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Working at Scribbles gets you..

  • Competitive rates of pay

  • Staff incentives

  • Fully funded training and CPD

  • Performance related bonus

  • Staff team building events

  • Free onsite parking

  • Free uniform

  • Discounted childcare

  • Mental Health counselling helpline for staff

  • Free online CPD training

  • ChildCare Club Membership

  • Various staff deals and discounts

  • Friendly and supportive team

  • 28 days annual leave (Rising to 31 after 5 years and 35 after 10 years)

  • We also pay for your DBS and the first year on the update service

  • We encourage people from all sections of our community to apply for jobs with us. We particularly welcome minority groups to apply as we feel they are currently underrepresented in our workforce.

Current Vacancies

EY Practitioner (21, 30, or 40 hours) Year round position
Level 2 or above qualified


The following is a list of duties intended to indicate the range rather than set limits – they are not exhaustive.


  • Promote positive relationships with parents, children and colleagues.

  • Ensure health, safety and wellbeing of children.

  • Support the children’s development, learning and play.

  • Be a key person carrying out all related responsibilities in building relationships with a small group of children and their families according to EYFS.

  • Work with area SENCO, EYFS Advisors, health professionals and local sure start programmes as appropriate.

  • Undertake a shared responsibility for health, safety and cleanliness throughout the nursery.

  • Keep your key children’s development journals up to date.

  • Observe accurately the children’s progress.

  • Build positive relationships with your key child and their families, reporting feedback to them in a sensitive way.

  • Work well as part of a team.

  • Join in with planning your room, taking into consideration your child’s needs.

  • Continue with CPD training.

  • Read and be familiar with nurseries policies and procedures   


Apprentice Practitioner (30,40 Hours) Year round position


The following list of duties is intended to indicate the range rather than set limits – they are not exhaustive

  • To support qualified staff with daily routines in the nursery.

  • To learn the skills of an early years practitioner, working practically as part of a team.

  • To learn how to provide high quality childcare to our children.

  • To show commitment to achieving the apprenticeship in the agreed time frame.

  • Ensure health, safety and well-being of the children.

  • To ensure you attend all the training courses and staff meeting as required.

  • Demonstrate a proactive approach using your initiative and showing resilience to take responsibility in getting things done.

  • To learn, understand and implement the Scribbles Day Nursery policies and procedures within the nursery.

  • To understand the values and principles of the early years sector and implement in your daily routine with the children.

  • To contribute/complete children’s observations and records.

  • Ensure you work as part of a team towards a common goal sharing ideas and feedback to create consistency.

  • In house training and appropriate e learning courses.

Please email if you are interested in working with us

Do you have a natural flair for caring for children? Ever thought of pursuing a career in childcare? It is such a rewarding vocation. We are always looking for the right people to join our team. We currently have vacancies for Early Years Practitioners and Nursery Assistants who may like to start a career in Childcare. 


We also run an apprenticeship scheme, full training will be given . You need to be passionate about children and childcare, enthusiastic, hard working, and able to work as part of a team. Scribbles are a safer recruitment nursery.


All job offers are dependant on relevant security checks and references.

Get in touch - it's a great place to work!

Please in the first instance send your CV to

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