Moon River Nursery and Pre-school Careers

We are hiring!


Positions Available:

  • Level 2/3 Early Years Practitioners for our Baby Room,
  • Level 2/3 Early Years Practitioners for our Toddler Room,
  • Level 2/3 Early Years Practitioners for our Pre-school Room,
  • Level 3 or above Room Lead for Pre-school for our Pre-school Room


We are looking for passionate childcare professionals to join our friendly team in our Ofsted graded ‘Good’ Nursery. We are a family run Nursery in Bishopston, just 10 mins walk from Gloucester Road. We provide excellent care for children aged 3 months to 5 years old, in a safe, secure and stimulating ‘home-from-home’ environment.

What we can offer you:

  • A competitive salary – depending on position, hours and experience
  • 36 annual leave days per year; 25 bookable, plus bank holidays and a week at Christmas
  • 5 paid sickness days per year
  • Extra two days holiday once you have worked with us for 5 years
  • Free secure off-street parking, CCTV monitored
  • NHS Top up Scheme
  • Free uniform
  • Company pension scheme
  • Fully funded training opportunities
  • A fantastic and passionate team to work alongside
  • Regular team bonding activities
  • Christmas staff party


About us:

Moon River Nursery is influenced by the Reggio Emilia approach, which means that children are seen as curious individuals who can lead their learning through their interests. The environment, the practitioner and the family all have a vital part to play in supporting the children’s growth. At Moon River Nursery, we are always keen to meet outstanding early years practitioners and teachers who have the same passion for providing excellent childcare and education as we do. We would love to hear from highly experienced and qualified practitioners who believe in the importance of a child led approach to learning.

In return, we offer great benefits and a lovely environment to work in.

About your role:

  • Must hold a minimum of a level 3 qualification in Early Years or prepared and passionate about gaining this qualification
  • Our full time hours are 37.5 hours a week, 40 hours is optional (some positions may be part time)
  • Ensure all children receive high quality care
  • To be able to worki alongside the team and follow guidance from the management team
  • Ensure all children in your care are safe and happy
  • You must meet Ofsted requirements and ensure that company policies and procedures are adhered to.
  • All applicants will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check and provide 2 references

Please find our application form below, or drop us an email with your CV