Early Years Educator

Job Details

To work as an Early Years Teacher in the provision of a high quality learning environment that challenges and stimulates children’s interests and meets their individual needs.


  • To oversee the the implementation of the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) within the setting for children aged two to five years.
  • To lead on the planning, implementation and evaluation of a high quality early years curriculum, which includes a full commitment to anti-discriminatory practice.
  • To provide a challenging and exciting early years curriculum which meets the children’s needs and interests and leads to children achieving at or above their expected level in all areas of development.
  • To be the key person responsibe for a group of children.
  • To be responsible for the assessment of children’s overall development, including carrying out observations, recording children’s achievement and maintaining developmental records to a high standard.
  • To demonstrate and apply a sound knowledge of the EYFS.
  • To have sound knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS)
  • To play an active role in contributing to senior management team meetings
  • Satisfactory Enhanced DBS check.
  • Qualified Teacher status and a Teacher reference number.
  • At least 2 years’ experience of working directly with children under 5 years in a group day care situation
  • Experience of working as part of a team in a childcare setting.
  • Ability to use information technology systems and equipment.

Payrate: £23.00 umbrella