Where Children are cherished

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 Little Adventurers – Where Children are Cherished

Calling 1st Class Nursery Practitioners

Would you like to work in a nursery where children are cherished, where staff are valued and where you can make a difference every day?

If you are seeking a new adventure for 2022 and want to follow your passion to work in early years education, we would love to hear from you.

We are offering, for a limited time only, to the right candidate, a welcome bonus of £750 to join our fabulous team of high-quality nursery practitioners.

What are we looking for?

  • Professionals who strive for the best outcomes for children
  • Sound understanding of the EYFS (qualified to at least Level 2 with experience of working in a nursery environment) and the ability to support learning in a creative and flexible way
  • Team players who look to continually develop and learn from one another
  • Caring practitioners who understand our ethos of placing children at the centre of everything we do at nursery
  • Resourceful and friendly practitioners who are passionate about childcare
  • Ambitious Practitioners who want to help us develop our nursery to be outstanding

Our nursery is hugely respected by parents, staff and professionals and we would encourage candidates to read our many reviews on Daynurseries to gain a flavour of the rich learning and high-quality nursery environment we provide. We are led by an amazing team of senior staff and management with many years experience between us and we are constantly enhancing our nursery throughout all areas.

We offer an enhanced range of staff benefits and encourage and support staff with further training and development. We know from what other staff tell us that we are a nursery with a difference so please come and visit us and see for yourself or call for an informal chat.

Our staff benefits include:

£750 Welcome bonus!*

6-month induction programme


In-house training & access to further training courses

Continuing Professional Development opportunities

Excellent career & progression opportunities

2 complimentary staff parties a year

Approachable & open-door policy of management

Complimentary staff team building events

Quarterly restaurant vouchers for team members

Annual Staff Awards Ceremony where efforts are rewarded

Staff Effort Awards (quarterly)

Staff Wellbeing Programme (with complimentary online Pilates sessions)

Staff finders reward new staff members

Annual staff questionnaires where staff ideas are progressed

Regular all staff management presentations to engage staff in our development plans

Weekly complimentary staff fruit bowl

*for a limited time only


Awards & Achievements 2019 Nursery World Award Winner – Nursery Manager of the Year

Health and Wellbeing Award  – Top 6 UK Finalist Nursery World Awards 2019

Healthy Early Years London Bronze, Silver and Gold Awards

Top 20 Nursery London Award (2018 & 2019)

Apprentice Employer of the Year Award 2017

Nursery World – best practice feature 2018 and 2021 (November issue – Supporting Oral Health)

Early Excellence – film of best practice for early years

Sing and Sign affiliated nursery – Nationally recognised programme which encourages communication with babies

Member of the National Day Nurseries Association

All posts are subject to satisfactory references being received.

For a preview of our wonderful nurseries please visit our Facebook pages and watch our short film.



For independent parent reviews on our Upminster nursery please visit https://www.daynurseries.co.uk/daynursery.cfm/searchazref/65432217023