POST: Nursery Nurse (NNEB, BTEC, NVQ 3, or equivalent childcare qualification)
LOCATION: Hall Place, Burchetts Green Rd, Burchetts Green, Maidenhead, Berkshire, SL6 6QR
SALARY: Up to £19’000 (pro rata)
COME AND BEE PART OF OUR PRETTY AMAZING TEAM!
If you're an exceptional individual who's passionate about providing the best in quality childcare and education, then we want to hear from you. Due to popularity at our lovely Hall Place nursery in Burchetts Green, Maidenhead, we have opportunities for you to come and join our team.
Busy Bees in Burchetts Green (Hall Place) enjoys a very fortunate position in the Berkshire countryside. We are set in the fantastic grounds of The Berkshire College of Agriculture, close to the M4, M40, A404, M25 and commutable from areas such as Maidenhead, Slough, Reading, Windsor, Ascot, Stokenchurch and High Wycombe.
We are a purpose built nursery surrounded by 180 acres of green fields and landscaped gardens. Because we're on the grounds of the agriculture college we have some truly unique experiences for both children and those working with them to enjoy: There's a small animal zoo next door, lambing in the spring and a forest ideal for bear hunts and horse trials.
We have 5 large rooms each with ample natural light and direct access to individual gardens. With so much space we are lucky also have a large garden, big enough for exploring, bug finding, digging or just being together in our ‘willow igloo’. The children have many opportunities to walk a short distance to our forest adventure area where they can build dens, wander through wild flowers and discover the joys of nature.
Benefits of working for Busy Bees as a Nursery Nurse:
- This position attracts a salary of up to £19,000 if you're a qualified childcare practitioner.
- Enhanced holiday entitlement with length of service, up to 29 days plus bank holidays.
- Discounted childcare of up to 60% and discounts as well if you're a grandparent.
- Progression opportunities with our training team, including development programmes and progression to management roles or other departments.
- Employee assistance scheme.
- Retail discounts and other discounted schemes such as mobile phone and breakdown cover.
- Uniform provided.
- Flexible contracts available.
It really is child's play!
No two days are the same, working in childcare offers a fun and varied working day. Ultimately, you'll have responsibility for all children placed in your care to safeguard and promote the child’s welfare. You'll need to have great team-working skills and good communication skills are imperative; this involves listening, questioning, and understanding and responding to what is being communicated by children, young people and those caring for them.
If the role of Nursery Nurse sounds like the opportunity for you then we want to hear from you! Alternatively if you would like further information on the position please contact the Nursery Manager on 01628 825230 and she will be happy to help.