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Vacancies

Across the Federation of Peter Pan and Cherry Trees Nursery Schools we are looking to recruit the following members of staff.   

Applications for these posts should be made on an application form as we do not accept C.V's 

All successful candidates will be subject to enhanced DBS clearance and offers will be made subject to this and suitable references being obtained. 

For an application pack please email:  VACANCIES@Bedfordnurseryschools.com 

All posts will be advertised until suitable candidates are appointed.  We retain the right to close applications at any time and without notice. 

 

Early Years Educator

Required for an immediate start an Early Years Educator to work within our Federation of outstanding Nursery Schools. This is a permanent contract.

The ideal candidate will have early years’ experience.  They will hold at least a level 3 qualification in Early Years. They will have an understanding of how young children learn and be passionate about creating an environment that enables all children to make outstanding progress. 

They will embrace our philosophy that wellbeing of staff and children is at the heart of everything we do.

The hours are 8am to 4pm/9am to 5pm Monday to Friday, term time only

NJC level 3 or above

£12.18 to £12.59 (level 3) per hour depending on experience

Closing Date ongoing

We adhere to safer recruitment practices and all successful candidates will be subject to enhanced DBS checkand overseas police check where applicable.  We do not accept C.V’s and therefore a fully completed application form is required.

Please email vacancies@bedfordnurseryschools.com for an application pack

Early Years Assistant (SEND)

Required as soon as possible, we are recruiting for  Early Years Assistants to work with named children who need additional adult support to access the EYFS curriculum, based at Peter Pan Nursery School/Cherry Trees Nursery School.

The hours are  11.30am to 3.30pm or 9am to 1pm Monday to Friday

NJC level 1/2

£11.59 to £11.98 per hour depending on experience

The ideal candidate will have a willingness to learn and gain experience of supporting young children with additional needs in an educational setting/school.  They should be passionate about creating an environment that enables all children to make outstanding progress.   Lunchtime supervision is also part of this role.

This is a fixed term contract in the first instance until 31 August 2024.

They will embrace our philosophy that wellbeing of staff and children is at the heart of everything we do.

The personal specification and job description are attached below.

Closing Date : ongoing

We adhere to safer recruitment practices and all successful candidates will be subject to enhanced DBS checkand overseas police check where applicable.  We do not accept C.V’s and therefore a fully completed application form is required.

Please email vacancies@bedfordnurseryschools.com for an application pack

 

Take a look at this short video that was co-produced by Bedford Borough and early years practitioners.

Working in Early Years in Bedford