We have a vacancy for a qualified Childcare Practitioner in our
purpose built nursery, Little Learners based on the beautiful
Whiteknights Campus of the University of Reading. Little
Learners Nursery, provides up to 106-day care places for
children from 3 months to statutory school age.
We are looking for a highly motivated individual who is
passionate and dedicated to working with children and who can
demonstrate a sound commitment to safeguarding and health and
safety. Working in a nursery is a fast paced environment with
continually changing demands but provides a fulfilling and
This is an excellent opportunity to start or progress your
career as part of a friendly team and within a nursery that
prides itself for providing exceptional standards of care.
The ideal candidate should have:
- Level 3 Childcare (or equivalent) qualification.
- Caring, self-motivated and reliable
- Good communications skills
Promoting positive relationships with children and their
- Excellent understanding of the EYFS and safe-guarding.
- Staff discount on childcare.
Perkbox – discounts from retail to cinema tickets via online
system which is easy to use and includes confidential employee
- Flexible 21 days’ annual leave.
- Plus, Bank holidays
Plus, an additional 6 days (for Christmas and Easter
- Closed over Christmas with paid leave.
- Working 4 days per week.
This role is subject to an Enhanced DBS check and NVQ Level 3
qualification (or equivalent) in Childcare.
If you would like further information about the role please
or call 0118 3784128. To apply
please download the application pack below and return to
Closing Date: 6th June 2021
Information for Applicants
RUSU Application Form
RUSU Diversity Monitoring Form
Nursery Nurse Job Description