Senior Early Years Worker

About the Role

The role is based on 21-30 Hours (Monday, Thursday & Friday)

As a Senior Early Years Worker, you will be an important member of the Nursery team and will work closely with the Nursery Manager and Deputy Nursery Manager, to ensure that children can learn and develop to reach their full potential. To achieve this, you will provide a safe and secure environment where you will be able to plan, stimulating and meaningful play experiences for your key group, as well as other children within the nursery.

St John Ambulance takes safety seriously, so as well as ensuring the best care for the children under your care, you will be responsible for assisting with records and making sure logs are up to date.

Please see the job description for more detail (this can be viewed on our website or once you click apply)

About You

You will be passionate about the learning and development of young children and will have experience in of planning learning for young children, as well as working in a nursery environment previously. Ideally, you will also have worked in a supervisory capacity.

You must have a level 3 childcare qualification and understand the importance of safeguarding and compliance with policies and procedures. 

About Us

St John Ambulance works at the heart of communities, providing first aid, keeping people safe at events and working alongside the NHS in response to 999 calls.

Every year, hundreds of thousands of people learn how to save a life through our training, education and youth programmes.

Over the next decade, we have bold ambitions to help transform out-of-hospital care, having a positive impact on the people we treat and the communities we serve.

We are a team of 1,600 employees and 18,000 volunteers, united by our goal of saving lives through first aid.

You will receive;

  • Competitive salary & pension scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Health and Wellbeing portal - Access to financial, health and wellbeing guidance and support.
  • Discounts - Blue Light, NHS Discounts and SJA discounts including discounts on mobile phone, gym membership, cinema, restaurants, holidays and shopping-including your weekly food shop.

Interview Date: 25/08/2019

Application Review Date: 18/08/2019

We may review applications before the Application Review Date, however, if you apply after the Application Review Date, your application may not be considered. We will accept applications until we have successfully filled the role.

If you are a current St John Ambulance employee, please apply here: Click here

For all other candidates, or SJA volunteers wishing to apply, please apply below. 


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