Early Years Practitioner (level 2/3) (2 posts) - The Dolphin Pre School and Nursery

  • East Devon
  • Part Time
  • From £9.90 per hour

Due to the unprecedented demand for our renowned childcare service The Dolphin Pre-school and Nursery are recruiting two team members to join us on a flexible basis contracted to 20 hours per week.

These will be individuals who are dedicated and committed to safeguarding children and promoting their overall wellbeing and ideally with at least a relevant Level 2 childcare qualification.

We would consider someone willing to study towards a qualification whilst working in the setting if they can demonstrate a willingness to learn how to create stimulating exciting childcare environments.

The following attributes are very important to us:

  • You must have a warm smiling face that makes every child feel special
  • The ability to sing in tune is not necessary, however the ability to sing out of tune in front of a crowd is essential
  • You must be prepared to feel loved, special and important to many young children and their families. 


Our settings pride themselves on going the extra mile to provide childcare that meets the needs of our parents/carers and maintaining very high standards which has been reflected in OFSTED inspections.

Key Benefits of working for The Dolphin Pre-school and Nursery:

  • National Living Wage employer (subject to age)
  • Paid Christmas close down period (service Related)
  • Family-friendly flexible working
  • Ongoing professional development and training (Rewards for Milestones)
  • Pension scheme
  • Uniform provided
  • Length of a service recognition scheme


If you think you have what it takes to join the team we would love to hear from you!


For further information, please contact Mel, Paul or Peter on 01395 272418 or email:  info@dolphinnursery.co.uk

To apply, please complete the attached application form and return either by email to: work@dolphinnursery.co.uk or by post to: The Dolphin Pre School and Nursery, 5 Raddenstile Lane, Exmouth, Devon, EX8 2JH.

Dolphin Pre-school & Nursery – Childcare excellence in Exmouth (dolphinnursery.co.uk)

The Dolphin Pre-school and Nursery is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and employing a workforce that reflects the cultural diversity of our society.  We expect all staff to share these commitments. 

An enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post and a commitment to continued subscription to the update service.

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Job Details

  • OrganisationChildcare
  • Work LocationEast Devon
  • Work Postcode

    EX8 2JH

  • Reference

  • Occupational GroupChildcare

  • Salary Details

    From £9.90 per hour

  • Job TermPermanent
  • Appointment TypePart Time
  • Hours

    Contracted to 20 hours a week worked flexibly during the opening hours Monday - Friday between 7.30am – 18.00pm. 28 days holiday per year plus Christmas week.

  • Closing Date


  • DBS Check Required