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Relief Early Years Practitioner

Wildlings is looking to recruit outdoor loving, inspiring and passionate practitioners to join our truly unique and wonderful provision a relief practitioners. The role is to provide cover for staff absence and training, and therefore has no fixed hours. The ideal candidate will be a fully qualified practitioner, holding a minimum of a Level 2 relevant qualification to work in our outdoor based Forest School and at our hall provision. We are looking for full members of our team, who will immerse themselves in the Wildlings experience and be willing to thoroughly get to know our ways of working.

You will need to be proactive, a quick thinker, familiar with building attachments with young children, experienced with children from birth to five, warm, able to multi task and keen to take children out and about in all weathers. We're looking for someone who has an imaginative approach to play, is familiar in the moment planning, Forest School, Reggio and Montessori approaches to learning and keen to work in a holistic way.

We work outdoors, all year round, whatever the weather so you must be physically fit enough to carry out a demanding job in sometimes challenging conditions. Our Forest site is not accessible by public transport, please consider your travel options prior to application.

To apply please send your CV and a covering letter explaining why you would like to join our exciting setting to

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Should you have any questions about the role, we'd love to hear from you!

Hours: no fixed hours Permanent contract

Pay: Competitive salary