Nursery Assistant – Part Time – Sheffield

Sheffield, South Yorkshire
£45 - £55 per day
Education and Training
Part Time

Nursery Assistant

**Location:** S26 area, Sheffield
**Working Hours:** Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, 8:45am – 12:15pm
**Duration:** Start Tuesday, 4th June until Tuesday, 23rd July

**About the Role:**

We are seeking a dedicated and caring Nursery Assistant to join our team at a friendly pre-school in the S26 area of Sheffield. This temporary position requires someone who is passionate about early childhood education and capable of supporting our young learners during their critical developmental stage.

**Responsibilities:**

– Assist in the day-to-day activities and routines of the nursery.
– Support the lead teacher in planning and implementing engaging and educational activities.
– Ensure the safety and well-being of the children at all times.
– Help with snack time, including preparation and clean-up.
– Encourage positive behavior and social interaction among children.
– Maintain a clean, tidy, and stimulating environment.

**Skills and Qualifications Required:**

– Previous experience working with young children in a nursery or similar setting.
– NVQ Level 2 or 3 in Childcare, or equivalent qualification.
– Strong communication skills and the ability to interact with children, parents, and colleagues effectively.
– Patience, empathy, and a genuine love for working with children.
– Ability to follow instructions and work as part of a team.
– Basic understanding of child development and early years’ education principles.
– Reliable and punctual.

**How to Apply:**

If you are interested in this rewarding opportunity and meet the above requirements, please send your CV and a brief cover letter to Rebecca English at rebecca.english@careerteachers.co.uk.

Join us in creating a nurturing and joyful environment where children can thrive!

At Career Teachers we are fully compliant with Agency Worker Regulations, ensuring you receive equal treatment for pay and conditions after a 12 week qualifying period. Please ask for further details.

All quoted rates are inclusive of 12.07% holiday pay.

Important Notice: In order for you to be successful in applying for the above position you should be eligible to work in the UK, or hold a relevant work visa. Safeguarding, quality and integrity are at the heart of what we do. During the application process you are required to:

– Attend an interview in person;

– Give details for us to complete Reference checks;

– Provide an Enhanced DBS disclosure

We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education. We have a policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to reply to individual enquiries. If we have not contacted you within this specified time your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion, we encourage you to please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Thank you. Career Teachers is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its Clients.

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