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Nursery Assistant
  • Employer: London Borough Of Waltham Forest
  • Reference: SCH/20/118732
  • Published: Tue 14/01/2020, 14:05 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 31/01/2020, 9:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: 0 hours per week, zero hours contract
  • Salary: zero hours contract
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Little Learners Nursery,St Saviour’s, Verulam Avenue, , Waltham Forest

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Nursery Assistant

Nursery Practitioner (Zero hours contract)

Post available: Nursery Practitioner- level 1,2 or 3

Salary: £10 per hour

Employer: Nurseries of St Mary’s and St Saviour’s

Location: Walthamstow

Contract Type: Zero Hours Contract

Contract Term: Zero hours Contract

Closing date: 31st January 2020

We are looking to recruit support in the nurseries on a Zero Hours contract but with hours of 3pm-6pm most days and as and when cover as required.  You would work with our babies (Aged 1-2 years) and toddlers (Aged 2-3 years). You could hold a level 1 or 2 qualification in childcare, but this is not essential. The role would be suitable for an exciting opportunity to support the Nurseries on an ad hoc basis 

You will:

  • Provide the children with a safe, secure and home like environment
  • Have a working knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage
  • Operate a key person system and liaise with parents, carers, and senior staff
  • Plan, organise and implement a programme of activities to meet the needs of this age group and each individual child’s needs and interests
  • Work as part of a highly motivated and professional team

Do you have:

  • An appropriate qualification and/or recognised by the DFE as full and relevant for the EYFS.
  • The commitment to provide first class childcare
  • The ability to promote good practice in a professional manner
  • Good organisational skills
  • A caring, kind and approachable manner
  • An understanding of how children develop and learn
  • Good English, Mathematics and ICT skills
  • The ability to work on your own initiative

We can offer:

  • A welcoming Nursery
  • Close links with the church and local community
  • Enthusiastic, well-behaved children who are eager to learn
  • Hardworking, motivated and positive colleagues


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo Child Protection screening, including checks with past employers and the Criminal Records Bureau. References will be taken up before interviews are offered.

Contact information

Address: St Saviour’s, Verulam Avenue, Walthamstow, London, E17 8ER

Tel: 020 8520 0612


All completed applications should be returned to Alison Brown.

Early application is encouraged as we review applications throughout the advertising period and reserve the right to close the advert earlier than the stated deadline​