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Park Hill Preparatory School & Nursery are seeking a qualified, passionate Early Years practitioner to join our beautiful setting in Kingston upon Thames.

Job Title: Early Years Practitioner

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: Please contact for salary information.

Experience: Minimum of 2 years years experience (preferable)

Education: Level 3/Degree in Early Years/Level 2 considered if working towards Level 3.

Working Hours: 40 hours (9 – 6pm, 8 – 5pm shift Monday – Friday)

Contract: Full time permanent contract

Required Qualifications & Certificates:

  • Relevant childcare qualification to level 3 or above (preferable)
  • Up to date DBS (desirable)
  • First Aid (desirable)
  • Safeguarding training (desirable)


  • Excellent communication skills, with children, parents/carers
  • A good understanding of the EYFS framework
  • The ability to work well within a team
  • Able to lead small group activities

Desired Experience

  • Experience of working with 2 – 4 year olds

Person Specification

  • Patient, kind and warm
  • Reliable and trustworthy
  • A positive approach to inclusive practice with children, parents and colleagues
  • Enthusiasm and a love of working with young children
  • Flexible – the role of an Early Years practitioner is ever changing and we require someone who is flexible

To apply for this position, please send a detailed cover letter and a copy of your CV to the Nursery Manager, Ms Emily Whelan –


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