Come and work for Halifax Opportunities Trust

Permanent positions in one of our Children’s Centre Nurseries.
Jubilee 37.5 hrs term time only 41 weeks – £19,596.87
Siddal 42.5 hrs – £24,646.02 or job share 25.5hrs – £14,787.61 & 17hrs – £9,858.41
Todmorden 25.5 hrs – £14,787.61

  • Accredited Living Wage Foundation Employer
  • 30 days Annual leave plus Bank Holidays per year
  • In house training and support with professional qualifications
  • Mindful employer, a national initiative supporting employees to take a positive approach towards mental health at work
  • Full sick pay after a qualifying period

Halifax Opportunities Trust are now looking for passionate and enthusiastic team members to work in our nurseries. We provide a warm, secure and stimulating environment and for children aged between 0 – 5 years. You will have management responsibility for a number of staff and leading the daily routine within the nursery room supporting children to reach their full learning potential.
You will need:
➢ A minimum Level 3 or above qualification in childcare, a level 6 qualification is desirable but not essential
➢ 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 of providing high quality childcare in a day care setting
➢ Experience of partnership working with parents and carer

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.

Closing date for applications is Wednesday 25th January 2023 @ 5pm
For an informal discussion regarding the above post please contact
Andrea Briggs on 01422 342552

Halifax Opportunities Trust is an accredited organisation of the Living Wage Foundation