Nursery Assistant

Little Owls Leeds City Council
Wakefield, UK
16 Oct 2019
17 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Leeds City Council, Little Owls Nurseries are recruiting to a number of full time and part time Nursery Assistant positions across Leeds for an immediate start subject to pre employment checks.

These posts require a minimum level 2, full and relevant childcare qualification and are situated in neighbourhoods across Leeds and serving a diverse community.

Our nurseries have high levels of qualified staff and qualified teachers to support practice improvement. Further qualification is encouraged and whilst no guarantee can be given to subsequent promotion, there are a number of higher graded posts within the service which potentially provide the opportunity for career progression.

The nurseries operate between the hours of 08:00 and 18:00 and candidates must be available to cover shifts over this period whether working on a part time or full time basis.

There are a number of full time, all year round, part time and term time only posts in various areas across Leeds.

Benefits include: -

Generous starting salary.
A (career average) pension from West Yorkshire Pension Fund.
24 days holiday (pro rata for part time), plus bank holidays.
Training and continual professional development.
24 hour helpline available to support staff with personal difficulties.
Sick pay scheme
Free physiotherapy
My Staff shop discount scheme
Discounted travel card
Cycle to work scheme

Staff are also eligible for the 0-5 staff childcare scheme which gives free childcare for the first month when booking a place for the first time at a little Owls Leeds nursery.

Interviews will be held every 3 to 4 weeks, from week commencing 9th September 2019. Interviews will normally take place between 9am and 5pm but some limited evening and weekend dates may be available.

To apply go to and search for job reference 19381.

For more information please call Andrea Smith tel. 0113 3784516

Please note we do not accept C.V.'s

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