Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Nursery Practitioner


Job Description:

Step Teachers are looking for a qualified Nursery Practitioner. This nursery prides itself on a child-led, practical approach to learning. The nursery would like someone to join the team on a full-time basis but is happy to discuss part-time for the right person. 

As a Nursery Practitioner, your responsibilities will include:
  • Supporting the development of children’s language and communication skills.
  • Encouraging positive behaviour and providing pastoral support to children when required.
  • Preparing and setting up activities, ensuring that resources are available and used appropriately.
  • Providing feedback to parents and carers on children’s progress and achievements.
  • Fostering a safe and inclusive atmosphere.
As a Nursery Practitioner, you will have the following:
  • Level 3 qualification in Early Years Education or equivalent
  • Previous experience in a nursery or early childhood education setting
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work collaboratively as part of a team
  • Hold a valid Paediatric First Aid qualification
Why Step Teachers?

With over 20 years in supplying educational professionals across North London, Hertfordshire, East Anglia and Plymouth, we have and continue to build long-standing, exclusive relationships with many schools and academy trusts across these regions. We have a resolute team that takes pride in helping and nurturing our teachers, and a dedicated local consultant will always be on hand to support you through your journey with us.

Step Teachers are an agency listed as an approved supplier on the Crown Commercial Service and are proud to be REC audited. This ensures we are carrying out comprehensive checks in line with the REC Code of Professional Practice and are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Upon registration, candidates will be subject to a variety of checks including an enhanced DBS check, full references including your most recent employer, and verification of eligibility to work in the UK.

Weekly pay is processed through PAYE. We offer high street, travel, gym membership and many other exclusive discounts, along with physical and emotional well-being services as standard with our pay portal.
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  • Job Type

    Contract, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Education
  • Years Experience

    1+ years