Senior Early Years Worker

About the Role

As a Senior Early Years Worker, you will be an important member of the Nursery team and will work closely with the Nursery Manager, Deputy Nursery Manager and other Senior Early Years Worker,  to ensure that children can learn and develop to reach their full potential. To achieve this, you will provide a safe and secure environment where you will be able to plan, stimulating and meaningful play experiences for your key group, as well as other children within the nursery.

St John Ambulance takes safety seriously, so as well as ensuring the best care for the children under your care, you will be responsible for assisting with records and making sure logs are up to date.

Please note this role will be 3 Days per week between 21-30 hours, to be discused at interview.

About You

You will be passionate about the learning and development of young children and will have experience in of planning learning for young children, as well as working in a nursery environment previously. Ideally, you will also have worked in a supervisory capacity.

You must have a level 3 childcare qualification and understand the importance of safeguarding and compliance with policies and procedures. 

About Us

St John Ambulance works at the heart of communities, providing first aid, keeping people safe at events and working alongside the NHS in response to 999 calls. Much of our front-line delivery is provided by our dedicated and highly-trained volunteers.

Every year, hundreds of thousands of people, many of them under 18, also learn how to save a life through our training, education and youth programmes.

Over the next decade, we have bold ambitions to help transform out-of-hospital care, having a positive impact on the people we treat, the communities we serve, and our own people.

We are a team of over 1,600 employees and 18,000 volunteers, united by our goal of saving lives through first aid, training and campaigning.

Your wellbeing is very important to us, we, therefore, provide a variety of confidential services to help manage your money, health and mental wellbeing which you can start using from the moment you join.

You will receive; Competitive salary, fantastic pension scheme, cycle to work scheme, health and wellbeing portal, access to discounts portal including gym discounts, high street stores and restaurants and access to our confidential assistance programme.

Interview Date: 04/03/2019
Application Review Date: 28/02/2019
We may review applications before the Application Review Date, however, if you apply after the Application Review Date, your application may not be considered. We will accept applications until we have successfully filled the role

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£16,600 - £17,780 pro rata

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