Nursery Practitioner

School House Nursery, Uckfield, is a successful, independent day nursery. We believe in creating a home-from-home environment where the children are engaged, happy and learning something new every day.

We’re looking for a qualified Nursery Practitioner to join the team.


· To be responsible for your key children’s observations and record keeping.

· To write up and evaluate Group Focused Activities for your area.

· To build a relationship with your key children’s parents so that you understand the child, their family and what they need from us to help the child thrive.

Candidate requirements

· Level 3 early years Education and Childcare qualification or higher.

· Sound understanding of child development, and of children’s needs.

· Candidates with leadership or additional experience are welcome to apply.


· Competitive salary – £18,000 to £19,000. (Salaries are dependent on experience and skill sets).

· Salary increase after 3 months employment.

· Training courses to help expand your professional skill set.

· Career progression – we like to promote from within whenever possible.

· Wellness programmes.

· Monday to Friday.

· No weekends.

To apply, send us a covering note and CV, or visit our website ( and apply from there. You’re also welcome to come look the round the nursery and meet the team.

The Old School House follows a safer recruitment and selection process. Following a face-to-face interview and work trial you will be expected to pass the referencing stage and pass a full / enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check prior to employment. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Application deadline: Monday 30th November.

No agencies please.

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