Level 3 Early Years Nursery Practitioner

  • Job Reference: 00400488-1
  • Date Posted: 10 September 2021
  • Employer: RAF Association
  • Location: RAFA Kidz
  • Salary: £19,813
  • Sector: Childcare & Early Years
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Level 3 Early Years Practitioner

RAFA Kidz Nursery, RAF Odiham RG29 1QD (just off the M3)

40 hours per week £19813 per annum

 RAFA Kidz supports your local Royal Air Force community by providing exceptional child care at our nursery based at RAF Odiham.  We have an immediate opportunity available for a qualified practitioner who holds an Early Years Level 3 certificate and has a real passion for delivering fun and inspiring activities for children aged 0-5.  If you can demonstrate a commitment to ongoing training and development, to be the very best that you can be, then RAFA Kidz is the perfect fit for you.

 A typical day in the Level 3 role will involve implementing a range of engaging activities that are appropriate to the children’s interests and their stage of development. You will be a designated key person with responsibilities for a number of children and will work closely with our Senco to help identify and support children with special educational needs and disabilities. Crucially,  you will supportive of your colleagues as they work towards their level 2 and 3 qualifications by leading by example and sharing best practice. 

 What we offer:

  • We provide a wonderful supportive environment and you will be encouraged to take up training opportunities to further your own personal skills and career development
  • 33 days holidays (includes our Christmas shut down allowing you more time to relax and recharge!)
  • free DBS
  • free parking
  • company pension
  • access to our Employee Support Programme
  • modern facilities and online learning software system
  • you will be working with a committed management team and friendly colleagues.

 Want to know more?  Then please contact Kate Richards, Nursery Manager, on 01256 262067 who will be happy to answer any questions you may have. Alternatively please send your CV to jobs@rafakidz.org.uk   

 Our colleagues tell us 

‘One of the lovely things about working here is that I do feel appreciated and valued’  

‘RAFA constantly offer training and I find these courses interesting and valuable’  

‘I enjoy working for this company because I‘ve found everyone to be very supportive’  

‘There is always an opportunity to learn something new as we are supported to undertake further learning’  

‘The staff are lovely, the children are brilliant and the facilities are second to none’  

 The role requires a satisfactory, enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check on appointment and every three years thereafter

 Closing Date               8am Monday 27th September 2021

 We reserve the right to close this job opportunity early and applicants who meet the criteria may be offered an interview ahead of the closing date so please do not delay in applying!