Nursery Assistant - Lunch Cover

Cv-Library Oxfordshire OX1 3TT

Posted 2 weeks ago

Worldwide Education is currently looking for reliable candidates to cover lunch shifts within a lovely Nursery based in the Oxfordshire area. Typically you would work Monday-Friday, 10:30 am

  • 2:30 pm on a temporary basis. This is a great opportunity for a Nursery Assistant who is seeking a part-time position supporting a fantastic team who are passionate about children and providing the best learning experience for them.

Main responsibilities:

Covering the lunch period, typically 10:30 am

  • 2:30 pm, Monday-Friday
    Work in partnership with staff and parents
    Ensure that the health and safety and well-being of children is maintained
    Deliver high standards of care and education
    Adhere to the Nursery Safeguarding Policy and manage the safety of the children in your care at ALL times
    Report any accidents to the relevant member of staff in the room you are based in
    Have passion and enthusiasm for providing a fun and stimulating environment for children
    Be a proactive member of staff offering support wherever needed

Essential criteria:

Good understanding of Safeguarding and children's basic needs
Able to work independently and use own initiative
Able to work as a team member
Have a keen interest in childhood development and education

Desirable criteria:

Previous experience working within an Early Years setting
Level 2 or above qualification in Childcare
Food and Hygiene, First Aid, Safeguarding certificates


Competitive salary
Part-time flexible hours
Excellent career progression opportunities
DBS on the update service

Lunch Cover staff will be employed on a zero-hour contract, meaning they can choose to accept or decline work where it suits them and get paid for the hours worked only.

Due to the nature of this role, you will be required to undertake an enhanced criminal record disclosure, together with safeguarding checks, including qualifications and references.

If you feel you have the skills, knowledge and experience we are looking for then please submit your CV into us today

Nursery Assistant - Lunch Cover