nursery nurse in colchester

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£ 15,000 per year
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colchester, essex
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job type
£ 15,000 per year
reference number
01245 260100
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job description

Nursery Nurse

Are you looking for a Nursery role in a community driven setting?

Do you wish to make your mark on a brand new nursery that holds their children's development and fun at the heart of all that they do?

Would you like to join a creative and enthusiastic team that supports, motivates and inspires the children to have fun through learning?

We are proud to be working with a knowledgeable, dedicated and supportive Nursery in Mid Essex to find a positive and confident Nursery Nurse to join their team.

This role is for 5 Days a week on a permanent basis.
This role starts in September, and will give you both support and mentor-ship throughout your time at the setting as well as a chance to progress and learn form like-minded people like yourself.

Benefits include

* Working in a school with Nursery Practitioners, who are committed to encouraging the children to learn through play.
* Bright, engaging rooms,
* Supportive team
* Competitive salary.
* Walking distance to the local town
* Parking
* Receiving ongoing CPD and role-appropriate training
* Receiving a competitive rate of pay, depending on experience and qualifications


* NVQ 3/ level 3 qualification.
* At least 6 months experience in a Nursery setting.
* Strong knowledge of the EYFS curriculum and assessment criteria.
* Positive, engaging and approachable.
* To role model both behaviour and activities so the children learn and grow in the nursery.
* To work in a team, listen to other colleagues and always keep the children's development in the forefront of your mind.


* Keeping the children safe whist in your care.
* Providing activities that will enable them to learn and progress, whilst having fun.
* Follow the EYFS framework consistently and thoroughly.
* Uphold ethos and mission statement of the nursery.
* Become a role model for staff, children and parents.
* Ensuring that the children are working towards their optimum development.
* Keeping a positive attitude - praise, encourage and support the children.

This is an amazing opportunity for the right person. If you think this role might be the one for you, please call us on 01245 260100 or send your CV to and one of our experienced team will contact you asap.

We are looking forward to hearing from you.


able to build relationships,baby room experience,be a role model,behaviour management skills,communication,empathy,engaging,motivated,nursery assistant experience


BA Hons (QTS),CACHE level 2 or 3,early childhood studies degree,NVQ level 2,NVQ level 3,PGCE,PGCE

educational requirements