LAMMA is the UK’s largest agricultural trade show, where over 850 exhibitors will host the most extensive array of farm machinery, equipment, and services to be found in one location anywhere in the UK.
NVQ3/NNEB minimum: as long as you are in the process of studying for EY degree/EYP
Current First Aid qualification
Experience of working with children & within a team
About the company
This Day Nursery offers exceptional child care for children from 3 months in their baby room, up to the preschool age of 5 years old and enjoys an idyllic rural location.
The nursery nestles on farm grounds and is set within a single storey barn and stable conversion. Each of the nursery rooms has its own direct access to wonderful spacious outdoor play areas.
They are located in a picturesque hamlet of on the border of East Horsley, just 2 miles / 5 minutes from Cobham, offering a highly accessible location from the A3 and great proximity to the villages of East Horsley, West Horsley, Ripley, Bookham and Fetcham as well as being only a 3 minutes away from the mainline station of Effingham Junction,
There is a spacious car park to the front of the nursery which extends alongside the adjacent livery yard.
To provide the highest standards of physical, emotional, social and intellectual care for children placed in the nursery.
To give support to other personnel within the nursery.
To implement the daily routine in the base room.
Report directly to your Head of room.
Report to your manager and deputy manager and when needed the Group Manager.
Tasks & Responsibilities
To provide the highest standards of quality care and education.
To ensure that safety and security measures are constantly maintained.
To be aware of and act in accordance with current legislation, policy and procedures.
Operate a programme of activities suitable to the age range of children in your area in conjunction with other staff.
To keep a proper record of achievement file on your key children, for parents.
Work with parents of special needs children to give full integration in the Nursery.
Support all staff and engage in a good staff team.
To work in close partnership and to develop and maintain good relationships with parents / carers and other family members.
To be involved in out of working hours activities, e.g. training, staff meetings, events etc.
To be flexible within working practices of nursery. Be prepared to help where needed, including to undertake certain domestic jobs within the Nursery, e.g. preparation of snack meals, cleansing of equipment etc.
Work alongside the Manager and staff team to ensure that the vision, philosophy and objectives behind our nursery are fulfilled.
To develop your role within the team especially with regard to your responsibilities as a key worker.
Specific Child Care Tasks:
The preparation and completion of activities to suit the child's stage of development.
To ensure that mealtimes are a time of pleasant social sharing.
Washing and changing children as required.
Providing comfort and warmth to a poorly child.
To ensure the provision of a high quality environment to meet the needs of individual children from differing cultures and religious backgrounds, and stages of development.
To ensure good standards of hygiene and cleanliness are maintained at all times and be responsible for the health and safety standards appropriate for the needs of young children.