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? Teepee Day Nursery is an award-winning, family-run nursery. Founded in 2003, we have a fantastic local reputation & 2021 looks set to be another amazing year for us with phenomenal occupancy coupled with exciting plans for growth & continual improvement.

There are so, so many benefits of working with us. Day nurseries tend to be either small settings or larger chains. Teepee Day Nursery is the best of both worlds; we are a small, loving children’s nursery with the award-winning mentality & best practice of a much larger business.

We believe that we do the most important job in the whole world & we don’t take this responsibility lightly but we do make it fun, having lots of smiles & laughter along the way. We aren’t really a work team; we are more like a ‘work family’ & we never settle for anything less than our best shot at anything we do. This means that you get to experience a very supportive workplace & are surrounded by like-minded colleagues, who want the same as you – happy children; happy team; happy parents; & we’ve got the awards to prove it!

What can we offer:

· Very competitive salary & bonuses up to £22,000 depending on qualifications & experience

· Lots of extras & perks, including additional holiday for long service

· Free lunch!

· Fantastic wellbeing package, including health assistance programme, counselling, onsite acupressure massage, retail discounts at shops & restaurants

· Complete uniform, even down to a bobble hat

· Really forward-thinking culture

· Fantastic induction, training & career progression, + a great reputation for your CV (paying for further training & qualifications)

There’s much more, find out by visiting our website.

We are looking for someone who:

· Is qualified to at least Level 3

· Has experience of working in a day nursery

· Is dynamic & truly passionate about early years

· Is a team player – teamwork is one of our central values

· Has the confidence/knowledge &/or experience to work with electronic nursery management system (we love using Famly)

Ideally, you will also have

· Knowledge &/or experience of ‘In The Moment Planning.’ (Don’t worry if you don’t but it is important that you know this is the way we ‘do our planning’)

The day-day role of an Early Years Practitioner

  • To ensure that you provide the very highest quality of teaching, care & education
  • To promote an environment that is stimulating & inclusive for all

· Build & maintain excellent relationships with parents

· Promote safeguarding procedures & the importance of child welfare

· Work a flexible shift pattern within the nursery opening hours (7am – 7pm). We tend to work (& love it too) 4 days, giving us an extra day off every week!

What you will need to bring with you:

· Previous experience working with children (in a day nursery)

· Level 3 Early Years qualification or above

· Genuine passion for early years education & making a difference to the lives of young children

· Drive to keep wanting to do better

· Positive outlook (someone who always sees the glass as half full)

· Bags of drive & motivation, with a ‘can do’ attitude

· A love for customer service (you want to make people feel happy)

· High energy brought to every task & a solution-driven approach to life

· DBS certificate/clean criminal record

· Motivation & aspiration to grow further in early years

· An enjoyment of the outdoors; come rain or shine

· We pride ourselves on being a forward-thinking, award-winning nursery with an Outstanding Judgement from Ofsted, Outstanding from Children’s Food Trust, Platinum Quality Counts Award, Gold Investors in PeopleMillie’s Mark & Gold Woodland Trust Awards

· All candidates complete a self-declaration stating that they pose no threat to children as well as an online criminal records check. The safeguarding & welfare of the children is always our foremost priority

· We have a couple of different job ads out at the moment! Don’t worry, we are well staffed! We have always believed that it is the person, & the magic that each individual brings, that counts. Because we already have the skills & experience within our team, we have the luxury of being able to choose the right person within a range from Level 3 practitioner through to Deputy or EYTS

· If the above sounds like you & you are interested in joining our dynamic & fun day nursery team then we would love to hear from you

· Please email us your CV with a covering letter today

Looking for a new role? Teepee Day Nursery is an award-winning, family-run nursery. Founded in 2003, we have a fantastic local reputation & 2021 looks set to be another amazing year for us with phenomenal occupancy coupled with exciting plans for growth & continual improvement.

We have a position for a second Deputy Nursery Manager position to work alongside our existing nursery Manager & Deputy Manager, as part of our commitment to deliver truly ‘outstanding’ provision on a daily basis.

This is an amazing opportunity to work within an existing nursery to shape its provision in 2021 & beyond.

There are so, so many benefits of working with us. Day nurseries tend to be either small settings or larger chains. Teepee Day Nursery is the best of both worlds; we are a small, loving children’s nursery with the award-winning mentality & best practice of a much larger business.

What can we offer:

  • Very competitive salary & bonuses up to £28,000 depending on qualifications & experience
  • You would be supernumery and responsible for the running of your own ‘unit’. You would not be room based but you would cover for your Room Manager’s holidays and day’s off.
  • Lots of extras & perks, including additional holiday for long service
  • Free lunch
  • Fantastic wellbeing package, including health assistance programme, counselling, onsite acupressure massage, retail discounts at shops & restaurants
  • Really forward-thinking culture
  • Fantastic induction, training & career progression, + a great reputation for your CV (paying for further training/qualifications)
  • The flexibility to work compressed hours if you want to

We are looking for someone who:

  • Is qualified to at least Level 3, with strong evidence of post-qualification study
  • Has experience of being a Deputy or Third-in-Charge
  • Is dynamic & truly passionate about early years
  • Wants real autonomy to deliver ‘outstanding’ provision for the children, their parents & colleagues alike
  • Is both a team leader & player – teamwork is one of our central values
  • Has the confidence &/or experience to work with electronic nursery management system (we love using Famly)

Ideally, you will also have:

  • Knowledge &/or experience of ‘In The Moment Planning.’
  • Experience working in an ‘Outstanding’ day nursery
  • Experience working for single-site providers, as well as nursery chains
  • Online DBS

What you will need to bring with you:

  • Genuine passion for early years education & making a difference to the lives of young children
  • Drive to keep wanting to do better
  • Positive outlook (someone who always sees the glass as half full)
  • Bags of drive & motivation, with a ‘can do’ attitude
  • The ability to spring into action and ‘hit the ground-running’
  • A love for customer service (you want to make people feel happy)
  • High energy brought to every task & a solution-driven approach to life
  • DBS certificate/clean criminal record
  • Motivation & aspiration to grow further in early years

We pride ourselves on being a forward-thinking, award-winning nursery with an Outstanding Judgement from Ofsted, Outstanding from Children’s Food Trust, Platinum Quality Counts Award, Gold Investors in PeopleMillie’s Mark & Gold Woodland Trust Awards.

Reference ID: Deputy/Indeed

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £25,000.00-£28,000.00 per year

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