When you embark on a career in childcare it’s important to understand what job options you have, both now and as you progress.
We compiled this list to provide a “quick reference” it will be updated.
Senior Nursery Manager / Area Manager / Regional Manager – Top job in Nursery Groups
Nursery Manager – in charge of setting on daily basis
Nursery Deputy Manager / Assistant Manager – helps nursery manager
Nursery Room Based Deputy Manager – in smaller settings would be deputy manager but also based in a room.
Nursery Team Leader / Third in Charge / Unit Co-ordinator – would be above a room leader, supporting a floor or 2 rooms and normally Third in Charge (TIC) of the setting
Nursery Room Leader / Senior Nursery Practitioner/ Nursery Room Manager – in charge of room
Nursery Practitioner / Nursery Nurse / Childcare Practitioner / Early Years Practitioner / Early Years Educator – all a qualified level 3 or above nursery worker
Nursery Assistant – level 2 qualified practitioner Nursery Teacher / Early Years Teacher (EYT) / EYPS/ QTS – more qualified that a practitioner – this is a level 7 qualification the highest but is specialised in giving status as EYT / QTS / EYPS
Montessori Teacher / Montessori Practitioner – normally needed for montessori settings – still need to have a childcare qualification too
As a specialist Childcare Agency we provide staff to our clients. We advertise all of our live vacancies here