Recruitment

 

Bright Stars Nursery has stringent recruitment procedures in place to ensure that we recruit appropriately qualified staff that will be able to provide the best possible care and education for our nursery children.Untitled

The safety of our nursery children is our highest priority and we comply with all relevant legislation to ensure that all staff have the appropriate clearance to work with children. In addition all our staff are required to attend training in Child Protection, Paediatric First Aid and Food Hygiene which we believe contributes to our high standard of care. We ensure that we recruit members of staff at each of our Nurseries that hold high level qualifications such as; Qualified Teacher Status, Early Years Teacher Status, Early Years Professional Status, BA or Foundation Degree in Early Childhood Studies and NVQ Level 4 in Childcare and Education. In addition we strive to ensure that all our staff are NVQ Level 3 qualified or working towards this level qualification. Regular training is available to all staff through a variety of providers and this is complemented by in-house training and staff supervision and appraisals on a regular basis.

We are an equal opportunities employer and are committed to supporting our local communities by working with local schools and colleges to provide work experience placements and apprenticeships for young people within our communities. We are keen to promote the value of working with children as a rewarding career choice and are happy to contribute in this way.

Are you looking for an inspiring role in childcare?
Join our committed teams as we aim to ensure
that the children in our care grow into
Bright Stars of the Future
– achieving the very best that they can be.
-Nikki

CURRENT VACANCIES:

Quality & Operations Director – Cheshunt

40,000-45,000 p.a. (40 hrs/week)

We are seeking an enthusiastic and efficient person to join our senior management team to provide strategic and effective leadership and management for all staff within the Quality and Operations functions. This includes Nursery Managers, their staff teams and the HRM function across all our nurseries. You will have extensive experience in the day nursery sector at management level, with Area Nursery Manager or similar experience. The postholder will be based at our Head Office in Cheshunt.

Minimum qualification, Level 5 in Childcare & Education

For queries or to receive a detailed Job Description please call Yiannis on 01992 676631 or email: yiannis@brightstarsnursery.ltd.uk

Please email CVs together with any additional information by email to: yiannis@brightstarsnursery.ltd.uk or by post to: Recruitment, Bright Stars Nursery Limited, Littlebury, College Road, Cheshunt, Hertfordshire, EN8 9NQ

Enhanced DBS checks will be carried out on all successful applicants.

Nursery Practitioner- Cheshunt

We are looking for a passionate Nursery Practitioner to join our Bright Stars team. Our ideal candidate must have a minimum of NNEB OR NVQ3 qualification in Childcare. You must be energetic, enthusiastic, be able to work using your own initiative but also be able to contribute to a dedicated team. The position is a full-time role, working 8am-6pm, Monday to Friday, 49 weeks of the year.

Your role will include;

  • Overseeing the smooth running and high-quality early years practice within the room
  • Being a key person carrying out all related responsibilities in building relationships with a small group of children and their families according to the EYFS
  • Promoting positive relationships with parents, children and colleagues.
  • Ensuring health, safety and wellbeing of the children.

Nursery Apprentice- Littlebury, Cheshunt

We are looking for someone who is passionate about working with children to join our Bright Stars team. You must be energetic, enthusiastic, be able to work using your own initiative but also be able to contribute to a dedicated team. We organise the apprenticeship programme through our training providers, the position is full time, working from 8am-6pm, Monday to Friday, 49 weeks of the year.

Nursery Practitioner- Edmonton

We are looking for a passionate Nursery Practitioner to join our Bright Stars team. Our ideal candidate must have a minimum of NNEB OR NVQ3 qualification in Childcare. You must be energetic, enthusiastic, be able to work using your own initiative but also be able to contribute to a dedicated team. The position is a full-time role, working 8am-6pm, Monday to Friday, 49 weeks of the year.

Your role will include;

  • Overseeing the smooth running and high-quality early years practice within the room
  • Being a key person carrying out all related responsibilities in building relationships with a small group of children and their families according to the EYFS
  • Promoting positive relationships with parents, children and colleagues.
  • Ensuring health, safety and wellbeing of the children.

Nursery Practitioner- Southgate

We are looking for a passionate Nursery Practitioner to join our Bright Stars team. Our ideal candidate must have a minimum of NNEB OR NVQ3 qualification in Childcare. You must be energetic, enthusiastic, be able to work using your own initiative but also be able to contribute to a dedicated team. The position is a term time only role, working from 8am-4pm, Monday to Friday, 39 weeks of the year. This role is perfect for a candidate that is looking to have that work & life balance, yet still be occupied by a permanent job role.

Your role will include;

  • Overseeing the smooth running and high-quality early years practice within the room
  • Being a key person carrying out all related responsibilities in building relationships with a small group of children and their families according to the EYFS
  • Promoting positive relationships with parents, children and colleagues.
  • Ensuring health, safety and wellbeing of the children.

Nursery Apprentice- Pre-school, Southgate

We are looking for someone who is passionate about working with children to join our Bright Stars team. You must be energetic, enthusiastic, be able to work using your own initiative but also be able to contribute to a dedicated team. We organise the apprenticeship programme through our training providers, the position is a term time only role, working from 8am-4pm, Monday to Friday, 39 weeks of the year.

Nursery Apprentice- Seaton Lodge, Enfield

We are looking for someone who is passionate about working with children to join our Bright Stars team. You must be energetic, enthusiastic, be able to work using your own initiative but also be able to contribute to a dedicated team. We organise the apprenticeship programme through our training providers, the position is full time, working from 8am-6pm, Monday to Friday, 49 weeks of the year.

Further information regarding the above posts can be obtained by calling our Head Office on 01992 676631 and speaking to Claire or Yiannis

For all above posts please send in an application form and accompanying CV together with any additional information by email to Yiannis@brightstarsnursery.ltd.uk or by post to: Recruitment, Bright Stars Nursery Ltd, ‘Littlebury’, College Road, Cheshunt, Hertfordshire, EN8 9NQ

Enhanced DBS checks will be carried out on all successful applicants.

WORK EXPERIENCE PLACEMENTS

Bright Stars Nursery Limited work with local schools and colleges to provide work experience placements for young people within our communities. We are keen to promote the value of working with children as a rewarding career choice and are happy to contribute in this way.

Further information about apprenticeships and work experience can be obtained by calling our Head Office on 01992676631 and speaking to Yiannis.

Please Email Yiannis@brightstarsnursery.ltd.uk to request an application form