Nursery Practitioner

Job Category: Nursery Nursery Nurse Nursery practitioner
Job Type: Nursery Nurse Permanent
Job Location: South East London

I am looking for an experienced Nursery Practitioner to join one of my client nurseries in Brockley. 

The nursery itself offers an exciting and vibrant environment with great facilities as well as strong working relationships. 

This is a fantastic opportunity as the staff working at this nursery are highly valued. This is reflected in the benefits on offer, such as:

  • Weekly classes such as yoga, meditation, boxing, exercise classes and massages!
  • Paid for online training/courses.
  • Week induction to support a sound understanding of ethos, setting and to getting to know the team.
  • ‘Employee of the moment’ gift card.
  • Team building days out i.e Painting Balling, Go Karting, Go Ape.
  • Staff lunch.
  • Access to excellent training and development programme where you will take part in 3 professional development days per year.
  • Additional annual leave days for each year of employment.
  • Uniform is provided
  • Paid social nights


  •  Level 3 in Child Care, NNEB  (or equivalent). Level 2 will be considered if the candidate has the appropriate experiences. 
  • An Enhanced DBS subscribed to the Update Service or a willingness to undertake one
  • At least 6 months’ UK experience working within Nurseries or Children’s Centre settings
  • Some experience of leading staff in an Early Years Setting 
  • Be hard working with a passion for Early Years Education
  • Be able to build strong relationships with children, colleagues and parents
  • Have sound knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage and safeguarding
  • Ability to promote positive relationships with parents, children and colleagues
  • Be a role model for positive behaviour
  • Plan and provide engaging activities that children are inspired by

Why work with Educ8?

Educ8 Services recruits for a wide range of schools and other educational establishments across the UK so if this role is not for you, please get in touch as we most likely have one that is!

Educ8 also provide permanent positions for either part-time or full-time work as well as supply / cover work.

We will ensure that you are well supported in this role and aim to provide you with further excellent opportunities in your career.

To do this, we will:

  • Provide you with your own dedicated Educ8 consultant who will provide ongoing support and guidance
  • Provide free regular CPD and training
  • Offer an efficient clearance process in order to register you and get you working as quickly as possible
  • Provide an excellent ‘recommend a friend’ scheme

If you are interested, then please send in your CV today!

It is important that applicants understand that our vacancies require a formal qualification that is recognised in the UK.

Educ8 are committed to the safeguarding of children and young people and expect all applicants to share the same commitment.

Due to sheer volumes of applications, we are unable to respond to applicants that do not meet the qualification requirements – if you would like to discuss your qualifications before application please contact a member of the Educ8 team.

£18,500 – £22,000/annum qualification & experience pending

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