Location: London Times: Monday - Friday (times are negotiable) Duration: Ongoing
Please note: This role is applicable to Southern Housing residents only
About this role:
Community Investment is working in partnership with Chatter Bees Nursery. They are looking for someone who is either studying o childcare course or looking to go down this career path. This would be an opportunity to gain new or build on existing skills that would support you as well as the nursery.
What you'll be responsible for:
Helping to oversee, maintain and organise a clean, tidy, child-friendly environment. Support activities such as messy play, crafts, and cooking, reading and outdoor/physical pursuits.
Observe and keep records that inform parents and carers about their child’s day.
Other duties and responsibilities include:
Feeding suitable meals, snacks and drinks
Changing nappies or helping with potty/toilet training
Teaching general life skills such as basic hygiene and manners
Working with any health and social care professionals where necessary and undertaking any relevant admin/paperwork.
What you need to know:
Volunteers will be supported on all aspects of this role through supervised sessions and regular one to one meetings and reviews.
DBS check will be required
Skills or experience needed:
Stamina and a lot of energy
Patience and tolerance
A sense of fun
Good level of literacy
Friendly and outgoing
Good communication and interpersonal skills
Creativity and imagination
To be understanding and able to give encouragement
An understanding of children’s physical, social, intellectual and emotional developing
If interested please fill out an application form here and an equal opportunites application form here.