Early Years Practitioner
Job Ref: 21/271 | Organisation: TEC Partnership
Early Years Practitioner 21/271
£17,221 FTE salary (£6,002.18 pro rata per annum)
15 hours per week, 38 weeks per year
Location: Little Stars
The Grimsby Institute is part of the TEC Partnership, which is a large, innovative, dynamic and financially sound organisation. We are officially an “Outstanding” educational provider.
We are now offering a fantastic opportunity to join the Grimsby Institute in the role of an Early Years Practitioner. If you are a team player who is passionate about helping learners reach their full potential, then we want to hear from you!
About the role
The successful candidate will be expected to help in serving up lunches and carrying out key food safety standards. They will be key in encouraging children to try their lunches and new foods, along with preparing teas for the children and ensuring the kitchen space is clean. This position involves working directly with children in setting up activities after dinners, observing children play and informing the key workers responsible for development. Your will be involved in meeting children’s care needs in terms of personal care and children’s health and wellbeing.
About the person
You will have a passion for children and fulfilling their learning and development and health and wellbeing. You must hold at least a level 2 qualification in childcare or equivalent. A food safety certificate would be desirable but not essential as training would be provided. A paediatric first aid certificate would also be desirable. Experience of working with children from birth to 5 years is essential, Observational and record keeping skills are also essential. Communication skills and teamwork are also needed within this role.
In return for your experience and skills, we can offer you a good salary, pension membership, access to a wide range of other Group benefits and opportunities for career progression and personal development.
If having read the job description you are interested in this role, please press the “Apply Now” button and send us your application.
The closing date for this advert is 23rd January 2022
The TEC Partnership is committed to Prevent Duty, Equality, Diversity & Inclusion and promoting British Values within the workplace. We are an equal opportunity workplace. Safeguarding is a priority for us, as well as ensuring the welfare of children and young people and we expect the same commitment from all staff and volunteers.
All posts are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Clearance through the DBS, references that cover the last two years of employment and other checks may also be required.
Please note that all employees must have Literacy and Numeracy to at least Level 2.
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