Puddleducks Nursery and Pre School


We are looking for qualified and experienced practitioners with a level 2 or 3 in Early Years childcare.

Full time and part time positions (25 - 35 hours averaged per week) are available in our baby and toddler room for individuals who have a sense of fun, who are enthusiastic, self-motivated, reliable and flexible. 

Although we remain open throughout the year, reduced hours can be offered during school holiday periods.

Experience of working in an early year’s environment is preferred. You must have NVQ Level 2, or equivalent, in early years and childcare as an absolute minimum although NVQ level 3 is preferred. Knowledge of the EYFS and experience as a key worker to a group of children is also preferable.

We pride ourselves on offering a home from home environment to the children in our care and in forging strong relationships with our parents, so someone who is friendly, approachable and trustworthy is a must. If you enjoy working with children and their families and would like to be part of an effective team who are committed to helping children to be the best they can be, then we would love to hear from you.

We offer:
Discounted childcare (50%)
Company pension
Free on-site parking
Christmas/New Year/bank holidays shutdown
Four weeks holiday pay

Safeguarding is vital at all times. We strictly adhere to and implement all requirements as mentioned in the statutory framework and update training regularly.
All successful candidates will be vetted and an enhanced DBS security check will be sought. Please note that this position is exempt from the Rehabilitation of offenders Act 1974.

If you feel you have what it takes to join our team, please contact us with a full and detailed CV.

Application deadline: 1/06/2021

Expected start date: as soon as possible