Qualified Nursery Practitioner Level 3

  • Job Reference: 00327601-1
  • Date Posted: 21 July 2021
  • Employer: RAF Association
  • Location: RAFA Kidz
  • Salary: £9.50 Per Hour
  • Sector: Education, Charity
  • Job Type: Part Time

Job Description


£9.50 per hour 28.5 hours per week over 3 days

RAFA Kidz Nursery, RAF Odiham RG29 1QS

 RAFA Kidz supports your local Royal Air Force community by providing exceptional child care for the families of serving veterans.  Due to upcoming redeployments we are looking to offer exciting career opportunities for those with a real passion for delivering fun and inspiring activities for children aged 0-5.

We have an immediate opportunity available for a qualified practitioner who holds an Early Years Level 3 certificate or equivalent.   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 you and us.  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’

 A typical day in the Level 3 role will involve activities and responsibilities which include being a designated key person with responsibilities for a number of children and will work closely with the Senco to help identify and support children with special educational needs and disabilities. It is essential that you are experienced in keeping and updating records of daily activities and observations. 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.

Following a successful interview and conditional job offer, you will receive friendly one to one support with an HR advisor who will personally guide you through the new starter on boarding process.  When in post you will be encouraged by your management team to take up all available opportunities for learning and personal development. We pay the cost of your DBS and supply free uniform.  Other benefits include access to our Employee Assistance Programme, ongoing training provision and a company pension.

The full job description is available on our website www.rafa.org.uk

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   

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

 Closing Date       8am Tuesday 10th August 2021

Interviews          week commencing 5th July 2021

 RAFA Kidz is a wholly owned subsidiary of the RAF Association