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Baby Room Practitioner - Full-time

Hedgehogs Childcare (Kent and Medway) Ltd

  • Ref:KCC-F99-10-S
  • Posted:20/02/2024
  • Pay:£17,888.00 - £24,211.20 (depending on age & exp)
  • Start Date:TBA
  • App Close Date:08/03/2024 at 17:00
  • Interviews:TBA

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Exciting opportunity in our beautiful bespoke baby room at Hedgehogs Day Nursery in Hoo.
We are looking for a passionate and caring qualified Early Years Educator to join our dedicated team!
At Hedgehogs our aim is to provide the highest quality early years education to all of our children, promoting our ethos 'explore, discover, play'.  We ensure our policies and procedures are implemented and embedded across all settings and pride ourselves on our proactive approach to communication with our families.
The successful candidate must hold a relevant Level 3 childcare qualification as a minimum (Ofsted recognised) and be able to demonstrate experience of working with children from 0-5yrs, providing the highest standards of early years education. A full induction and ongoing training to adopt our bespoke pedagogy will be key to joining our Hedgehogs family.
Reasons to join our Hedgehogs family:
  • 4 day working week
  • Unique pedological approach
  • Career growth 
  • Supportive senior leadership team
  • Bespoke training and personal development opportunities
  • Membership to our EAP scheme for health & wellbeing
  • Increasing holiday entitlement & bonus rewards for length of service
We are committed to safer recruitment and the successful candidate will be subject to satisfactory references and an enhanced DBS check.

Information about the federation

All our Hedgehogs settings share the same ethos and vision for the children in our care.

'Confident, independent children learning through play, exploring and discovering every day'

Being part of our Hedgehogs family means you will be a Key Person, a Carer and a Teacher to children at a crucial time in their learning journey. What makes our settings a great place to be are the teams who care, motivate, inspire, and teach the children every day.

If you join our team, we pledge to invest time in your well-being, learning and professional growth which is underpinned by our belief that every person has inherent potential, is valuable, resourceful and can make a meaningful contribution to the children and families who use our services.

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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Education.