Vacancies

Thanks for taking an interest in working for us! We’re a close-knit bunch and work by the values of excellence, integrity, ownership, compassion and team. If that sounds like you, we’d love you to apply for one of our vacancies to join us in delivering our vision to impact individuals and influence systems.

By working with us, you will be offering solutions that are characterised by renewed hope, developed confidence and improved skills; our programmes release people to be agents of change in their communities.

PS: We don’t always wear orange t-shirts! We got together with the rest of the LifeLine family and put on a fantastic fun day for local families last year.

If you decide to apply, please return your completed applications to Carey Luke, unless otherwise specified.

Nursery Practitioner – Part Time.

Opens for applications: Tuesday 23rd October 2018
Salary: £6,800.64
Hours: 16
Location: Elm Park
Duration: Permanent

Description

We are currently looking to recruit a Part Time Nursery Practitioner to work all day on Monday and Friday.

The Nursery Practitioner will work effectively as part of a team, providing a stimulating and caring environment for children. Support team members to provide a high standard of care and education.

Planning, preparing and participating in a range of activities in line with the EYFS (Early Years Foundation Service) Framework, to promote each child’s physical, intellectual and emotional needs to enable them to reach their full potential.

Working as a Key Worker to a group of children within the Nursery setting by observing, monitoring and capturing information and progress which is logged within the individual key children’s online learning journals.

The successful applicants will need:
A minimum NNEB/CACHE, BTEC or NVQ in Childcare at Level 3

Recent experience of working in a care / education early years setting

Recent experience of working in a care / education early years setting and providing a nursery curriculum for 0-3 and / or 3-5 years of age.

Previous experience of planning age appropriate, short, medium and long-term plans in an early year’s setting to meet the needs of both individual children and those in a group setting in compliance with EYFS.

Knowledge / experience of meeting the needs of children and families.

Experience of maintaining accurate records and children’s profiles.

Ability to demonstrate verbal reasoning and listening skills.

Ability to work with people from a wide range of backgrounds and organisations.

Ability to build relationships with children.

Be able to work independently using your own initiative as well as within a team.

Ability to identify and deal with problems and to know when to refer on.

Excellent organisational and time management skills with the ability to prioritise tasks and work under pressure to meet deadlines.

Excellent communication skills and the ability to communicate clearly and simply both verbally and in writing.

If you would be interested in applying for one of our vacancies please send a covering letter detailing why you are interested in the specify role along with an up to date, relevant CV to Carey Luke – careyluke@lifelineprojects.co.uk

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Apprentice Nursery Practitioner

Opens for applications: Thursday 18th October 2018
Final deadline for applications: Friday 14th December 2018
Salary: £11,024 per annum
Hours: 40 hours per week
Location: Elm Park
Duration: Permanent

Description

We are currently looking to recruit a full time Apprentice Nursery Practitioner.

The Apprentice Nursery Practitioner will be trained to achieve the position of a Nursery Practitioner and to assist the Room Leader in all areas of daily tasks. To contribute to a high quality caring environment for children.
This includes creating a warm, friendly and stimulating atmosphere in which the children can develop emotionally, socially and educationally through individual attention and group activities.

The successful applicants will need:

• NNEB / CACHE, BTEC or NVQ in Childcare at Level 2 or GCSE Grades C and above in maths, English and ICT or Functional Skills certificates in these subjects.

• A minimum NNEB/CACHE, BTEC or NVQ in Childcare at Level 3 Recent experience of working in a care / education early years setting
• Some experience of working with young children.
• Previous experience of planning age appropriate, short, medium and long-term plans in an early year’s setting to meet the needs of both individual children and those in a group setting in compliance with EYFS. Knowledge / experience of meeting the needs of children and families.
• Experience of maintaining accurate records.
• Ability to demonstrate verbal reasoning and listening skills.
• Ability to work with people from a wide range of backgrounds and organisations.
• Ability to build relationships with children.
• Be able to work independently using your own initiative as well as within a team. Ability to identify and deal with problems and to know when to refer on.
• Excellent organisational and time management skills with the ability to prioritise tasks and work under pressure to meet deadlines.
• Excellent communication skills and the ability to communicate clearly and simply both verbally and in writing.
We will consider Apprentices fr his role and the starting salary would be the lower rate

Staff Benefits available at Little Learners

• Free training
• Free DBS checks
• Holidays
• 25% off childcare
• Happy environment to work in
• Continuing professional development - including In-house training
• Free uniform
• Employee of the month
• Free food
• Company pension
• Competitive salary
• Opportunity for progression

To find out more about the Little Learners Nurseries please visit our website http://www.littlelearners-nurseries.co.uk

If you would like to apply for this role please email an outdared copy of your CV to careyluke@lifelineprohects.co.uk