SENIOR EARLY YEARS PRACTITIONER Siddal Children’s Centre 37.5 hpw

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


Siddal Children’s Centre

 37.5 hpw – £21,108.96 per annum

Halifax Opportunities Trust are now looking for a passionate and enthusiastic team member to work at Siddal Nursery.  It provides a warm and secure environment for children aged between 0 – 5 years.

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 above qualification in childcare
  • Substantial and recent practical working knowledge of EYFS to include Statutory EYFS welfare requirements and tracking the development and progress of children
  • At least 3 years experience of providing high-quality childcare within the community
  • Experience of line managing staff would be desirable but not essential
  • Excellent understanding of the developmental needs of babies and young children
  • Experience in providing high-quality childcare in a daycare setting
  • Experience of partnership working with parents and carers

We offer opportunities for ongoing professional development and further training.

Halifax Opportunities Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and providing equal opportunities in employment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.


The closing date for applications is Tuesday 17th August  2021 @ 5 pm

Interviews to be held on Tuesday 24th August 2021


For an informal discussion regarding the above post please contact

Sally Holdsworth @ 01422 342552

To apply, please  download an application pack

Please note that we do not accept CVs as a form of application.

1. Job Advert – Senior Early Years Practitioner

1. Job Advert – Senior Early Years Practitioner

2. Application Form

3. Senior Early Years Practitioner – Job Description

4. Senior Early Years Practitioner – Person Spec

5. Equal Opps form

6. HOT information sheet