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 Room Leader

Opens for applications: Friday 5th July 2019
Salary: £18,000 - £21,000
Hours: 40
Location: Ilford

Description

Little Learners Nurseries are a new brand of Nursery based in Essex. Our existing nurseries are linked to a successful Charity based in East London and are located in close proximity to transport links into the city.

We currently have an exciting position which has arisen for a Nursery Room Leader.

The Nursery Room Leader will work effectively as part of a team, providing a stimulating and caring environment for babies and young children aged between 0 to 18 months and 18 months to 5 years.

Whilst being the main contact for the designated Nursery room, working alongside a team of Practitioners to ensure that the room operates smoothly and provides a safe environment for the children within the setting.

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.

Supporting the Nursery Practitioners and students within the setting in the implementation and evaluation of children’s planning and progress.

The successful applicants will need:

• A minimum NNEB/CACHE, BTEC or NVQ in Childcare at Level 3.
• Recent training associated to caring for babies and young children .

• Recent experience of working in a care / education early years setting
• Recent experience of working with / caring for babies and young children.
• 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.

The staff incentives at Little Learner's include:

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

Apprentice Nursery Practitioner – Elm Park

Opens for applications: Monday 24th June 2019
Final deadline for applications: Saturday 31st August 2019
Salary: £10,400 - £11,024
Hours: 40 hours
Location: Elm Park

Description

To start September 2019

Salary - £5.00 per hour – Level 2
Salary - £5.30 per hour – Level 3

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

The Apprentice Nursery Practitioner will be trained to achieve the position of a Qualified 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:
•Knowledge / experience of meeting the needs of children and families
•Experience of maintaining contemporaneous accurate records
•Ability to demonstrate verbal reasoning and listening skills.
•Ability to work with people from a wide range of backgrounds and organisations.
•A strong commitment to the promotion of equal opportunities and valuing diversity.
•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.

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

This role will be for 1 year and if successful and vaccines are available at the tie then the apprentice may be able to fill one of these vacancies

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

English Teacher

Final deadline for applications: Friday 9th August 2019
Salary: £15,253 - £18,773 per annum
Hours: 22 Hours - Term Time Only
Location: LifeLine School, Dagenham, Essex
Duration: Fixed Term – September 2019 – August 2020

Description

Salary: £15,253 - £18,773 per annum
Hours: 22 hours per week / Term Time Only
Location: LifeLine School, Dagenham, Essex
Contract: Fixed Term – September 2019 – August 2020

LifeLine Projects is a charitable organisation serving the community by delivering public services (such as childcare, health and social care, housing, youth programmes and employability).

The English Teacher will teach KS4 students – GCSE / Functional Skills and Literature and ideally an additional subject. As a member of the teaching staff you will facilitate
the smooth and effective running of Lifeline’s Alternative School, ensuring the appropriate education
and development of students.

In your role, you will be required to:

• Provide a high quality learning experience for students through effective and innovative teaching of English and English Literature, from functional skills to GCSE, and to oversee relevant qualifications.
• To be able to teach an additional subject
• Work with students and staff to ensure LifeLine ethos and values are reflected throughout the provision.
• Prepare appropriate lesson plans as set out in the handbook.
• Keep the provision’s marking policy including setting and marking homework as appropriate.
• Monitor and record students’ progress.
• Complete attendance registers and inform parents/carers when there is unauthorised absence.
• Mentor a small tutor group and to set and review targets for their ILPs.
• Supervise students at break times.
• Complete termly progress cards and annual reports.
• Attend parent’s evenings.
• Observe and implement the organisation’s practice guidelines, systems and procedures, including equal opportunities and health and safety.

The successful candidate will be required to have:

Qualification – Desirable
• A Teaching Qualification - Desirable

Experience – Essential
• Experience of working with young people who may have challenging behavioural issues.

Skills and Abilities – Essential
• Experience and competency to teach English & English Literature up to GCSE and Functional Skills Level
• The ability to teach an additional subject
• The ability to teach in an enthusiastic and imaginative manner in order to engage students who are out of mainstream schooling.
• Good classroom management skills.
• A commitment to bringing out the full potential of the students.
• A willingness to take a professional interest in the students’ personal development.
• Reliable, well organised and able to meet deadlines.
• The ability to work as part of a team, and to enable others.
• An enjoyment of the outdoors and able to embed learning into vocational styled activities.
• A clear Enhanced DBS and have appropriate references

To apply please visit our website http://www.lifelineprojects.co.uk/vacancies where you can download the relevant application form or email careyluke@lifelineprojects.co.uk

Completed application forms need to be returned to careyluke@lifelineprojects.co.uk by 9 am, Friday 9th August 2019, with interviews planned for Friday 16th August 2019.

Please note that we are unable to accept CV's for this role. Previous applicants need not reapply.