Vacancies - Nursery Practitioner

Nursery Practitioner

Fantastic opportunity in childcare!

We are looking for a Nursery Practitioner with a Level 3 qualification or Level 2 qualification with the desire to train at level 3.

Working hours have a degree of flexibility but will be between 30-40 hours per week term time and part time hours during holiday times. It is not a necessity to work in the Holiday Club.

Childcare discounts are offered.

Pay competitive depending on experience and hours agreed.

About us

  • The Griffin School is a small independent nursery and wraparound care service.

  • We are based in Salisbury next to Old Sarum and Hudson’s Field. There is substantial parking and there is a bus stop directly outside the building.

  • We are passionate about childcare and giving parents flexible childcare options.  

  • We believe in giving the best opportunities to all children.

The Roles and Opportunities

  • We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic candidate to work in all areas of our nursery in the term time. 

  • There are part time working hours in holiday times available also and can be discussed.

  • The successful candidate will be flexible, hardworking and caring.

  • The candidate must be passionate about children's learning, play and development and have a thorough understanding of the EYFS.

  • The right candidate would be expected to role model behaviours for other members of staff as well as children and uphold our core values of giving every child the best start in life and safeguarding all children.

  • Frequent communication and partnership working with parents is integral in this role for the development and well-being of the children.


Candidate Attributes

  • We are looking for motivated and enthusiastic candidates.

  • The successful candidates will be flexible, hard working and caring.

  • Candidates must be passionate about children's learning, play and development.

  • You will be expected to engage with children and help carry out an interesting and varied programme of activities and trips.


Qualifications and experience

  • Relevant level 3 in childcare or relevant level 2 with a willingness to work towards level 3 is essential.

  • Level 2 in English and Maths is essential.

  • Experience in childcare is essential.



  • Childcare discounts are available

  • NEST pension scheme

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154, Castle Road, Salisbury SP1 3SA