Mead Open Farm Day Nursery & Pre-School are committed to employing passionate and enthusiastic staff, and in return, can offer a fantastic benefits package including:
Kids Play Childcare are committed to providing top quality childcare for all ages. We are the fastest growing childcare provider in the South East, with several sites in Milton Keynes, as well as venues in Bury St Edmunds, Leighton Buzzard, St Albans and London.
Due to continued success and expansion, we are excited to announce that we expanding the team at our Mead Open Farm Day Nursery in Leighton Buzzard. There is a new vacancy available for an experienced Practitioner to join the team at this, unique farm based setting!
Working “down on the farm”, the children have access every day to all the Mead facilities, it really is a fabulous environment for them and our staff!
• To support the day to day responsibility for the efficient running of the room facility.
• To ensure that developmental records for you key group are kept up to date.
• To support your colleagues and work as part of a team in providing a safe, caring and stimulating environment for children aged 0-5 years.
• To assist in the development of an attractive stimulating range of equipment, activities and displays relevant to the age and needs of the children in the setting, which encourage independence, self-motivation and eagerness to learn.
This role will be exciting, challenging and extremely rewarding! We offer an attractive salary and benefits package including 28 days holiday (increasing with service), free uniform, healthcare NHS top up, pension, discounted staff childcare, and company awards ceremonies, to name a few. Plus as a rapidly growing organisation, there will be lots of training and future career progression opportunities available.
What are we looking for?:
We are looking for a confident Nursery Practitioner, who are looking to get their teeth into a new challenge. You will be motivated to hit the ground running and add value to our fun and hardworking team. You will thrive in a busy environment, and always be on hand with new ideas and activities. You will be confident in all areas of the EYFS and implement accordingly. You will be qualified in Childcare to a minimum of Level 3, and ideally, have experience in a similar role.
Kids Play Childcare is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.
We are delighted to have received a ‘Good’ in our recent 2018 Ofsted inspection where the inspector said that: “Children thoroughly enjoy their time at this unique nursery.”