The Alliance is a leading early years Charity, also the largest voluntary sector provider for childcare services. We have an exciting opportunity in our Acorn Grove Nursery based in Manchester in Cheetham Hill. The setting provides childcare and support for young children and their families.
We are based on Shirley road in Cheetham Hill in Woodville Children's Centre. We have a range of good transport links close by the main two being a bus stop at the top of the road and Abraham moss metrolink within walking distance. We also have a good range of shops nearby and the local retail park Manchester fort nearby.
This role will occasionally include some one to one work with children with additional needs and support to other staff in the setting. A background of working with children with SEND would be beneficial although is not compulsory.
- 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 25% on 02 Refresh Airtime Plan if getting a new phone or tablet on 02
- 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.
- To be a proactive member of the team that provides a safe, stimulating, and inclusive environment in which children are supported and encouraged to achieve their full potential.
- 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.
Virtual interview date: Wednesday 8th December 2021
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