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Pre-School and Out of School-Flexible Worker




Across All Areas


£7.50 per hour + 91p for holiday pay


You will be providing relief cover for staff absences possibly at short notice working at Pre-School sessions mornings and afternoons, Breakfast clubs 7.45am - 8.45am and After School Clubs 3pm - 6pm.


17+ due to Ofsted requirements

Job Description:

Relief cover to work at various childcare settings in Cambridgeshire to include, St Neots (Pre School, Breakfast and After School), Huntingdon (Pre-School), Longstanton (Pre-School and Breakfast); and Farcet (Pre-School). You will be working as part of a team of staff, students and parent volunteers. As a playworker in an out of school setting you will be giving children the choice and freedom to play, encouraging fair and caring behaviour, independence and self-esteem. You will also talk to children about their concerns or worries and deal with any injuries and emergencies and helping them to learn number skills through activities.


In house training. There may be the possibility of funding for Playwork and Early Years qualifications, which would be equivalent one day a week training.


You will have a warm, caring and patient nature, good communication, listening and team working skills and a consistent and fair approach. You will also have an awareness of safety and hygiene.


The opportunity to gain valuable experience working in childcare.

Additional Information:

You will be interviewed, undertake an enhanced DBS check and also references will be checked. Once this is satisfactory you will be placed on the employers list of approved bank staff, although there is no guarantee of placements.


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