Nursery Education Teaching Professionals

Nursery education teaching professionals care for and teach children up to the age of entry into primary school.


New workers
£ 13,659
£ 30,469
£ 45,218

Available jobs

In the past year there were 22,024 vacancies for this type of job

Related courses

People work towards these careers by taking these courses at college and uni.

What they do most days?

  • Assists with or plans and develops curriculum and rota of teaching duties.

  • Observes and assesses students and discusses their progress with parents and/or other education professionals.

  • Supervises teaching assistants and trainees.

  • Undertakes pastoral duties.

  • Supervises and cares for children, provides a secure learning environment and ensures their health and safety is maintained during all activities.

  • Teaches simple songs and rhymes, reads stories and organises various activities to promote language, social and physical development.

  • Prepares and delivers lessons in accordance with early years foundation stages curriculum and encourages and stimulates children's learning.

Hard Skills

Hard skills are specific, learnable, measurable, often industry or occupation-specific abilities related to a position.

Skills are ranked based on the number of job adverts that list them as required skills.

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  • Continuous Training

Soft Skills

Soft skills can be self-taught and usually do not necessitate a certain completed level of education.

Skills are ranked based on the number of job adverts that list them as required skills.

  • Teaching

  • Communication

  • English Language

  • Enthusiasm

  • Leadership

  • Interpersonal Communications

  • Self-Motivation

  • Planning

  • Constructive Feedback

  • Multilingualism

How do I get a job like this?

People in these types of job started their career paths after studying courses like the ones below.