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Nursery Practitioner

Job Description

We are seeking a passionate and dedicated Nursery Practitioner to join our team and make a positive impact on the early development of children in primary schools across Milton Keynes. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in early childhood education, a nurturing personality, and the ability to create a safe and engaging learning environment.


  • Plan and implement age-appropriate activities that stimulate the physical, emotional, intellectual, and social growth of children.
  • Foster a positive and inclusive atmosphere that encourages children to explore, learn, and develop essential skills.
  • Collaborate with other educators and school staff to create a cohesive and supportive learning environment.
  • Monitor and record the progress of each child, providing feedback to parents and caregivers as needed.
  • Ensure the safety and well-being of children at all times, following established protocols and guidelines.
  • Build positive relationships with parents, caregivers, and school staff to promote effective communication and collaboration.


  • Level 3 Childcare qualification or equivalent.
  • Previous experience working as a Nursery Practitioner in an early years setting.
  • Strong understanding of child development and early education principles.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively as part of a team.


  • Enhanced DBS check.
  • Up-to-date Safeguarding training.
  • First Aid certification (desirable).


  • Competitive salary based on experience.
  • Professional development opportunities.
  • Supportive work environment.
  • Holiday entitlement and pension scheme.

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