• Essex
  • Temporary
  • Nursery Nurse
  • Nursery

Position: Nursery Nurse
NVQ Level 3 (or equivalent) and above
Location: Southend-on-sea
Start date: ASAP

The nursery and the role:

We are working with a private Nursery in Southend for a blue chip company, who provide bank staff for adhoc bookings. Established, professional nursery graded as outstanding by OFSTED and has a caring and friendly atmosphere. They are looking for a level 3 nursery nurse or above to work with them on an adhoc basis. from 7am to 5pm. Part time or part days are also available, so would suit part time workers needing to work around school hours.

A solid knowledge of the EYFS is essential for this role.

The successful applicant is expected to:

  • Hold a minimum level 3 CACHE/NVQ or BTEC in a relevant childcare course
  • Deliver the EYFS to the highest standards.
  • Effectively plan and deliver stimulating and purposeful activities, meeting the individual needs of the children in your care
  • Provide a safe and secure learning environment, which safeguards and nurtures the children.


  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Excellent facilities
  • OFSTED graded Outstanding

If you are interested in this position or any other roles we currently have available, please do not hesitate to contact Jeanette Holder on 01277 245 916 or email Jeanette.holder@athona.com.

Please note: In accordance with the DfE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’ all candidates must have a current Enhanced DBS Disclosure to work in a school or nursery. If a valid subscription to the DBS Update Service is not held we will require you to complete a new DBS application.

  • Job Reference: JH2301