The First Steps Moorland Children’s Centre in Bath is looking for maternity cover for its Senior Practioner role.

The centre is looking for a qualified and experienced early years practitioner (NVQ level 3 in early years and childcare or equivalent, with at least two years post-qualifying experience and preferably with EYPS ) to join the team at First Steps Moorlands Children’s Centre. The successful applicant will lead on ensuring high quality provision for children. They will also create a safe and nurturing environment and plan, organise and deliver activities and learning experiences designed to improve outcomes for very young children.

Applicants will need to be qualified to at least NVQ level 3 in early years and childcare or equivalent, and have 12 hour Paediatric First Aid Course and a current Food Hygiene certificate (desirable).

They will also need to have significant experience (e.g. two years post-qualification) of working in an early years setting, as well as experience of working towards or achieving a quality assurance award (desirable).

The full time posts runs from the end of September 2017, with closing dates for applications being 12 noon on 31 July.

To receive an application pack please contact Reception on 01225 444791 or by email email hidden; JavaScript is required. Alternatively, you can visit www.firststepsbath.org.uk and go to the ‘jobs & opportunities’ vacancies section