Community Early Years Practitioner – Calderdale

Looking for the chance to improve the lives of children and families in Calderdale?

Then this is how you could do it . . .

37.5 hours per week
Salary -£17,479.94 per annum

Upper and Central Calderdale Children’s Centres are now looking for a passionate and enthusiastic team member, committed to supporting families. The position will be community based, leading on parent and child groups and providing crèches to support parents study in the community, but will also cover in day care where required.

Working directly with parents, carers and children you will be the key person for a number of children supporting them in reaching their full learning potential.

You will need:
 A Level 3 or equivalent qualification in childcare
 At least 3 years’ experience of working in an early years setting
 To support the children’s learning, having full regard for their individual social, emotional, physical and intellectual needs
 To help promote and maintain a warm, welcoming, safe and attractive environment for the children within the setting
 To provide high quality integrated care and education for young children
 An excellent knowledge of the EYFS and how to plan to meet individual needs

Halifax Opportunities Trust is committed to safer recruitment policies and practices.

This post is subject to an appropriate DBS (disclosure & barring) check and two satisfactory references from the last 3 years of employment.

Closing date for applications is Friday 8th December 2017 at 5:00pm.
Interviews to be held on Tuesday 19th December 2017

For an informal discussion regarding the above posts please contact June Davidson on 01422 252022


2. Application Form – Community Early Years Practitioner 3. Job description Community Early Years Practitioner 4. Person Specification Community Early Years Practitioner 5. Safeguarding policy statement 6. Equal Opps form Application Pack Letter

Please note that CVs are not accepted as a form of application.