Nursery Assistant

Job description

We are currently seeking full-time and part-time Nursery Assistants. We offer child-focused care for children from 3 months to compulsory school age. We are based in a rural environment and are a family run day nursery. .


  • Providing a safe environment for children.
  • Carry out observations on children.
  • Dealing with queries from parents / carers and forwarding any issues to room leader / management as required.
  • Ensuring all policies &procedures are followed and all relevant forms from and for parents/carers are collected and completed daily as necessary.
  • Ensuring children are stimulated in a creative & positive environment using the equipment & resources at your disposal.
  • Ensuring routines are followed on a daily basis, including assisting with children's daily routine, sensory play, outdoor play, arts & crafts, music & movement.
  • Conducting general cleaning duties of the premises as required.

Skills and Qualifications

Essential Skills

  • Experience working with children.
  • Level 2/3 in CCLD or equivalent or willing to undertake the qualification

Desirable Skills

  • Ideally you will have recent knowledge and practical experience of working with children in a voluntary or workplace capacity.
  • Working towards or qualified in CACHE / QCF Level 2/3 in Children's Care Learning & Development.

Further Information

Work time - 8am-5.15pm.

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Job Sector
Childcare and Social Work
Co Down
£9.00-£11.00 per hour
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