Oakhill Nursery – Nursery Nurse Level 3

Job Type: Permanent

Description:  Full-time position

Salary: Depending on qualification and experience.

Closing Date: 7th August 2020

Oakhill Nursery are looking for qualified childcare practitioners to work in our Outstanding nursery. We are situated in a quiet, tree-lined residential area in the heart of the Ribble Valley and within close walking distance from Whalley town centre and the train station.

Our dedicated nursery team are looking for enthusiastic practitioners who have a passion to nurture happy children and a strong drive to promote high quality childcare. We work with the key-person system to enhance children’s learning and development, using online learning journals. Ideally, you should hold an NVQ Level 3, have a good understanding of the Early Years Foundation Stage and have some experience in a childcare setting.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Successful applicants will need to provide ‘right to work in the UK’ documentation, undertake an enhanced DBS check and provide two satisfactory references prior to commencing employment.

We believe in taking care of our staff, and provide a generous benefit package in addition to promoting personal and professional development.

Skills/Qualifications:

  • NVQ Level 3 in Childcare or equivalent
  • In possession of a good understanding of the Early Years Foundation Stage

Additional Information

  • The Nursery is open 50 weeks per year and holidays can be taken throughout.
  • Nursery opening times are Monday – Friday from 7.20am to 6.00pm.
  • Once you are appointed a permanent position you will get 20 days holiday plus bank holidays plus the time we are closed over the Christmas period.
  • Training is encouraged, enabling professional and personal progress.
  • Lunch and Uniform is provided.
  • Discounted childcare through Oakhill Nursery and Oakhill School is available.
  • Discounted gym membership and beauty treatments at Oakhill Leisure is available.

If you enjoy working together with a strong, supportive team contributing to making a difference in children’s early years experiences, then please apply by clicking on the Application Form button below and completing the short form.

Should you want any further information please contact either of the Nursery Managers, Gemma Curley or Angela Ragen, on 01254 824880 or  curley.g@oakhillschool.co.uk  or ragen.a@oakhillschool.co.uk

Oakhill School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. Applicants will be expected to produce evidence for an enhanced DBS check.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, gender, disability, religion/belief or age.

Application Form - Level 3 Nursery Nurse

While we have no job vacancies at the moment, we are always interested in hearing from people who think they can make a positive contribution to the work we do. Feel free to send us your CV, we will keep it on file and contact you should any suitable opportunities come up in the future.

Oakhill is committed to keeping our young people safe by working together to safeguard and promote the welfare of children and we would expect the successful candidate to share our commitment to protect children.  All newly appointed colleagues will undergo an enhanced DBS as well as strict recruitment and employment checks.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, gender, disability, religion/belief or age.