate has changed the dynamics in which our settings will be operating. However not only are we planning for the present we are also planning for the future. And once normal operating hours return, cover for ad hoc, planned absence, holidays and sickness will be needed.

Throughout this tempory closure period our settings will also be remaining open to support our front-line staff for key worker children. There will be times when they need extra help and support during this challenging period. Veritas are working in partnership with Lancashire settings to support them during this time.

Our Settings are located across Lancashire:

BoltonA little bit about the role;

Every day on supply is varied and provides the opportunity to visit different settings. The right candidates will be able to;

Support the provision of the nursery, ensuring you work as part of a team to provide high quality care in a safe and secure environment.
Be able to change roles at the drop of a hat from Fairy to Pirate.
Have the ability to read a book upside down and not be afraid to get dressed up and stuck into messy play.
Maintain and ensure the safety of the premises with particular reference to the safety of the children. Follow the settlings policies and procedures.
Have a clear understanding of the EYFS, statutory frameworks and guidance.
Form relationships with parents and children alike.
Creating an exciting and fun learning environment.Key Skills

Relevant level 2/3 childcare qualification
Recent experience of working within a childcare environment
Willingness to support our little people with their development
Hands on and helpful with a warm welcoming smile
Be flexible and available at short noticeWe have various long term/day to day roles and opportunities available for experienced Early Years Practitioners as well as newly qualified Early Years- these will be to start in September 2020 possibly sooner.

What we will offer in return:

Competitive rate of pay
1 to 1 contact with a specialised consultant- Early Years trained consultant so they can offer the best advice, support and place you in settings to suit
Flexible working hours to your wants and needs
24/7 support and advice
Weekly pay
An attractive 'recommend a friend' scheme, for any referrals that you make to Veritas Education (£100)
Veritas will arrange your clearance including Barred List Check, Qualifications Checks, References and Enhanced DBS
Enjoyable days which all vary.
Opportunity to go on contract after 12 weeks.Due to the recent events of COVID-19 and school closures, interviews for positions will be held either online via video link or via telephone.

Get in touch with Alex for further information and no obligation chat, Our Lancashire settings are waiting to meet you!


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All applications are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, professional reference checks, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) in line with our stringent safeguarding policy
Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and all employment breaks must be explained
You must have legal right to work in the UK
You must be willing to attend a registration interviewVeritas Education work with a variety of schools covering a wide geographical area. We deal with teaching placements at Primary, Secondary and college level as well as support staff positions also within these.


'Nothing within the above advert was in any way designed or intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation. Veritas Education is an Equal opportunities employer and is proud in the knowledge that all placements are made on merit and suitability. We accept applications from all sections of the community