Nursery Practitioner

Cardiff Bay, CF11 0SR
Closing date:
31 December 2022
Interview date:
Post is subject to a satisfactory DBS check:
Probationary period:
6 months
Job description

We are a high quality, Welsh and English, fully Organic, Montessori style Day Nursery situated in the city centre of Cardiff (Pontcanna and Roath), Canton and Cardiff Bay. We have also just opened a new nursery in Penarth.

We aim to recruit the best in the business. Therefore, you need to be highly motivated and passionate about delivering exceptional childcare and wonderful learning experience. We invest wholeheartedly in our staff, supporting and encouraging them to learn and grow by providing them with up-to-date training and advice and we are offering above average salary.

We have positions for qualified Early Years Practitioners and Montessori Teachers. If you are interested in pursuing this early years opportunity, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Qualified Nursery Nurse (Level 2/3 CCLD,
  • Early Years Degree with EYPS, or any other relevant Early Years Degree
  • Welsh Speaking is desirable but not essential.
  • Recent experience working as a nursery practitioner or with young children.
  • Two recent references are required; one of which must be from an educational setting
  • Interest in the Montessori Method of teaching

We are looking for nursery professionals with the following skills:

  • Excellent communication skills with children, staff and parents
  • Excellent observational skills
  • Above average organisational skills with the ability to work on your own

Staff Incentives:

  • Part-time or Full-time hours
  • No weekends
  • 50 % off childcare fees
  • Pension Scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Health insurance
  • 20 days holiday plus bank holidays- Pro rota Holiday allowance increases with years of service
  • Team events
  • Continual professional development opportunities

Salary: £21,800.00-£22,880.00 per year

Hours of work
Full time and Part time hours
How to apply
Please email your cv and cover letter to [email protected]

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