Non-Teaching Vacancies — EY Practitioners

Reading - Maintained, Academy and Free Schools

Wilson primary

Wilson Primary School

Early Years Practitioner

£10.65–£11.98 per hour, depending on experience
30–37 hours per week (tbc), term time only plus inset days
1 year fixed term with potential to become permanent
Required for September 2018

We currently have a vacancy for a qualified Early Years Practitioner to join our thriving Foundation Stage team. We are looking for someone committed, enthusiastic and flexible to join a friendly and professional team.

If you have a passion for working with children in the Early Years and want to work in a setting which celebrates cultural diversity, values community and strives to provide the very best opportunities for each and every child then Wilson Primary School could be the school for you.

You should have:

  • good organisational skills, as well as flexibility and a sense of humour
  • the ability to develop positive and caring relationships with children
  • the ability to support a child with specific learning difficulties
  • a positive person who can work as part of a dedicated team
  • able to offer commitment to the life of our school community.

Prospective candidates are very welcome to visit the school to meet some of the staff and to look around, please contact the school to make an appointment.

Visits to the school are encouraged and welcomed.

Further information regarding this position can be found on the school website
To apply, please download an application form from the website. Completed forms must be received by the closing date. Please do not send a CV. For the purposes of Equal Opportunities we can only accept Reading Borough Council application forms.

Closing date: 12 noon, 22 June 2018
Interviews: 28 June 2018

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This position requires an enhanced DBS check. This post is exempt from section 4(2) of the rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

Wilson Primary School, Reading
Wilson Road, Reading, Berkshire RG30 2RW
T: 0118 937 5573

The Kennet Federation

          Southcote Primary                                         katesgrove primary

Southcote Primary School                       Katesgrove Primary School

Silchester Road, Southcote,                                                Dorothy Street, Katesgrove,
Reading, Berks RG30 3EJ                                                        Reading, Berks RG1 2NL
Tel:0118 9375533                                                                           Tel:0118 9375490
Email:          Email:                       

Southcote Primary School:
“Pupils really enjoy being part of the community and they are complimentary
about the effective support they receive from staff.”
Ofsted 2017

Katesgrove Primary School:
“Pupils want to come to school to learn, and families know that once
their children are at school, they are safe, nurtured and well educated.”
Ofsted 2017

Our friendly expanding schools are looking to appoint the following staff.

Early Years Practitioner

Scale RG3 (SCP 15–21) SP 15 – £17,072 pa, pro rata
Southcote: 36.25 hours a week, 8.30am–4.30pm to include 30 minute lunch-break cover
Term time plus INSET days.

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and self-motivated EYP to Southcote Primary School.

The successful candidate will:

  • Have a good working knowledge of the EYFS curriculum/practices and supporting children’s learning and development
  • Contribute to assessment, planning and behaviour management
  • Demonstrate good interpersonal skills with team members and parents
  • Be qualified to at least NVQ Level 3 with previous experience of working with young children and parents
  • Be able to work as a key worker for a group of children.

We have a lovely, hardworking team of staff and delightful pupils who deserve the best people working with them.

If any further information is required please contact the schools on the details above.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed.

Application packs for both schools can be downloaded from the individual websites. Alternatively, please email the school office using the above emails for an application pack.

Closing date for both roles: Friday 29 June 2018.
Interviews upon receipt

Our schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The appointment will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check, appropriate references and health clearance.

Slough - Maintained, Academy and Free Schools

Slough Centre Nursery SchoolSlough Centre Nursery School

Buckingham Avenue East, Slough, SL1 3EA
Telephone: 01753 521975
Executive Headteacher: Mrs. Diane Lister, Cert Ed, Dip SpLD, M.A.

Early Years Practitioner

37 hours per week, term time only, 8.00am–4.00pm
Level 5 SCP 23-29, Actual salary £19,428–£23,535
Permanent contract

Part Time Early Years Practitioner

22.5 hours per week, 11.30am–4.00pm,
Term time only, Level 5 SCP 23–29,
Actual Salary £11,814–£14,312
Permanent contract

We are seeking two enthusiastic, committed and flexible Practitioners to join our friendly, professional team in the main nursery from September 2018, qualified to NVQ Level 3 or equivalent in Childcare and Education.

Closing date: Tuesday 3rd July 4.00pm

School visits are encouraged and welcomed, please contact the school office to arrange a visit and request an application pack (also available on website).
Tel: 01753 521975

The TLC Nursery Federation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment. An enhanced check by the Disclosure and Barring Service will be sought for the successful candidate.

Sharing, Caring & Learning TogetherSave


Slough area – Independent

Dair House School


Dair House School, Farnham Royal SL2 3BY






Part Time Early Years Practitioner

Start date: September 2018
Salary: £10 per hour
Hours: 8am–4pm, Thursdays and Fridays, Term time only

Dair House School is a wonderful, small independent school with a great team of staff and fantastic children. We are seeking to appoint a passionate, creative and enthusiastic Early Years Assistant to join our delightful Nursery.

Dair House School has small classes, excellent facilities and extremely warm, friendly staff. We all work closely together to provide a fantastically wide range of opportunities for our pupils.

If you hold a relevant Level 2 qualification or above in childcare and have the desire to make a difference to our pupils please do apply.

Please visit our website for an application form and job description and to find out more about our school. Visits to the school are always welcome. For any queries please contact or telephone 01753 643964.

Closing date for receipt of applications: Friday 29th June 2018
Interviews will be confirmed to shortlisted candidates.

Dair House School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. All successful applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening including checks with current and previous employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service.

West Berkshire area – Independent

Ladybirds Pre-School

Newbury, Berkshire RG14 6JH
01635 551664



Experienced Early Years Practitioners Required

Ladybirds Pre-School is a charity run, term time only pre-school for children aged 2–5, located in South Newbury.

Open from 8am–5:30pm, term time only, we have potential full or part time positions available.
Successful candidates will be able to demonstrate a good understanding of the Early Years Curriculum and have experience taking on a key person role. A minimum qualification to Level 3 is required.

Contact Vikki Hart at for more details.

Windsor & Maidenhead

CHEAPSIDE PRE-SCHOOL Cheapside Village Hall, Cheapside, Berkshire SL5 7QH    Tel: 01344 627111
LEVEL 3 EARLY YEARS PRACTITIONER: Term Time Only – 38 weeks. Monday to Friday 8.30am–3.30pm
£9 ph, £12,285 pa. Opportunity to extend the hours for a salary of £17,199.

We are looking for an exceptional Level 3 Practitioner to join our highly motivated and committed team at our lovely pre-school in Cheapside, Ascot. If you feel this is you, we’d love to hear from you. Full job description on request.
Email Mrs Shaw attaching a CV:

Wokingham - Maintained, Academy and Free Schools

The Ambleside Centre

 Ambleside Close, Woodley, Berks RG5 4JJ
Head Teacher: Kerrie Clifford
Tel: 0118377 6444

Want to make a difference?
Do you enjoy supporting and challenging children?
We have a fantastic opportunity to join our experienced team in offering outstanding education in Pastures - our nursery for children aged 3 months to 3 years.

Join our dedicated nursery team in providing fun, stimulating and exciting learning, for individuals and groups of children.

Call us to arrange a visit.

Early Years Practitioner

(Qualified Level 3 in Early Years)

37 hours per week, all year
(8am–6pm three days per week plus staff meeting may be considered)
Grade 4: £18,870–£20,541
Hours between 8am and 6pm Monday to Friday (until 7pm Tuesdays for staff meeting)

Applications will be considered on receipt and an appointment made as soon as possible.

Closing date: 3/7/18
Interview date: w/b 9/7/18

Please contact 0118 377 6444 or email to arrange a visit and obtain an application pack.

Meadows Nursery            Pastures Nursery
3 years–5 years                 3 months–3 years
Ofsted Outstanding            Ofsted Outstanding
November 2016                 June 2017