Location: Billy Bears Nursery, Solihull
Hours: 40 hours per week
Salary: National Minimum Wage / National Living Wage
YMCA Heart of England is a Christian charity providing a range of life-changing services for the local community. With a turnover of over £4m, we house over 300 young people, most of whom previously were homeless, and support them to get their lives back on track. We also care for 150 pre-school children in our two nurseries and run various social enterprises to create employment and generate income for our charitable work.
With over 120 Staff and volunteers working for us and thousands of people using our many premises every year, we are an organisation committed to delivering the best possible service to our customers in line with our Christian ethos and values.
We have an exciting opportunity for a Nursery Practitioner- level 3 to join our Nursery team on a full-time basis in Solihull. Our nursery has places for children from 0 – 5 years of age. We need an enthusiastic Nursery Practitioner to create a warm and friendly atmosphere to support the children in their growth and development. You will need to have knowledge of working in an EYFS setting you will be able to create an enabling environment where all children can reach their potential through a child centred approach. Experience in a baby room is preferred.
As a Nursery Practitioner, you will respect the confidentiality of information received from all sources to safeguard the children in your care whilst working with staff, parents and external agencies to ensure every child is given the support they require.
To apply, click on the link below and download the Job Pack, which includes the Job Description and Person Specification, as well as details of how to apply.
The closing date for receipt of applications is 9:00am, Monday 28th June 2021.
Interviews to take place on Friday 2nd July 2021.
YMCA Heart of England is an independent Christian charity, a registered provider of social housing, and affiliated to the national and international YMCA Movement.
As an organisation fully committed to the welfare of children and vulnerable adults, a thorough vetting process is carried out as part of the appointment process, including verification of any required qualifications, verification of identity, taking of references and a DBS check as appropriate.