by | Jan 6, 2021

Early Years Practitioner

Early Years Practitioner

Feathered Skies Limited – Middle Wallop, Stockbridge, Hampshire

30-35 hours per week

Feathered Skies Nursery & Preschool provides high-quality care and education for children below statutory school age.

We are truly passionate about giving every child the best foundations for lifelong learning and holistic happiness, whilst offering children and their families a service that promotes equality and values diversity and now we are looking for someone who shares our vision to join the team.

This is a truly exciting role where you’ll get to work with a small and brilliant team whilst providing safe, high quality education and care for young children.

You will need to have experience of working in an Early Years environment and you’ll need to be qualified to at least Early Years Education and Childcare Level 3 (or equivalent).

You will have a sound understanding of child development and be able to provide examples of how you have delivered high quality education and learning to children. You’ll also have demonstrable and detailed knowledge of current legislation for Early Years and a commitment to continuously promoting a culture of safeguarding.

You’ll also need to have experience of Ofsted, Early Years SENCO and working in a Day Nursery with very young children. You must be able to build strong relationships with parents/families and be able to demonstrate a real passion for working with children.

A current Paediatric First Aid qualification and/or First Aid at Work is desirable but not essential.

We are an independent nursery that has an excellent reputation for its childcare provision and promotes an open, friendly, and supportive environment. We invest in our staff and are passionate about their development.

Salary: a competitive, variable hourly rate dependent upon skills and experience (ranging from £8.72 – £10.72), plus excellent development opportunities and ongoing training and development along with childcare, bonus scheme, pension scheme and 20 days holiday.

Feathered Skies is an Equal Opportunities Employer that is committed to all workers and job applicants being treated equally and given the same set of opportunities regardless of their age, sex, race, disability, sexual orientation, disability, culture or anything other personal characteristic that might be discriminated against. All applicants must have eligibility to work in UK.

Safeguarding requirement: Feathered Skies Limited is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. It is a requirement of all staff that they share this commitment and follow the prescribed policy and procedures to continuously promote a culture of safeguarding across the whole organisation.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

To apply for this role please send your full CV to our HR Consultant at

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