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Senior Nursery Nurse

Salary details: Negotiable depending on experience

Ref: X1938

Employer: External Organisations

Phoenix Day Nursery



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Reason for Vacancy: Permanent Appointment

Hours per Week: 5 days, 36 hours a week

Closing date: 20 August 2019 11:30 PM

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Phoenix day nursery is currently seeking to recruit a Senior Nursery Nurse. The ideal candidate must have a minimum qualification of childcare level 3 with 2 years of work experience. This is a full-time post based in the heart of a diverse community.

We require extremely reliable and flexible member of staff' who is willingly to enhance theirselves and bring their own set of ideas and knowledge that you would have acquired in your previous experiences.

There is ample room of progression for the right candidate. This post if full time, 51 weeks a year.

What we are looking for?

  • A minimum Level 3 qualification in early years education and childcare (e.g. Preschool Learning Alliance Diploma in Pre-school Practice, NVQ 3 or equivalent) and a commitment to obtaining further qualifications as appropriate.
  • Current working experience of the childcare and early education sector.
  • A sound understanding of child development and children’s needs.
  • The ability to carry out observations to a high standard and in accordance with the Early Years Foundation Stage.
  • Good oral and written communication skills.
  • An ability to engage with parents in respect of their child’s development.
  • Good customer awareness.
  • Commitment to equal opportunities.
  • Commitment to young children and families.
  • Friendly, flexible approach.
  • Ability to work as a member of a team and on own initiative.
  • Conversant with current legislation relevant to the Early Years


  • Previous supervision experience
  • Peer on peer observations
  • Carrying out 1-2-1 appraisals
  • Previous exposure to leading a room

This post is for someone to start immediately

If you feel you have the relevant skills and experiences, then please submit your c.v. to phoenix.nursery@yahoo.co.uk. By post or drop your c.v. in person at our office (address above)

If you require further information, please do not hesitate to contact us on 0113 345 6073

We hope to hear from you soon

Kind regards


The above post is not a Leeds City Council vacancy and has been advertised on behalf of the relevant organisation. To apply please follow their application instructions.

The Council does not screen, endorse or affiliate with this company and accept no liability for any loss or damage that may be caused as a result of your responding to this company’s recruitment advert. Any complaints relating to this company, its advertisement or recruitment processes must be directed to the organisation.