Nursery Assistant (Maternity Cover)

Exeter, Devon
£17,696 per annum
15 Apr 2019
06 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Nursery Assistant (Maternity Cover) 

Salary: £17,696 per annum 

Hours: 40 hours per week. 

Contract Type: Temporary

Exeter College Day Nursery is situated in the city centre in a modern purpose built nursery. Our 40 place nursery has three base playrooms all of which lead into a large garden to the rear of the building. We are close to all main transport links into the city. 

We are looking for an enthusiastic and highly motivated Nursery Assistant to join our team. Your role will include: 

  • Providing quality care, fun, and education under the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) 
  • Ensuring all health and safety requirements are adhered to. 
  • Providing a stimulating and safe environment  for children 
  • Providing curriculum plans as required 
  • Keeping up to date records of achievement for the children in your key group and liaising with parents/carers 

The successful applicant will need to hold a recognised childcare qualification at Level 3, or equivalent, and have a commitment to providing high quality childcare. You will have an enthusiasm for working with young children and will have a warm and caring approach. 

In return the college offers great opportunities for professional development and further training, 28 days paid holiday each year. In addition, the Nursery also closes for all bank holidays and for two weeks over the Christmas period, all of which is paid at the usual rate of pay. 

The closing date for completed applications is midnight on Monday 6th May 2019. 

Interviews will take place in Exeter on Monday 13th 2019

Successful applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced disclosure by the DBS. 

We do not accept CV's, no agencies please. 

Please click apply below for more information and an application pack! 

Exeter College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults and expects all staff to share this commitment. 

Exeter College is committed to promoting equality of opportunity and access for all, irrespective of age, background, race, gender, religion, ability, disability or sexuality. We welcome applications for employment from the whole community.