We have an exciting opportunity for a Bank Nursery Practitioner to join our team in Solihull. You will join us on a zero hours’ basis working various shifts from Monday to Friday, as and when needed, in return you will receive National Minimum Wage. Our nursery has places for children from 0 – 5 years of age. We need an enthusiastic Bank Nursery Practitioner to create a warm and friendly atmosphere to support the children in their growth and development. YMCA enables people to develop their full potential in mind, body and spirit. Inspired by and faithful to our Christian values, we create supportive, energising and creative communities where young people can truly belong, contribute and thrive. The Nursery Practitioner Role: With your knowledge of working in an EYFS setting you will be able to create an enabling environment where all children can reach their potential through a child centred approach. As a Nursery Practitioner, you will respect the confidentiality of information received from all sources to safeguard the children in your care whilst working with staff, parents and external agencies to ensure every child is given the support they require. To be successful as our Nursery Practitioner role, you will be: - NVQ Level 2 - Experience of work in an EYFS setting and knowledge of EYFS Curriculum requirements - Experience of supervising and developing other staff members - Experience of working to OFSTED Standards - PC Literate - Knowledge Safeguarding and Health & Safety policies and procedures - Able to form excellent relationships with children and other team members - Able to plan and implement a range of activities suited to the age range and ability of the child and maintain accurate records of children’s’ achievements Desirable - NVQ Level 3 - A good level of general education, to at least GCSE level in English and Maths, or equivalent - First Aid Training Closing date for applications: 12pm, Friday 5th April 2019. Application notes: after clicking ‘apply’, you will be emailed an application pack. CVs will not be considered for shortlisting, you must return the completed application form to complete the application process. So, what are you waiting for? If you would like to join our team as a Bank Nursery Practitioner then please click ‘apply’ today – don’t miss out, we’d love to hear from you!