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Early Years Practitioner

London, UK

Full Time

Level 3 and above

About the Role

You would work with babies and young children from birth until primary school age, helping them to learn in a safe, happy environment.

You would:

  • Plan and run activities like arts and crafts, music and cooking

  • Use activities and games to help children learn to count

  • Read stories and do activities to develop the children’s language skills

  • Take children on outings

  • Feed and change babies

  • Make notes about the children for use in reports

  • Make sure that the national guidance on early years education is reflected in the children’s learning

  • Keep the children safe and well at all times

  • Report any worries to your manager, such as signs of abuse

You may have to act as a key worker for one or more children. This means checking on their progress and keeping their parents and/or carers updated.


Minimum qualifications and skills


  • Any qualifications levels 3 to 6 or equivalent practical experience

  • Clear, fluent English speaker

  • Cooperating and creative

  • Mediating, listening and supporting

  • Developing a plan

  • Positive attitude

  • Building relationships

  • Eligibility to work in the UK


  • Qualifications and experience that show childcare abilities

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