Nursery Nurse (Flexible hours)

Deeside, CH5 4BR
Closing date:
6 June 2023
Interview date:
Post is subject to a satisfactory DBS check:
Probationary period:
6 months
Job description

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Role Title: Nursery Nurse  (click the link to apply

Location: Deeside 

Contract Type: Permanent, Hourly Paid, Casual Work, Ad Hoc Flexible Hours

Salary scale: £12.64 - £12.72 per hour 

Here at Coleg Cambria we are looking for a Nursery Nurse to join our Toy Box Nursery team based at our Deeside site. The Toybox Nursery is our on-site nursery which provides full and part time places for the children of both staff and students of the college plus members of the local community.

We offer good quality childcare, ensuring that both parents and children enter an environment that is warm and friendly, with care and education of the highest standard.

As a Nursery Nurse you will assist with all activities associated with the care and development of children, including their general health, welfare, safety and basic physical development.  You will act as a key worker and assist with the organisation, planning and preparation for meals, activities, rest times, cleaning and laundry.

We are looking for someone that has excellent communication and interpersonal skills, showing personal drive and self-confidence, a strong team player who can work cooperatively with team members of all levels. 

Essential Requirements

  • Level 3 Diploma in Children’s Care,
  • Learning and Development (Wales and Northern Ireland) QCF
  • Knowledge of child welfare issues and understand the importance of setting goals and objectives
  • Basic food hygiene and a first aid certificate would be preferable, although not essential as full training can be provided
  • Enthusiasm, flexibility and able to work independently

Coleg Cambria is committed to raising the profile of the Welsh language - Welsh language skills are desirable for this position.

Coleg Cambria is a ‘Disability Confident’ Employer. The promotion of Equality and Diversity is an essential part of the work we do and as part of this, the College is committed to having a diverse staff group. The safety of children, young people and adults identified as ‘vulnerable’ is paramount and Coleg Cambria is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of these individuals and to the rigorous implementation of Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) procedures and arrangements. A DBS Disclosure will be requested from the successful candidate being offered the position. Depending on the role you are applying for if successful, you may also be required to register with the Education Workforce Council.

Please be aware that Coleg Cambria reserves the right to close our vacancies earlier than the listed date if we have received a high level of applications. We would recommend that if you wish to be considered that you complete the application as promptly as possible.  The promotion of the welsh language is an essential part of the work we do. Applicants are welcome to submit an application in Welsh. An application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favorably than an application submitted in English.

Hours of work
Flexible, hourly paid.
How to apply
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