Childcare Assistant

£ Meets National Living Wage Part time All Year 16-04-2021 Level 3 childcare qualification
Litcham Childcare is a community-based provision with an Ofsted grading of 'good'. We offer full day care for children aged 2-14. We operate from Litcham School (Primary Phase) site and open from 7.45am - 6pm Monday - Friday for 48 weeks of the year.

We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic practitioner to join our experienced, well established team.
The successful candidate must have a Level 3 qualification in Early Years.
The position is for 31.5 hours per week over four days, during term time, Holiday hours will differ starting 24th May 2021 to cover maternity leave with the potential of a permanent position for the perfect candidate.
Hours are:
Monday 7.30am - 6pm
Tuesday 3.00pm - 6pm
Thursday 7.30am – 6pm
Friday 7.30am - 6pm

With additional hours being offered to cover sickness, training and holidays.
The successful candidate will be expected to take on Key Person responsibilities ensuring individual care for a group of children and their families. You will need to have good knowledge and understanding of the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) and take an active role in the planning and implementation of activities and experiences offered in Early years as well as taking a lead role in providing experiences in our extended schools provision including holiday clubs.
Professional development is encouraged to continue to maintain our high standards. Litcham Childcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer; we are also committed to safeguarding the children in our care. Appointment to this position is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and the receipt of suitable references.
For more details, to arrange a visit or to express an interest please contact Christine Mayes by phone 01328 701155 or via email at [email protected]
Closing date for applications 16th April 2020
Interviews via Zoom will be held on Wednesday 21st April for successful candidates with a visit to Litcham Childcare to be arranged for week commencing 26th April 2021

'This organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment'