Salary: Competitive Salary

Weekly Hours: 25

Vacancy Location: Pelsall

Expiry Date: 18/08/2022



YMCA Black Country Group is a group of YMCA charitable companies & associated trading subsidiaries (“the Association”) operating in the Black Country and South Staffordshire area. The charity employs approximately 200 staff across several sites, delivering a wide range of community services including support & advice, accommodation, family work, health & well-being, training & education.

YMCA enables people to develop their full potential in mind, body and spirit. Inspired by, and faithful to, our Christian values, we create supportive, inclusive and energizing communities, where young people can truly belong, contribute and thrive.

Responsibilities for the role of a Nursery Practitioner include but aren’t limited to:

  • Contributing to promoting good practice and maintaining a high quality provision
  • Completing observations, planning, and prepare a variety of learning enriched activities for your key group using the Early Years Foundation Stage
  • Offering support and guidance to parents/carers enabling them to extend their own skills, and by boosting their confidence and self-esteem, ensure the emotional wellbeing of their child.

You will be motivated and passionate about working with children and their families, and strive to provide a safe and stimulating learning environment for children to grow and develop. Ensuring the child in your care is able to use equipment and materials provided.  Motivating and encouraging the Child as required by providing levels of individual attention, reassurance and help with learning tasks as appropriate to their needs.

 

Benefits

Apart from a competitive salary and the opportunity to work for a company that is passionate about giving back to the community, the successful applicant will also receive:

  • 20 days annual leave plus 8 Statutory Bank Holidays per annum, pro rata
  • Annual Leave increase based on length of service
  • Life Assurance scheme
  • 24/7 Confidential Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
  • Wellbeing Support
  • Long Service awards
  • SimplyHealth, health cash plan e.g. dental care, physiotherapy, diagnostic consultation, test and scans and many more
  • Access to benefits on our IMHR Plus online portal, offering discounts at major brands and retailers

All applicants must complete an application form before submission and complete enhanced DBS check before taking up the role.

Closing Date for completed applications
18th August 2022
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Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Statement

At YMCA Black Country Group, diversity and inclusion is at the centre of everything we do. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. We believe in promoting and enhancing inclusion, diversity and equality and welcome and encourage applications from all areas of the community, who meet the criteria for the role, regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex, or sexual orientation. We encourage and support the recruitment, retention and career development of people from as wide a range as possible of ethnic, cultural and social backgrounds. We look forward to receiving your application.

To apply for this vacancy please click on the link below:

https://ymcablackcountrygroup.peoplehr.net/Pages/JobBoard/Opening.aspx?v=b46f69dd-7997-40f3-9915-7d955f01fa00