Nursery Assistant

Job Summary

Location:Hopscotch Brighton and Hove

Hours:Full time - 42.5 hours Monday to Friday

Salary:£6.90 - £9.57 per hour

Holiday:28 days

Deadline:Interviewing immediately


  • Highly Competitive Salary
  • Supplementary Cost of Living Payment
  • 20% Childcare Discount
  • Generous Sickness Entitlement
  • Employee Assistance Programme for Staff Mental Health Wellbeing and Support
  • Regular Socials for all Nursery Teams
  • Weekly Fitness Classes
  • Interest-free Season Ticket Loans
  • Free Enhanced DBS Checks
  • Well-Established Career Path and Training Opportunities
  • Fresh Fruit, Tea & Coffee available for all staff


  • Two relevant satisfactory references
  • Valid Paediatric First Aid Certificate or willingness to gain
  • Satisfactory Enhanced DBS check


  • To implement and promote all Hopscotch policies and the Staff Rules
  • To understand and demonstrate high standards for food safety, hygiene and cleanliness
  • To have an understanding of children's development and their needs
  • To undertake appropriate training and professional development
  • To ensure quality learning and development experiences for children
  • To demonstrate a genuine love for children
  • To care for and supervise the group of children assigned to them
  • To ensure their safety at all times
  • To take an interest in the children and their families
  • To create an interesting and stimulating environment for the children
  • To provide at all times a warm and caring environment for babies
  • To provide support for any children with special educational needs
  • To ensure positive management of children’s behaviour
  • To carry out housekeeping duties as appropriate
  • To support the ethos, implementation and legal requirements of the EYFS
  • To ensure an adherence to the health and safety policy relating to the provision of play
  • To understand and carry out appropriate Safeguarding Children procedures

Please email if you have any questions or visit our Hopscotch Jobs page for more information.

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