WANTED: PRE-SCHOOL ASSISTANT
We want you to come and join our outstanding, friendly and enthusiastic team at the ever popular Horfield Welly Pre-school.
Employer: Horfield Welly Pre-school
Location: Horfield Parish Church Hall, Wellington Hill, Horfield, Bristol BS7 8ST
Salary: Between £9 - £10.50 per hour (level 3 NVQ qualified, depending on qualifications and experience), paid monthly including holiday pay.
Hours of Work: (Term time only - 4 days per week) 8.30am (ideally, but could be negotiable to 9am some days) – 1.30pm Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays plus an additional thirty minutes till 2.00pm for staff meetings on Tuesdays.
Contract: Fixed Term from January to July 2021 (dependent on successful completion of 4 weeks probationary period)
Start Date: 5th January 2021 plus potentially 1 morning at Pre-school to meet key children in December 2020. Due to COVID, if previously working in another setting, the successful applicant will need to leave 2 weeks between finishing this employment and starting at Horfield Welly Pre-school.
Applications Close: 9am Monday 30th November 2020.
Interviews: Friday 4th December at the Pre-School. Pre-interview visits would normally be essential, however due to COVID-19, restrictions are in place. Further details given on application.
Horfield Welly Pre-School operates from Horfield Parish Church Hall on Wellington Hill. It serves the local areas of Horfield, Bishopston, Westbury-on-Trym and Henleaze. The Pre-School opens 4 days a week, Tuesday to Fridays, term time only, with up to 46 children a day. Sessions for the children are from 9.15am to 1pm Tuesday to Friday.
Applicants must have experience of working with groups of young children in a play environment and a relevant NVQ Level 3 or above. Applicants will be expected to be confident to take small and large groups of children for activities, be a key person for a small group of children and to support individual children in their learning. You will also be expected to keep records of the children’s progress and to help set up the room’s activities before the session and tidy away at the end. (Some heavy and awkward lifting involved).
In line with the Pre-school’s commitment to safeguarding children you will be expected to pass DBS, reference and safeguarding checks prior to taking up the position.
Horfield Welly Pre-School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.