Staff Vacancies

Level 3 Practitioner or above

Are you interested in becoming a member of our team? We are looking for at least two enthusiastic Level 3 or above practitioners with a passion for Early Years teaching and learning to join us here at Little Acorns between September and December 2021.
We need people who can pretend to be a triceratops in the morning, take tea with the Queen in the afternoon and in between times sing ‘Twinkle, Twinkle’ and dance like a robot…..
A full and relevant level 3 or above child care qualification is essential and an excellent working knowledge of the EYFS and child development with at least two years experience of working with young children would be beneficial. Knowledge of In the Moment Planning would also be desirable but is not essential as training will be provided.
Little Acorns (Colleton) Pre-school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. It is a requirement of all staff that they share this commitment and follow the prescribed policy and procedures to continuously promote a culture of safeguarding across the whole organisation.
This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (1974) and does require an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check. Applicants must be prepared to disclose any convictions they may have and any orders which have been made against them.
There are various hours available from a full time role 8 – 6 to part time but please note we are term time only. The successful applicant will need to work at least one Early Drop Off Club (from 7.45am) and one After School Club session (until 6pm) however there will be more of these sessions available.
Closing Date : 5th July 2021
If you are interested in the role please contact Jo Blunden at to request an application form and full job description/personal specification.