Blossom Years Children's Nurseries & Pre-Schools

23/02/2018 · Jobs

Montessori Teacher, Chislehurst BR7

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We are looking for a Montessori Teacher with MCI or AMI Level 4 qualification or the equivalent to join our team and play a key role in providing an exciting programme of learning, activities and experiences.

  • Term Time Only, Flexible: – 15 to 30 hours per week
  • Location: Chislehurst, London Borough of Bromley.
  • Salary dependent on experience and hours.

Requirements of Childcare Nursery Practitioner:

  • Montessori Diploma
  • Newly qualified teachers are welcome
  • Knowledge of EYFS
  • Team player
  • Paediatric First Aid

Responsible to:

Pre-school Manager

Main Duties:

  • To provide and deliver a Montessori/EYFS environment ensuring that the individual needs and interest of children in the setting are met (in conjunction with other team members)
  • Responsible for mid term and weekly planning to include evaluation and observation of children, planning to meet the EYFS to link with Montessori.
  • To work as a key worker as well as being responsible for the presentation of the activities for all children.
  • To keep records of your key children’s development and learning journeys and share with parents, carers and other key adults in the child’s life.
  • Support all staff and engage in a good staff team.
  • To develop and maintain strong partnerships and communication with parents/carers to facilitate day-to-day caring and early learning needs.
  • To ensure the provision of a high quality environment to meet the needs of individual children having an awareness of any disabilities, family cultures and medical histories.
  • To advise manager/deputy of any concerns, e.g. over children, parents, the safety of the environment, preserving confidentiality as necessary.
  • To be involved in out of working hours activities, e.g. training, monthly staff meetings, summer fayre,etc
  • To be flexible within working practices of the setting, undertaking other responsible duties where needed, such as domestic tasks, preparation of snack meals, cleansing of equipment, etc.
  • To work alongside the manager and staff team to ensure that the setting’s philosophy is fulfilled.
  • To read, understand and adhere to all policies and procedures relevant to your role and the safe running of the setting.
  • To develop your role within the team, especially with regard to being a key person
  • To keep completely confidential any information regarding the children, their families or other staff that is acquired as part of the job.
  • To be aware of the high profile of the setting and to uphold its standards at all times, both in work hours and outside.
  • To support nursery assistants, students and volunteers.
  • To ensure good standards of safety, hygiene and cleanliness are maintained at all times.
  • To undertake and lead on additional responsibilities such as SENCO, training co-ordinator, safeguarding Officer etc