Sheffield University ’Students’ Union Nursery provides early year’s provision for children aged 6 months to 5 years old, offering high quality teaching and learning experiences, delivering the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) framework and registered with Ofsted.
The Nursery has 64 childcare places per session and is located close to the University campus with excellent transport links.
We are looking to recruit a qualified Early Years Practitioner who will deliver the EYFS curriculum and be responsible for child development via recording, assessment and planning. You will also be expected to work with families to build open and professional partnerships.
You will have a minimum level 3 qualification in child care and 1 years’ experience of working with children outside of your childcare training. You should have strong communication skills and be able to interact positively with children to create an excellent learning environment.
A satisfactory enhanced DBS clearance will be required for this role.
This role will be to cover a current staff member's maternity. We expect the end date of this role to be in March/April 2020.
Working at the Students' Union
Here at the Sheffield Student’s Union we employ excellent staff. Our staff follow behaviours which have been developed in line with our organisational strategy for staff to aspire to.
Some of the key behaviours we look for in our workforce are:
We welcome applications from those who feel they possess these key behaviours
You will work in an exciting and progressive environment and enjoy great staff benefits:
Salary: £17,553 - £20,651 per annum
Hours: 37.5 hours per week (Monday to Fridays on a rota between 8am -6pm)
Closing date: Wednesday 28th August at 11:45pm
Interviews: Tuesday 3rd September
Start date: As soon as possible
Sheffield Students' Union welcomes applications from all candidates irrespective of age, pregnancy and maternity, disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief, or marital or civil partnership status.