Early Years Practitioner – Little Engineers Nursery, Tottenham N17/N15

Date posted: 24th Jan 2024 Closing date: 5th Feb 2024 Borough: Haringey Position: Early Years Practitioner
Interview Date: 21st Feb 2024 Salary: Salary Scale 3 Point 5 - 6: £27,030- £27,438 School: Early Years Practitioner - Little Engineers Nursery, Tottenham N17/N15

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Little Engineers Nursery

Tottenham Hale – Unit B Eagle Heights, Waterside Way, London, N17 9FU

South Tottenham – Fowler Newsam Hall, Avenue Road, London, N15 4EA

Early Years Practitioner

Salary Scale 3 Point 5 – 6: £27,030- £27,438

Contract type Permanent

Contract hours 36 per week

Working hours Monday to Friday between 7.45am and 5.45pm

Start date: as soon as possible

Employer LDBS Academies Trust

About Us
Welcome to the vibrant world of Little Engineers Nursery—a beacon of excellence in early childcare education with two thriving sites nestled in Tottenham Hale and South Tottenham. Our commitment to providing exceptional care and education is underscored by our ‘Good’ rating from Ofsted at both locations.
Established in September 2017 for Tottenham Hale and April 2021 for South Tottenham, our state-of-the-art nurseries are strategically positioned within diverse communities, offering convenient access to local amenities and outstanding transport links.
As integral members of the Tri-School Early Years team and professional network, our nurseries boast meticulously-designed facilities equipped with outstanding resources. At Little Engineers, we prioritise the professional growth of our dedicated staff, investing in their personal development to ensure they deliver the highest standard of care.
The Role
Are you an experienced professional with a relevant Level 3 qualification and a minimum of one year of continuous experience in a nursery setting for ages six months to three years? This full-time position (36 hours per week, Monday to Friday) is your gateway to contributing to a safe, stimulating environment. As a key worker, you will be instrumental in crafting age-appropriate, fun, stimulating, and educational activities. Your role includes taking observations and assessments, providing individualised developmental activities, and adhering to high safeguarding standards outlined in our Nursery Policies and Procedures.
Qualifications and Skills Required:
– Relevant experience in an Early Years setting with children aged six months to three years
– Excellent knowledge and understanding of the EYFS and safeguarding requirements
– Strong written and verbal communication skills
– Clear understanding of an “outstanding” nursery provision
– Positive, clear role model, and a collaborative team player
– NVQ Level 3 in Childcare and Education or equivalent
– Provision of uniform
– Continued Professional Development
– Health Assured Employee Assistance Programme
– Opportunity to collaborate with three excellent primary schools in our Academy Trust
– Room for career progression within the nursery or into a school environment

Join Little Engineers Nursery and become part of a community that values each child’s unique journey while fostering a supportive and stimulating environment. If you are ready to embark on an exciting career, fill in the application form and send it to manager@len.ldbsact.org.

Application form here 

Job description here 

Person specification here 

We look forward to welcoming passionate individuals to our team!

Closing date Monday 5th February 2024
Interview date Wednesday 21st February 2024

The appointment is subject to an enhanced DBS clearance, and Early Years references. The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.