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Nursery
Bank

The dream job that works around your life.

If you dream of work that works for your busy life, then Nursery Bank at N Family might just be the perfect fit.

Find your dream role
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Nursery Bank is for people who dream of more flexibility in their work to fit around their life.

Our Nurseries are open five days a week and our bank of talented people are ready to support as and when required, on a day-to-day and week-to-week basis. Depending on your time and commitments, you can work from just a few hours a day up to 40hrs a week, one day a week or a few days a month. Whatever works to meet your needs.

Whether you’re a qualified or unqualified Early Years Practitioner, or Chef, if you have a passion for learning and development, Nursery Bank could be the perfect fit. Depending on the role you go for, you could be covering our nursery rooms delivering our ‘learning through play’ educational ethos, or you could be in the kitchen cooking our nutritious meals. All this while promoting child welfare and ensuring safeguarding procedures are followed at all times.

Nursery Bank Educators

This role has been created to support our teams in our nurseries and support you in your life. It’s the perfect blend that works for all.

Who we’re looking for

If you have any experience of working with children, that would be brilliant. But most important is your attitude and desire to learn. You’ll be surrounded by experts in all fields, so your opportunity to work with, learn from and maybe develop into a bigger role in nursery education is there for the taking.

Salary

At N, all salaries are significantly above the market average and are banded against role type and level. Working closely with your manager, together you can plan for growth and development, which will increase your salary.

To find out more about our salary bandings, click here.

To find out more about our benefits, click here.

Bank Chef

The dishes we create are a celebration of the rich diversity that the UK offers. As Bank Chef, you’ll support your nursery when additional cover is needed. You’ll be passionate about food and be creative in the dishes you think about and prepare. We’re looking for people who can push boundaries and go beyond to create extraordinary dishes that delight and inspire everyone around you.

Who we’re looking for

We’re looking for a Chef who understands the idea of food being fun and who promotes healthy and nutritious eating as an important part of learning. You’ll respect all dietary requirements and your previous experience of working in a commercial or nursery kitchen will help you develop a happy following and a bright future. You’ll balance all the skills of being a diligent and progressive Chef with the people skills needed to engage with the wider team, the children and their families.

Salary

At N, all salaries are significantly above the market average and are banded against role type and level. Working closely with your manager, together you can plan for growth and development, which will increase your salary.

To find out more about our salary bandings, click here.

To find out more about our benefits, click here.

Interview tips

Presenting the very best version of yourself means preparing yourself for an interview in the best way possible. We want to see you at your very best, so please have a read through the following hints and tips. And good luck!

Be on time

Being on time means that you’ll be more relaxed when you meet us. Which means you can be yourself, rather than the rushed and slightly out of breath version.

Be prepared

Doing your homework on us as a nursery group, the role and the location helps massively. When you’re more prepared, you’re more likely to succeed.

Be on top of your subject

We want to see and feel your passion for education. And we’d love to hear your thoughts on how we help children in a changing world. Whatever your skill is, tell us about it in the most knowledgeable and proud way.

Be yourself

We like people who are good, honest, humble and straightforward people. And we know that the interview situation is often stressful. Please do your homework, but please, please be yourself.

Be proud

We want to know what you’ve achieved in your career so far. And whatever level you are, whatever experience you have, we want to hear about those moments that make you most proud.

Be ready for Q&A

Surprise us with your questions. This is a great opportunity to learn more about us.

Application process

We know how daunting it can be to apply for a new job, so we’ve simplified our application process to make it as easy as well, 1,2,3.

Apply

Whether it’s through our careers site or a job board, you can apply with your CV and an additional letter if you want to. You can find find some basic CV templates here to help you get started: https://jofibo.com/cv-templates

Respond

If you are successful, one of our team will arrange a phone call to talk to you about the role and to arrange an interview.

Interview

The Nursery Manager will interview you. This can be in-person or online and we promise to give you feedback whether you have been successful or not.

Find your dream role