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Early Years Practitioner - Caversham Nursery School (All Year Round)
  • Employer: Reading Borough Council
  • Reference: SCH/21/169370
  • Published: Tue 19/10/2021, 9:55 AM
  • Closing on: Wed 10/11/2021, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £20,493 to £21,748 Per Year
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Caversham Nursery School, Berkshire

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Early Years Practitioner - Caversham Nursery School (All Year Round)

£20,493 to £21,748 Per Year

Full-Time (Permanent) Starting November 2021 or sooner

All year round, 37 hours per week, with key person responsibilities, compressed hours working 4 days a week, across Monday to Friday.


Due to expansion, we are looking for an Early Years Practitioner to join our Outstanding nursery team. 

Applicants must be qualified to at least NVQ Level 3 or equivalent in childcare and education, with at least 2-years’ experience of working with children from birth to 5 years and in the delivery of high quality childcare and education.  

You must be warm, caring, organised and dynamic, have an excellent knowledge of the EYFS and be self-motivated. You will provide a safe, happy and stimulating environment where children are at the forefront of all you do.


We offer a competitive salary alongside a range of benefits including:

  • Local Government Pension Scheme
  • Compressed hours over 4 days a week
  • 24 days holiday plus public holidays (rising to 32 after service)
  • Discounted Childcare scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Season ticket loans
  • A range of local discounts


Please email or call 0118 937 5429 for an application pack.  Visit our website for more details: 


Closing date: Wednesday 10th November 2021

Shortlisting: Thursday 11th November 2021       

Interviews:  Tuesday 16th November 2021


Please do not send a C.V. For the purposes of Equal Opportunities, we can only accept Reading Borough Council application forms.

We have a strong commitment to inclusion and safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.  We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

We follow safer recruitment practises.  Successful applicants will be required to provide satisfactory background checks, references and an enhanced DBS disclosure will be sought.

Reading Borough Council is a Disability Confident Employer and is committed to the recruitment and continued employment of people with disabilities. We seek the best talent from the widest pool of people as diversity is the key to our success.