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We are looking to appoint Level 2/3 Nursery Practitioners on a casual basis to work at OASIS Preschool & Retreat

Mowbray Education Trust Services Limited are seeking to recruit a Level 2/3 Nursery Practitioner to work on a casual basis at Oasis Preschool & Retreat. This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic, talented and experienced practitioner who has a desire for working with children on a casual basis.

This role is working on a casual basis therefore the working hours will be varied and will be agreed directly with the Preschool. The role will be working over Monday – Friday on a term time only basis (38 weeks).

Oasis Preschool & Retreat is situated on the same site as The Grove Primary School and provides provision for children aged 2+ to school age.  The preschool has its own building with various indoor play spaces, sensory room, front garden, back playground, use of school grounds and nature areas.

Our pedagogical approach to Early Years, is driven by various theories, research and approaches which value nurturing, natural, open-ended, language rich, flexible play environments. Our approach supports self-regulatory and lifelong learning skills improving outcomes for children regardless of starting points.  We are looking for an enthusiastic, caring and motivated individual to provide a high standard of childcare for children between the ages of 2 and 5 years.

Experience of working with young children and a knowledge of Child Protection is essential. 

You will have a Level 2 or 3 Early year’s Education and Childcare qualification or equivalent. Level 2 qualifications in Maths and English is essential, along with current Paediatric First Aid and Food Hygiene certificates. Along with good interpersonal skills, you will be committed to working with young children and families and be able to work effectively as part of a small team. 

Further information

The remuneration package includes a competitive salary, access to workplace pension scheme and statutory annual leave entitlement:

  • Salary £9.50 per hour

Closing Date – 5th August 2022

Interviews – 9th August 2022

Start date – 26th August 2022 (provisional)

For an informal chat or visit please contact Maria Twittey, Nursery Manager, on 01664 500424 or 07803438503.

To apply for this role, please send your completed application form and the completed Equal Opportunities form to [email protected]  

Mowbray Education Trust reserves the right to close adverts early if sufficient applications are received.

All roles are subject to full pre-employment safeguarding checks; including an Enhanced DBS with Barred List check – this includes a 6-month probationary period.