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Early Years Educator

Role:

To support and assist in the provision of a full time day care of the highest quality, in a holistic setting.

 Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Be willing to work with children of various ages from babies to after school children.
  • Perform a variety of tasks, such a nappy changing, toileting, sterilising, feeding, nap supervision and engaging in play.
  • Conduct observations & learning stories for key children.
  • Follow the policies & procedures of the service at all times.
  • Cleaning, tidying and storage of equipment and toys after use.
  • Co-ordinate the implementation of activities suitable for different age groups.
  • Maintain room and equipment to ensure the health and safety of children at all times.
  • Ensure a good standard of hygiene.
  • Organise materials and toys to the benefit of children throughout the day.
  • Support children’s developments – emotional, social, physical and cognitive in carrying out activities.
  • Attend meetings and undergo training as required.
  • Be aware of Child Protection Procedures and advise manager should you have any concerns about a child.
  • Maintain strict confidentiality – any breach of confidentiality about children or their families will constitute gross misconduct.
  • Perform other reasonable and relevant duties as may be assigned from time to time.
  • Perform school collections as per collections policy.
  • Weekly planning & emerging interests.
  • Floor books & interest tables.

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