Vacancy | Out of School Practitioner

Title Out of School Practitioner
Hours 30 hours per week, 38 weeks per annum
Salary Up to £20,489 FTE, Actual up to £11,603.50
Organisation Dovedale Nursery
Closing Date 04/03/2024
Job Description Download Job Description Document
Person Specification Download Person Specification Document
Description Dovedale Nursery are looking for an Out of School Practitioner who has enthusiasm and a passion to work with children aged 4- 11 years old.

You will be responsible for providing a stimulating and caring environment which reflects the current interests, needs and ages of the children. Candidates will be expected to have a clear passion for wanting to support and work with children / and or have attained a childcare qualification in the care and development of children and in addition have post qualifying experience. 
Hours will be between 07:00 am and 08.45 am and 14:45 pm until 18:00, these hours can be flexible.
The College is committed to equality and diversity and to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share these commitments.
Starting salary will be dependent on qualifications, skills and experience. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.
If you have any further questions or if you wish to apply, please email 
Applications will be considered upon receipt.


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