We’re looking for lively, hardworking people who really want to work with children.*

Anyone who works for us must:

  • Love working with children
  • Engage positively and enthusiastically with the children
  • Enjoy being outdoors
  • Take their role as an educator seriously
  • Value child protection and safety at all times

*All applicants and employees are subject to rigorous vetting and monitoring procedures during application and ongoing.

What do I love about this place? Everything. Team, children and the high expectations of all my colleagues. I wouldn’t go anywhere else. Kay, Early Years Practitioner

Current vacancies

Looking for a new role? Want to work as an Early Years Practitioner at an award-winning, Ofsted Outstanding nursery? Then read on.

This is full-time position, for a special practitioner. You can be either qualified or unqualified. We will support you, giving you training and mentoring required to flourish in this new role. We are looking for someone who is dynamic, has the ability to work as part of a team, can use their initiative and time manage their day effectively to ensure the smooth running of our nursery.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a well-established team and to work closely with the whole of the nursery team, including the Nursery Manager, Deputy and the rest of the management team.

The nursery has an excellent reputation and we want to maintain the excellent standards we have already achieved when we received ‘Outstanding in all areas’ in our last three Ofsted inspections. We have just received a Platinum Quality Counts award and Gold Investors in People.

You will be someone who is mature, experienced and focused on delivering excellent standards of care with a natural ability to work as part of a team and always be willing to go above and beyond.

Location: Teepee Day Nursery, Pembroke, Bracknell, RG12 7RD (on 4 lion, 171, 172, 194, 412 routes + car park)

We provide

  • Very competitive salary – we pay well for the right people 🙂
  • Full training, for your induction and ongoing career progression
  • Uniform – come rain or shine
  • Wellbeing package, including onsite acupressure massage, Employee Assistance Programme
  • Cooked meals
  • Social events
  • 28 days holiday + more for long service
  • A pension
  • A supportive workplace

Hours: 40 hours a week

Essential Requirements

  • DBS certificate/ Clean criminal record
  • Motivation and aspiration to grow further in early years and take on a managerial role
  • Level 2 or 3 in early years/childcare or above with some post-qualification experience preferable but not essential – your passion and commitment are more important 🙂

(All the following can be obtained through our nursery) 

  • Basic Food Hygiene Certificate
  • Paediatric First Aid certificate
  • Safeguarding Children certificate

We are also looking for someone who ….

  • Has a warm smiling face that makes every child feel special.
  • Is able to laugh at jokes they don’t understand, or don’t find funny!
  • If asked by a child to be a captain of a pirate ship, will be the best pirate captain they can be!
  • Doesn’t have to be able to sing in tune, but must have the confidence to sing out of tune in front of a crowd.
  • Must be able to distribute warm hugs, as and when required.
  • Must possess the skills required to rapidly count the heads of numerous moving small people. This is of the utmost importance.
  • Must be comfortable entering public places on the way home from work, with unknown substances on their clothing.
  • Must be happy to pretend to eat playdough creations realistically. This is an essential requirement along with drinking numerous cups of pretend tea.
  • Must be able to read a ten-page story, upside down, with at least four interruptions per page.
  • Must be prepared to have lots of fun in the workplace. Laughter is something you can expect to engage in for a large part of your working day.
  • Loves being outside come rain or shine. At Teepee Day Nursery we love the great outdoors and we are proud to be a Forest School setting.
  • Finally, you must be prepared to feel loved, special and important to many young children and their families. There is simply no other job quite like it.

If the above sounds like you, and you think you fit the criteria, we would love to hear from you!

Looking for a new role? Want to work as a Room Leader at an award-winning, Ofsted Outstanding nursery? Then read on.

This is full-time position, for a special practitioner who holds a Level 3. We will support you, giving you training and mentoring required to flourish in this new role. We are looking for someone who is dynamic, has the ability to work as part of a team, can use their initiative and time manage their day effectively to ensure the smooth running of our nursery.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a well-established team and to work closely with the Nursery Manager, Deputy and the management team.

The nursery has an excellent reputation and we want to maintain the excellent standards that we have already achieved when we received ‘Outstanding in all areas’ in our last three Ofsted inspections. We have just received a Platinum Quality Counts award and Gold Investors in People.

You will be someone who is mature, experienced and focused on delivering excellent standards of care with a natural ability to work as part of a team and always be willing to go above and beyond.

Location: Teepee Day Nursery, Pembroke, Bracknell, RG12 7RD (on 4 lion, 171, 172, 194, 412 routes + car park)

We provide

  • Very competitive salary – up to £24,000 pa depending on qualifications and experience
  • Full training, for your induction and ongoing career progression
  • Uniform – come rain or shine
  • Wellbeing package, including onsite acupressure massage, Employee Assistance Programme
  • Cooked meals
  • Social events
  • 28 days holiday + more for long service
  • A pension
  • A supportive workplace

Hours: 40 hours a week

Essential Requirements

  • Full and relevant Level 3 in early years/childcare or above with some post-qualification experience
  • DBS certificate/ Clean criminal record
  • Motivation and aspiration to grow further in early years and take on a managerial role

(All the following can be obtained through our nursery) 🙂

  • Basic Food Hygiene Certificate
  • Paediatric First Aid certificate
  • Safeguarding children certificate

We are also looking for someone who….

  • Has a warm smiling face that makes every child feel special.
  • Is able to laugh at jokes they don’t understand, or don’t find funny!
  • If asked by a child to be a captain of a pirate ship, will be the best pirate captain they can be!
  • Doesn’t have to be able to sing in tune, but must have the confidence to sing out of tune in front of a crowd.
  • Must be able to distribute warm hugs, as and when required.
  • Must possess the skills required to rapidly count the heads of numerous moving small people. This is of the utmost importance.
  • Must be comfortable entering public places on the way home from work, with unknown substances on their clothing.
  • Must be happy to pretend to eat playdough creations realistically. This is an essential requirement along with drinking numerous cups of pretend tea.
  • Must be able to read a ten-page story, upside down, with at least four interruptions per page.
  • Must be prepared to have lots of fun in the workplace. Laughter is something you can expect to engage in for a large part of your working day.
  • Loves being outside come rain or shine. At Teepee Day Nursery we love the great outdoors and we are proud to be a Forest School setting.
  • Finally, you must be prepared to feel loved, special and important to many young children and their families. There is simply no other job quite like it.

If the above sounds like you, and you think you fit the criteria, we would love to hear from you!

Passion and commitment

If you have been in childcare for many years, you will know what we are looking for.

If you are new to childcare, we will coach and support you if you are successful in your application to join us.

But whether you already have experience, or whether you are new to childcare, the passion for working with children and the intuitive skills need to come from the heart.

Have a look at the current vacancies at Teepee Day Nursery, Bracknell. And if you think you can commit to being passionate and committed to the care of children all day, every day, then we would love to hear from you.

 

Each and every single one of the team are beyond passionate. I can honestly say I have never worked with or seen such passionate practitioners. Zoe, Room Manager