Searching for a nursery manager Are you searching for a nursery manager for your early years setting? This can be a difficult post to fill as it comes with high levels of responsibility, however, advertising a nursery manager position through our Jobs board can make the task of finding the perfect nursery manager for your setting … [Read more...] about Top Tips on searching for a nursery manager
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Searching for a nursery practitioner When searching for a nursery practitioner why not try these useful tips; Where you advertise – Where you advertise is just as important as what you include in the advertisement itself. Consider advertising outside as well as inside the setting. Often online jobs boards are the way most people access … [Read more...] about Top tips on searching for a nursery practitioner
Try this top tips to help prepare for your interview Know your Strengths - Think about your strengths and give examples of these. First impressions - Dress smart and make sure you look presentable first impressions count. Greet the interviewer with a smile and give eye contact. Be prepared - Get everything ready the night … [Read more...] about Ten top tips to help you prepare for an interview
How can you get the best out of your students? It is common for Early Years settings to provide work experience or placements for students that are studying childcare or Early Years courses. The placements can be over a set period of time and will usually be placed with a particular age group to gain experience of the job role. This practical, … [Read more...] about Are students being used to their full potential?
Why becoming an early year’s professional is a great career choice Becoming an early year’s practitioner can be a great career choice and many do not regret their decision to study and work in the childcare sector. Many love the profession so much they go to study further gaining level 3, 5 and 6 qualifications often in the form of degrees to … [Read more...] about Is working in childcare for you?
10 top tips in writing a CV Writing that all important CV could lead you to landing your ideal childcare job. When searching for a childcare Job why not make sure your CV is flawless by following our 10 top tips. Address your CV to the right person. Check who you should be addressing it to as this contributes to making a good … [Read more...] about How to compose a brilliant CV
10 easy ways to help you during your job search When beginning your job search it can be daunting, you may not know where start with it all, so why not try out our 10 easy ways to improve your job search success. Talk to your friends, parents, grandparents and relative about your job search. They may have some great advice and suggests some … [Read more...] about 10 easy ways to help your job search
The best tips in getting yourself prepared for an interview First impressions count Be confident, shake your interviewers hand and keep eye contact at all times. Also, making small talk while you’re waiting shows your interest in the company and allows them to see your personality. Be prepared Re-read your CV and the job … [Read more...] about 10 top tips for interview success
What is a CV? CV stands for curriculum vitae. It is a overview of your past work experience, skills, qualifications and education. How long should a CV be? A typical CV in the UK is usually 2 sides of A4 however, this could be longer depending on your experience. What should I include in my CV? Your CV needs to include relevant … [Read more...] about How to write a CV