Senior Children’s Practitioner - Baby Room Lead

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 25/02/2020 23:59
£17,940 - £18,525 (negotiable) per year salaried
Job Category:
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Coxhoe, Durham
Closing date:
25 Feb
Further Information

Hippitots are offering an exciting opportunity for an individual to join our well established, outstanding setting and contribute to a high quality caring and educational environment for children birth to 12 years, starting as soon as possible. We are committed to providing the best start in life for every child.

You must think outside the box to enable us to create inspirational environments for children to experience. At Hippitots we love getting messy, singing, the outdoors and you must have a desire to be part of a wonderful team. In turn we will provide you, alongside the children, with a setting that cares about you that puts our staff at the forefront of our business allowing you to develop, grow in confidence and feel valued.

We are looking to recruit a senior children’s practitioner who will be the lead in our baby room with minimum of NVQ level 4, NNEB, Cache Diploma, or equivalent in early years/childcare with experience.

Our busy baby room is a six place room for babies 0-18 months old where we are proud to start their journey through Hippitots. We are looking for a baby room lead to oversee the care and learning of babies, working alongside our EYP and experienced staff.

If you would like to join our team we would love to hear from you. Please email enquiries@hippitots.co.uk with a copy of your CV to request an application form.

Post to start: As soon as possible

Closing date: 25th February 2020

Interviews will be held on: Late afternoon Wednesday 4th and Thursday 5th March 2020.

Applicants shortlisted for interview are welcome to visit Hippitots prior to interview.

Purpose of Post:

• To ensure a high standard of intellectual, physical, emotional and social care for the children, within statutory and regulatory requirements throughout the setting;
• To be responsible for any tasks delegated by the Manager, Deputy Manager, and Early Years Professional (EYP)
• To be a key person in Hippitots;
• To support children through all the development stages of the EYFS;

Key Areas:

Work with children aged 0 - 12 years;

• Team work;
• Liaise with Parents/carers
• Implement management team decisions

Hours of work: Permanent 37.5 hours per week Monday to Friday all year round within hours of 7.30am till 6pm. Overtime maybe available.

Pay: £17,940.00 - £18,525.00 (negotiable) per year salaried.

Recruitment policy:

As part of our recruitment policy we will only accept candidates who have completed an application form

Please note
This job is closed for applications.