About The Role
The Alliance is a leading early years Charity, also the largest voluntary sector provider for childcare services. We have an exciting opportunity in our Cambridgeshire settings.  The nurseries are part of a group of full daycare nurseries that provides childcare and support for young children and their families and works in partnership with the Cambridgeshire County Council and the Department of Education.
We are looking for a 'Flexible Pre-school Assistant' to work within two settings, Kester Pre-School and Round House Pre-School. The hours will vary weekly. The successful applicant must be enthusiastic and willing to work within pre-existing teams, to provide high quality childcare. They must show ability to use initiative and be flexible at short notice.
  • 28 days annual leave pro rata.
  • Employer and employee contribution pension scheme.
  • Regular access to internal; and external learning and development opportunities.
  • The Alliance operates a 'Team Recognition Scheme' to recognise the outstanding work of the staff across the Charity.
  • Can save up to 40% on 02 Refresh Airtime Plan if getting a new phone or tablet on 02.
Vacancy overview:
  • We are looking to establish a list of approved flexible staff for our nursery. Flexible staff will be called upon to cover staff shortages when they arise, although there are no guarantee hours of work.
Main duties:
  • You will be responsible for providing care and play for children within a safe,stimulating and enjoyable environment.
  • Previous experience with young children, a friendly, flexible approach.
  • Willingness to undertake training leading to a recognised childcare qualification.
  • You will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check, if your current certificate is not subscribed to the update service.
All posts are on an as and when required basis.
Interview date: Friday 5th April 2019