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Current vacancies:


Full time Nursery Practitioner

with Level 2/3 qualification

(37.5 hours per week)

Must be able to work shifts

 between 7am and 7pm


We are seeking to employ highly motivated, passionate and dedicated early years practitioners in our beautiful purpose-built nursery in the rural, Essex countryside.

What we offer:

  • Be part of a strong "family-feel" community
  • Be based in beautiful surrounding, which offer the absolute best environment for children
  • Discounted childcare for all of your children
  • Team members encouraged to train for qualifications
  • Little Darwins Nursery covers all training costs
  • Increase in pay when childcare qualifications are achieved
  • Opportunities for career development
  • Free uniform
  • As part of our outdoor culture, all staff are provided with a warm fleece
  • Room based teams provide familiarity and consistency
  • A support team of staff including housekeepers, administrators and maintenance to ensure childcare staff can dedicate themselves to children
  • Perkbox Discounts, Recognition and Rewards Scheme
  • A friendly and fun Christmas event
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Bonus every 6 months if no sickness absences
  • 28 days holiday
  • Pension scheme
  • Free parkingJob Type: Full-time
  • Salary: £15,000.00 to £19,000.00 /year
  • Full time (37.5 hours per week on shift basis)



 We have no vacancies at present



 We have no vacancies at present


All staff, volunteers and people working in the nursery are checked by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and references will always be taken up.





Download our application form



Nursery Practitioner Job Description



Please complete and return the application form above to to apply for a position at Little Darwins Nursery