nursery assistant in preston

job type
£ 8 per hour
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job details

preston, north west
job category
job type
working hours
£ 8 per hour
reference number
01772 259966
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job description

Are you an Early Years Specialist looking for a new challenge?

Do you thrive in an early years setting and have a passion for working with children under 5?

Are you immediately available and willing to work in some of the best settings in the area?

We have a great relationship with our nurseries and will have lots of day to day opportunities, available to start immediately.

If all of the above appeals to you and you are looking for a change in your career path, don't miss out and apply today!


* Competitive salary
* Exciting and fun settings to work in
* Flexible working hours and days
* Variety of settings to enhance your experience
* Development opportunities
* Free on-site parking

The Role

* Day to day care of children in a nursery setting
* Looking after babies and children to ensure they are content, safe and fed
* Usually responsible for a group of children
* Teamwork and working alongside other Nursery Nurses to achieve a common goal
* Hands-on work with young children including teaching hygiene skills, help with toileting and nappy changing
* Assisting with all aspects of a child's personal development
* Reading to children and creating fun activities to keep them engaged
* Cooking, preparing and feeding children
* Providing comfort and reassurance
* Being patient, fun, understanding, organised and creative
* Solely responsible for the care of someone else's child, so should be committed to their development
* Monitoring children's progress closely and reporting any sensitive issues
* Liaising with parents to report on their child's development


* Good knowledge of EYFS
* Minimum of 6 months experience in a childcare setting
* NNEB or CACHE Level 2 or 3 Childcare qualification
* An enthusiastic attitude towards working with children
* Patient, fun and caring attitude

All applications are subject to an enhanced DBS check and references. We are committed to the safety and welfare of the children in our nurseries.

Does this sound like the role for you? If you want to join our fabulous team, send in your CV today and this could open a whole new window of opportunity for your career.

Please call Holly Oldham today on 01772 259966 or email for more information and we can arrange for you to come in and chat about opportunities.


able to build relationships,baby room experience,be a role model,behaviour management skills,nursery assistant experience,nursery nurse experience


early childhood studies degree,NVQ level 3,NVQ level 4