Nursery Nurse

Job Role (s):
Nursery Nurse, Teaching
£17,500 to £18,500 Per Annum
New Town
Contract Type:

An opportunity has arisen for level 3 Nursery nurse to join a warm and friendly nursery in New Town, Edinburgh.  If you enjoy doing exciting activities with children under 5 years of age and have good knowledge of EYFS curriculum, we want to hear from you.  

Person Specification:

NVQ level 3 Childcare qualification or equivalent

Knowledge of EYFS Curriculum

Experience of working in a childcare setting

Basic Food Hygiene Certificate (Desirable)

Paediatric First Aid (Desirable)

Some of the Nursery Nurse responsibilities will include:

  • Key worker responsibilities to a small group of children ensuring their individual, physical, emotional and educational needs are met
  • To carry out observation on key children and plan next steps 
  • To work in partnership with parents
  • To comply with all nursery policy and procedures including safeguarding and health & Safety
  • To work with EYFS curriculum and ensuring delivery of learning opportunities both indoors and outdoors
  • Working closely with the Room leader ensuring daily routines are maintained
  • To promote the equal opportunities framework across the nursery
  • To attend monthly staff meetings, training and events as required


Genuine opportunity for personal development and career progression

Due to the nature of this job, candidates will be subject to UK eligibility checks together with Enhance Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks

For immediate interview please email Staff Match your up to date CV or call 0333 323 3983