Do you have a knack for empowering children to be the best they can? And do you want to be in an environment where you can be the best you can…? Then maybe you are the perfect fit for us at Cuddly Bear. Visit our website to learn more about working with the Cuddly Bear family, and how to express your interest.
We are looking for Qualified Early Years Practitioners!
Recruitment and HR Manager, experiences in these areas and not necessarily in the education/early years sector.
This team is a fab bunch of caring, kind and generally lovely people.
Cuddly Bear Day Care (nursery) and Artisan Village (art studio)
18 hours per week
£27-£29k pro rats plus bens including childcare and after school/holiday art club
I’m recruiting for my role!
- Manager - Pre-School
- Recruitment & HR Manager (p/t)
- Qualified Early Years colleagues
Please share in your networks; https://www.cuddlybeardaycare.co.uk/work-with-us/
If you can suggest another FB group to share these roles to, we're all ears - thanks!
We are recruiting for when we reopen!
Thank you parents, for posting such lovely pics and words in our new Parent Zone on our website! We really, really miss the children...x
Did you enjoy the photos of World Book Day? It's so great that our children have so many favourite books! Can you guess the characters our staff came as?!
Or a talent to tap into the curiosity of Pre-schoolers? = Room Leader for Pre-School
We at Cuddly Bear DayCare recognise the hard work of a great early years professional and try hard to make our settings great places of work. We recognise you as an individual, treating you with care and kindness. We welcome practitioners, childminders, nannies and returners to Early Years… because Cuddly Bear is two nurseries, run by one family, with people from different backgrounds and cultures, like our communities.
Room Leader – Babies ; Sydenham Hill
You have to love this age group - they are so special as they learn and develop so much! A nurturing, patient and kind Leader is needed for our lovely team of like-minded and mature individuals.
Room Leader – Pre-School; Sydenham Hill
If you are as curious, playful and creative as our 3 and 4 year olds, you’ll probably be just fine…! You must be able to spark learning and fun in our pre-schoolers, building resilience, kindness and independence as they get school ready.
Both roles require fab understanding of children and colleagues as individuals. Plus warmth, kindness and a learning-mind as we provide as much an enabling environment for our teams as our children.
Easily apply on our website or find out more about us;
We LOVE hearing from those interested in working with us and are advertising for other roles, so contact us even if this isn’t your preferred job.
We are an Equal Opportunities employer and carry out enhanced DBS and thorough reference checks as part of our recruitment process. No CVs. No agencies.
Do you have a knack for nurturing babies? = Room Leader for Babies
“Friends are people we play with and share with and go to parties with and cuddle and love them..”
“With love we make each other happy. We must say I love you when we love someone because it’s important they know”.
“Happy, sad, excited, tired, we need to respect all the feelings because they are important things we have inside our bodies”
Talking about love and what is special in our Purple Pre-School group today. Wouldn't it be amazing if these children were our future leaders?
What makes Cuddly Bear special? From our colleagues;.."it gives me the opportunity to develop the skills I want to develop, to keep growing and learning. I'm now starting my Management qualification..!"
Ana; Early Years Practitioner
What makes Cuddly Bear special? From our colleagues;.’from being a nanny, to being here – it’s given me the chance to grow. And learn!’
Have a wonderful break and see you on Fri 3rd January, feeling refreshed!! X
Happy Christmas and New Year to all our families!
Q; 'What would you like to have in your park'?
Children discussed what and why, placing a sticker next to the picture of the proposed equipment. Democracy in action!!
Thank you Sybil from Friends of Baxter's Field for consulting with our children. 😀❤️😀
Find out how to support our local park and the exciting changes, here; https://www.facebook.com/groups/baxtersfield/
Pre-school meeting - new play equipment coming to Baxter's Field!
Primary Schools... we talked about this at our Pre School Focus Meetings. Talk to us for help.
Colleagues ate cake (lots), drank coffee and raised money for Macmillan Cancer Support.
Macmillan Coffee Morning!
Very productive, lots of fun, we all seemed to enjoy it!
Our training day included a big staff meeting with updates, news, safeguarding, health & safety and lots of discussion...followed by EYFS, better observations and effective learning. THEN...embroidery with and Wellness with .