Early Years Practitioner: 1-to-1 Support, Caterpillars Nursery, Farnborough Road Infants School
12.5 hours per week, £9 to £9.75 per hour, term-time only fixed term to August 2020

We are looking for a dedicated person to deliver high quality childcare for the school’s 2-year-old childcare provision offer, Caterpillars, with an emphasis on delivering one-to-one support for a child with autism. An early years/childcare qualification at level 2/3 will be required.

Aims of Post

  • To deliver high-quality support for a child with autism in the setting’s two-year-old Caterpillars nursery
  • To deliver high quality childcare in the on-site nursery as part of the schools 2-year-old childcare provision offer, promoting parent & child interaction and the development of the child.

The successful applicant will be committed to providing quality early years care in the nursery. S/he must be prepared to hit the round running.

The post holder will hold at least a level 2 in a childcare/early years qualification, have some experience working in the childcare sector, and have a good knowledge of learning and development in the early years.  Some experience of working/supporting children in the early years with autism would be an advantage.

The post is subject to enhanced DBS, references and other appropriate checks.

The postion is 2.5 hours a day each afternoon, term-time and is fixed term to August 2020.

We strongly advise you to apply your skills and experience to the person specification when completing your application, which is via our online form below. No agencies, please. Interviews currently scheduled to be held during mid October 2019.

Closing date: 10am Wednesday 16th October 2019.