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We love people and we value and appreciate all our staff.

We do have opportunities for individual’s to join the team either as a staff member or a volunteer.

 

Early years Practitioner

We currently have the following vacancy:

Location: Bath

Working hours: Monday and Tuesday 8.30am-4.30pm and one other session up to 5 hours a week

Term time only

£8.72 per hour

Level two or level three practitioner

What does the job involve?

We are a chain of 9 preschools and nurseries working in the charity sector and our passion is to support families in our local communities. We have opportunities for career progression in the organisation www.ymca-bg.org

You will be required to work with key children in the preschool age group, be passionate about working in childcare, work well within a team and develop excellent relationships with parents as well as having a good understanding of the EYFS curriculum.

Skills required;

  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to work to targets and deadlines
  • Knowledge and understanding of equal opportunities/SENCO etc.
  • Good knowledge of EYFS
  • Excellent communication skills

Key responsibilities;

  • To achieve and maintain high standards of care and education
  • To ensure all policies and procedures are implemented and adhered to at all times
  • To ensure the children are cared for in a happy, safe and stimulating environment
  • To plan, prepare and review the curriculum with the team reflective of the EYFS
  • To work in partnership with the parents and provide good customer service
  • To ensure confidentiality at all times
  • To provide support to children with challenging behaviour
  • An understanding of and respect for diversity in terms of the makeup of the family, racial origin and cultural beliefs
  • Ability to assess situations and seek advice and support if required
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure or in a crisis or emergency
  • Understanding of the potential physical and emotional pressures of working with children with challenging behaviour
  • Understanding of the need for safeguarding

Nursery ages 18 months to 4 years. Experience with 18 months to 2 years an advantage.

Employee benefits in place for reduced cost of childcare places and for gym membership.

If you would like to apply, you will need to fill out one of our application forms, as we unfortunately do not accept CV’s. To apply, please click on the following link:

https://ymcabrunelgroupbath.peoplehr.net/Pages/JobBoard/Opening.aspx?v=c12adbc5-d471-415a-9d13-f01a1fdc3f48

The post holder will be prepared to undergo an Enhanced DBS

Closing date for application: 30th October 2020

Interview date: TBC

If you would like to have a chat about the role, please contact Sarah by e-mail: sarahclover@ymca-bg.org