Nursery Nurse (part time, fixed term)

Job title Nursery Nurse (part time, fixed term)

Department Westwood Nursery

Salary From £10.12 to £11.28 per hour, dependant on experience

Grade Grade 4

Placed on Thursday 04 July 2019

Closing date Thursday 18 July 2019

Interview date To be confirmed

Reference JB6882

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Westwood Nursery at the university of Bath are seeking to appoint a Nursery Nurse on a fixed term basis. Graded 'Outstanding' by Ofsted, Westwood Nursery provides 48 places for children aged 6 months to 5 years.

Experience of working in an Early Years setting is essential along with an NVQ Level 3 minimum qualification.

You will need to be a proficient practitioner with excellent communication skills and have extensive understanding of EYFS principles. Ideally, but not essentially, you will also have experience of working with children either aged under 2 years, or aged 2-3 years, and be highly motivated, organised and innovative.

You should have the ability to work in a team, to observe, assess and plan as a key person and be able to produce written documentation to support the progress of individual children, being sensitive to their needs.

We are currently advertising for a 25.5 hours per week (0.7 fte) – part time fixed-term contract to cover maternity leave until November 2019, or the early return of the post holder.

The nursery opening hours are between 8.30 am - 5.45 pm, Monday-Friday. Other benefits include a generous leave entitlement, including closure over the Christmas period, a pension scheme and access to many of the University's top quality facilities and services.

The appointments will be made subject to an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) clearance being obtained

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The University of Bath is an equal opportunities employer and has an excellent international reputation with staff from over 60 different nations. To achieve our global aspirations, we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.