Hours : Term Time Only
Contract Type : Temporary Maternity Cover
Service : First Steps Bath
This is not a Bath & North East Somerset Council Vacancy
If you're a motivated and experienced qualified Nursery Practitioner with a passion for Early Years and supporting children with additional needs we would love to hear from you!
First Steps (Bath) is a charity and social enterprise, we are relentless in our mission to raise aspirations for children, families and communities through our Early Years Centers.
We are passionate about our staff; we believe they are key to enabling children to develop, learn in a safe environment and to build a positive relationship with parents.
We are looking for a Senior Nursery Practitioner at our specialist Early Years Education Centre, Bath Opportunity Preschool.
NVQ level 3 in early years and childcare or equivalent).As a member of a specialist team you will lead in the planning, organising and delivery of activities and creating learning experiences designed to improve outcomes for pre-school children with special educational needs.
You will work in partnership with parents, carers and partner organisations.
Qualifications required :
NVQ level 3 in early years and childcare or equivalent.
Experience required :
Post-qualifying experience with children and families, experience of leading and developing a staff team and a thorough understanding of the process for supporting children with special educational needs and knowledge of local services for them would be an advantage.
These posts are subject to enhanced Disclosure and Barring Check (DBS) checks.
If you are passionate about inclusion and increasing opportunities for all children then please apply.
We offer many staff benefits which include a pension scheme with employer / employee matched contributions of 5%.A list of staff benefits is displayed on our web site.
Interview date : Wednesday 4th March
Closing date :
12 o'clock24th of February 2020
To receive an application pack please contact Reception on 01225 444791 or email
For an informal discussion about the post after receiving the pack, please contact :
Stef Walbyoff, BOP Manager
Or call 01225830972
Alternatively, you can visit our website and go to Who are we / work for us.