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 Adverts can also be placed in our Nursery news magazine from £385 +VAT, please call us on 01484 40 70 70 

Early Years Vacancies

If you're ready for a new role in childcare, you'll find all the latest vacancies here.

Opposite, you'll also find out how you can advertise your position to thousands of visitors to our website - your first advert is free if you're a member!


If you'd like to work with us here at National Day Nurseries Association, click here for our job vacancies.

Nursery Practitioner

Closing date: 24/02/2017

Location: Stepping Stones Academy Childcare, Hillingdon/ Uxbridge, London
Type: Full-Time
Salary: Dependant on experience
Job description: Stepping stones is looking for level 2/3 or unqualified employees who are willing to complete the childcare course - we offer courses at Stepping Stones!
We are looking for someone to work full time and start ASAP in our nursery in Hillingdon. Employees may be working between our baby and toddler room.

We are looking for someone with:
• Enthusiasm for working with young children
• An interest in the care, learning and development of young children
• A commitment to the provision of high quality childcare
• A positive approach to learning and gaining new skills through teamwork and training opportunities.

How to apply:  Please contact 01895238007 or email steppingstones.hillingdon@gmail.com

Nursery Manager

Closing date: 25/02/2017

Location: Monkey Puzzle Day Nursery Cambridge, East of England
Type: Full-time
Salary: £32,000-35,000
Job description: Nursery Manager required, full time position.
How to apply: Please send your CV to thulie@monkeypuzzlecambridge.co.uk.

Nursery Manager

Closing date: 25/02/2017

Location: Open Doors Day Nursery, Nottingham, East Midlands
Type: Full-time
Salary: Negotiable
Job description: As a Nursery Manager, you will already know that no two days in a nursery are the same! Ultimately our Nursery Manager is responsible for the overall management of the nursery setting in order to ensure the legal and curriculum requirements are met in line with Open Doors' policies and procedures and has a duty of care for all children who have joined the Nursery. We are looking for an inspirational and creative Nursery Manager with strong leadership experience. Strong on management and strong on team development, this is an opportunity to display your interpersonal key skills together with a desire to pull the nursery team together.
How to apply: Please email balalshafayat@hotmail.com.

Nursery Nurses

Closing date: 27/02/2017

Location: Moon River Day Nursery and Pre-School, Bristol, South West
Type: Full-time and Part-time roles available
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Job description: ​We are looking for enthusiastic staff who are passionate about working with pre-school children, to join our brand new team at Moon River Nursery, a lovely new setting in the heart of Bishopston in Bristol. 
For full details and how to apply click here

Nursery Practitioner

Closing date: 28/02/2017

Location: TCCL, South Benfleet, South East
Type: Full-time
Salary: Minimum Wage per hour
Job description: Purpose of post;
• To provide a high standard of physical, emotional, social and intellectual care for children placed in the nursery 
• To give support to other personnel within the nursery
• To implement the daily routine in the base room.
For full details and how to apply click here

Early Years Professional

Closing date: 28/02/2017

Location: Sandleford at St Gabriel's, Newbury, Berkshire, South East
Type: Full-Time
Salary: Up to £16,500 PA
Job description: At the heart of St Gabriel's is Sandleford, where a daily warm welcome awaits children from the age of 6 months to 5 years.
Come and work in our beautiful surroundings at Sandleford. With a minimum Level 2 Childcare qualification you will join our dedicated team in creating a safe place where children become happy, confident and independent learners.

For full details and how to apply click here

Senior Nursery Practitioner/ Team Leader

Closing date: 28/02/2017

Location: Puddleducks Day Nursery, Cannock, West Midlands
Type: Full-time
Salary: Negotiable
Job description: We currently have an opportunity for an excellent practitioner to join our team as a senior room leader.
It is the Senior Nursery Practitioner's duty to participate in the daily supervision of the room and the staff team in accordance with the requirement of company policies, and other relevant legislation; and all local authority and Ofsted requirements. The Senior Nursery Practitioner role is to provide a stimulating, safe and caring environment for all children, promoting equality and diversity at all times.
How to apply: Please email your interest to oliviapuddleducks4@btconnect.com.

Nursery Practitioner

Closing date: 28/02/2017

Location: The Counting House Nursery, Birstall, Batley, West Yorkshire
Type: Full-time
Salary: £7.85 per hour
Job description: We are recruiting a Nursery Nurse/Practitioner to join our small chain of local day nurseries.

You must be a motivated and enthusiastic individual who is committed to delivering the highest standards of quality care and learning opportunities for children. This is an excellent opportunity for a qualified Nursery Practitioner (NVQ Level 3 or above) to join our group of high quality nurseries, with excellent opportunities for career progression.

Successful candidates will have a good working knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage Statutory Framework and Development Matters. They will also be responsible for their own key group of children and be required to plan for their individual learning and development. It is essential that you are able to develop effective relationships with colleagues, parents and outside agencies where required.

How to apply:
Please send a copy of your CV to: highstreet@countinghousenursery.co.uk.

Early Years Professional

Closing date: 28/02/2017

Location: Elms/Oaks Day Nursery, Birmingham, West Midlands
Type: Full-time
Salary: £16,350
Job description: Are you passionate about working in Early Years? If so then this is the perfect opportunity to join our award winning team at the University of Birmingham, all of whom are passionate about providing the highest standard of care to our children.
For full details and how to apply click here

Nursery Practitioner

Closing date: 28/02/2017

Location: Ladybird Nursery, Godalming near Guildford, South East
Type: Full-time
Salary: £15K minimum per annum
Job description: Level 3 Nursery Practitioner  to work a 4-day week (rotated) in small, friendly nursery.
How to apply: Please email Pamela@ladybirdnursery,co,uk or telephone 01483 426717.

Nursery Practitioner

Closing date: 01/03/2017

Location: Happy Tree / China Nido, Shenzhen, China
Type: Full-time
Salary: From £24 ,000 per annum
Job description: An exciting opportunity for Early Years Practitioners and Room Leaders with a new Nursery in Shenzhen, China.
For full details and how to apply click here

Senior nursery practitioner / Team leader

Closing date: 03/03/2017

Location: Flying Start Childcare Ltd, Lytham St Annes
Type: Full-time
Salary: £12,000-£15,000 per year
Job description: Flying Start Childcare Ltd is looking for a Level 3 nursery practitioner. 
How to apply: Please email info@flyingstart-nursery.co.uk

Nursery Practitioner

Closing date: 03/03/2017

Location: Little Nemo Nursery, Islington, London
Type: Full-Time
Salary: Competitive salary
Job description: We are looking for a Level 3 qualified Nursery Nurse Practitioner.
How to apply:  Please email your CV to info@littlenemonusery.co.uk.

Nursery Practitioner

Closing date: 03/03/2017

Location: Oakmount Day Nursery, Bamber Bridge, Preston, North West
Type: Full-time
Salary: Dependent on age/experience
Job description: Full time enthusiastic and experienced Nursery Nurse required for family run Outstanding Nursery. Must hold NVQ level 3 or equivalent qualification. The right candidate should have a wide undertaking of the EYFS, to be able to motivate and challenge the children and work as part of a team. Good communication is essential and the ability to build caring and trusting relationships with staff, children and their families.
How to apply: To be considered for an interview please contact us via telephone 01772 628020 or by emailing nicola.mchaddan@talktalk.net.

Deputy Manager

Closing date: 03/03/2017

Location: Little Rainbows, Liversedge, West Yorkshire
Type: Full-time
Salary: £6.95p/h - £8.00p/h
Job description: Level 3 Early Years Practitioner
How to apply: Please send your CV to littlerainbowsdaynursery@outlook.com for an application form.

Deputy Manager

Closing date: 10/03/2017

Location: TLC Neighbourhood Nursery and Playgroup, Wolverhampton, West Midlands
Type: Full-Time
Salary: Dependent on experience
Job description: The candidate must hold a relevant Level 3 qualification in childcare, with a minimum of 3 years post qualifying experience within an early years setting. We are looking for a self-motivated, hands-on and organised person to support the nursery manager to run our provision and ensure the best outcomes for all our children and families.
For full details and how to apply click here

Early years professional

Closing date: 10/03/2017

Location: Hopes and Dreams Montessori Nursery School, Islington, London
Type: Full-time
Salary: £20,000
Job description: A well-established Outstanding Nursery School in Islington is looking to recruit an enthusiastic and self-motivated Montessori Teacher to work with a team of Montessori Teachers caring for children aged 2.5 – 5 years.
For full details and how to apply click here

Nursery Manager

Closing date: 10/03/2017

Location: HappyWoods Nursery, Enfield, London
Type: Full-time
Salary: Up to £27,000
Job description: Our nursery is located within 5 minutes from Enfield Town. The nursery is a medium sized setting catering from 35 to 55 children with excellent outdoor space and indoor facilities. 
Street parking is available with excellent transport links and plenty of amenity shops.
For full details and how to apply click here

Nursery Practitioner

Closing date: 10/03/2017

Location: First Steps Nursery, Handsworth, Birmingham, West Midlands
Type: Full-time, 40 Hours per week
Salary: To be confirmed
Job description:  First Steps Nursery is looking for a level 3 nursery practitioner to work full time (Term time only)
How to apply: Please contact 0121 554 6851 or email Handsworth@firststeps-daynursery.com.

Nursery Manager

Closing date: 10/03/2017

Location: Circus Day Nursery and Pre School, Cheltenham 
Type: 38 hours a week over 4 days
Salary: Based on qualifications and experience
Job description: Circus Day Nursery and Pre School is looking for a Level 3 qualified nursery practitioner to join its friendly team. The applicant must have a passion for looking after children, be able to plan activities and have a good working knowledge of the EYFS.
How to apply: Please email your CV and covering letter to info@circusdaynursery.co.uk

Nursery Practitioner

Closing date: 12/03/2017

Location: Glenhurst Nursery & Pre School, Havant, South East
Type: Part-time
Salary: Discussed at interview
Job description:  Glenhurst is looking for level 2/3 practitioners who are ready to work in a spacious and well resourced setting looking after our group of kind and caring little learners.
For full details and how to apply click here

Nursery Manager

Closing date: 13/03/2017

Location: Bright Sojourner Nursery, London SE1
Type: Full-time
Salary: £30,000
Job description: Bright Sojourner Nursery is a newly opened nursery that offers full time day care to local families, and we pride ourselves on offering the highest quality childcare. We are currently seeking a highly qualified, experienced nursery manager to enhance the foundation and help grow the nursery.
For full details and how to apply click here

Early Years Professional

Closing date: 31/03/2017

Location: Easy Steps Limited, Acton London
Type: Full-time
Salary: £16.000- £20.000 depending on experience
Job description: Working with children with autism and related developmental disorders in a new established SEN early intervention nursery. A great opportunity to learn new skills and to develop your professional career within early intervention. A highly fulfilling job with an excellent and very supportive team of professionals.
How to apply: Please send your CV and references to info@bloomingtree.co.uk.