Assistant Nursery Practitioner

Queen Mary University London, East London
£20,681 to £22,205 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance
05 Oct 2017
18 Oct 2017
Full Time
Contract Type

Westfield Nursery

Assistant Nursery Practitioner

Starting Salary: £20,681

Permanent, Full time (40 hours) position

Ref: QMUL11758

Westfield Nursery is run by the University offering 65 full time places each day in five age based rooms and has a strong reputation for best practice. We are looking to recruit an Assistant Nursery Practitioner to join our team. The post is open to those new to childcare, but you must have a commitment to learn the best approaches, and a willingness to pursue a qualification (if not already held) in the field of early years.

You will be passionate about childcare and show the ability to communicate and interact with young children and their carers. The successful candidates will need the ability to read and write in English to complete reports, a strong dedication to team work, and focus on the need of customers.

The nursery actively promotes diversity, and we welcome applications from candidates of all backgrounds, ethnicity and genders.

This is a permanent role where you would work 40 hours per week for 50 weeks of the year. Hours are typically between 08.30 and 17.30 Monday to Friday in line with the nursery opening hours.

Starting salary will be in the range £20,681 to £22,205 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance. Benefits include 30 days annual leave and a defined benefit pension scheme.

Candidates will be subject to enhanced clearance by the Disclosure and Baring Service (DBS), and medical clearance by the University’s Occupational Health Service prior to undertaking the post.

Candidates must be able to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006. Where required this may include entry clearance or continued leave to remain under the Points Based Immigration Scheme.

To apply for this position or to see full job details including a job description, person specification and application form please visit our website by clicking the apply button and search for reference QMUL11758.

Informal enquiries should be addressed to Linda Happe at or on 020 7882 2790.

Details about Westfield Nursery can be found at

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 18th October.

Interviews are expected to be held week commencing 30th October.

Valuing Diversity & Committed to Equality

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