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Childcare Practitioner

Term Entry
Type Hours
Part Time (24 hours per week)
Monday to Friday
Withernsea Children's Centre, Hull Road, Withernsea, HU19 2EQ
Closing date
Job closes on 14 August
Interview date
Interviews are To be confirmed
Service area
Service area: Children and Young Persons
Job reference
Job reference: CYSP000468
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The job itself

We are looking for a confident, enthusiastic and experienced practitioner to work all year, in our busy Day Nursery. We offer childcare places to children between the ages of 6 weeks -5 years from 7.30am – 5pm.

Withernsea Day Nursery is an extremely busy setting and you would be expected to work at a fast pace and to a high standard, however you will receive full support from knowledgeable practitioners and coaching from your Manager as you settle into a very welcoming team.

You should hold at least a level 2 Childcare qualification and be able to work flexibly to meet the needs of the parents/carers.

You will support a safe and stimulating learning environment for children and their carer’s and demonstrates a good understanding of how to motivate and engage children with their development and learning.

You will need sound knowledge of how to safeguard children and protect them from harm.

You should have experience of supporting parents and an understanding of and commitment to working with parents as first educators of their children.

You will act as a key person to a small group of children, liaising closely and building an effective relationship with parents/carers and ensuring each child’s needs are recognised and met.


Want to know more?

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Claire Walker
Day Care Manager
01964 615386
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Pay and reward

The Council is undertaking a review of pay and reward as part of its ambitions to attract and retain employees by having effective pay and development structures in place to support modern ways of working and to support the provision of Council services which meet local priorities. Please note that the future terms and conditions of this post may change following the outcome of this review.

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