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Vacancy - Qualified Nursery Practioner (Full-Time/Part-Time)

We are looking for early years practitioners to join our team on a permanent basis to help us welcome lots of lovely new children to our nursery.  We will consider full-time and part-time applicants.  Applicants must be qualifed to a minimum of Level 3 or equivalent in Early Years.

The successful applicant(s) will be given lots of opportunies for further training and professional development.

Vacancy - Part-Time Out of School Practitioner

We are looking for a special someone who would like to work part-time across our Breakfast and Afterschool Club with 5-11yr olds.  The role involves driving our mini-bus so applicants must be over 25yrs and have a clean driving licence. Childcare qualifications are not essential.

The hours are between 10-22.5 per week depending of the applicant's availability.  This role can be a term-time only if that is more suitable to applicants.

Job Vacancy - Relief/Bank Staff
We are looking for enthusiastic people who would like the flexibility to work within a nursery on a part-time basis around their other family/study commitments.  The successful applicants would help us to cover staff absence such as annual leave, training and sickness. 
Applicants will ideally have a recognised childcare qualification but this is not essential, but they MUST have experience of working with children.
Childcare training for a recognised qualification is potentially available for successful candidates
We offer an attractive salary package as well as a generous 40% discount for staff children. Holiday entitlement is 28 days pro rata, per annum (including Bank Holidays) and we always close for Bank Holidays and over the Christmas period. Further training is available for all successful candidates and we offer a Staff Employee Benefit Scheme.
Please contact Fiona or Lisa on 01858 432661 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to register an interest in working at Caterpillar Day Nursery Ltd and for more information.


Please note that due to the nature of the nurseries' work, employees are not exempt from the provisions of Section 4 (2) of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, by virtue of the (Exceptions) Order 1975 as amended by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) and the (Amendment) Order 1986. Employees are therefore not entitled to withhold information about convictions which for other purposes are 'spent' under the provisions of the Act. Any failure to disclose such convictions could result in dismissal or disciplinary action.