York Childcare

York Childcare is a non profit charity with the aim of providing quality childcare for families in York. We are run by a committee of voluntary Trustees. We have three children’s day nurseries which provide full and part-time day care for children in the 6 weeks to 5 years age group. Each of our nurseries are Ofsted inspected, offer home-cooked food and have their own outdoor play areas.

We also provide an Out of School Club management service to several clubs across the city providing breakfast, after school and holiday clubs for children aged 2 years – 12 years.

16 Sep, 2019
Supply Early Years Practitioners   We are currently recruiting Full and Part time Early Years Practitioners for our pool of supply staff at York Childcare. We operate from Joseph’s, Heather’s and Scarcroft Green Nurseries. You must have the ability to make every child feel special. You must have a warm, friendly nature and be able to distribute hugs as required. You must be able to laugh at jokes you don't understand. If a child requests that you be a fairy, a pirate or a spaceman, you must be the best fairy, pirate or spaceman that you can be! The ability to sing out of tune in front of a small crowd is essential. Pretending to eat playdough creations realistically is required You must be prepared to drink numerous cups of pretend tea on a daily basis. The ability to read a story, upside down, with at least 4 interruptions per page is essential. Possess the skills to count the heads of numerous moving small people. You must be prepared to have lots of fun in the workplace. Most importantly, you must be prepared to feel loved, special and important to many young children and their families. There is no other job quite like this one! Responsibilities To be committed to providing a stimulating, safe and caring Nursery environment which is fully inclusive and enables each child to reach their full potential. Experience We are looking for a committed, self motivated person who enjoys providing high quality childcare to children. You must be a highly motivated and enthusiastic person who can work on your own initiative as well as part of a team. Good working knowledge of the Early Years foundation stage is desirable. Must have knowledge of Early Years Foundation Stage and ideally a Level 3 Qualification in childcare / education / learning in the early years. Pay The rate of pay will be discussed at interview. Post-holders will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check (formerly CRB) and employment will be subject to receipt of two satisfactory references. To request an application form please email  recruitment@yorkchildcare.co.uk
York Childcare York, UK Bank Staff
22 Aug, 2019
Supply Staff Early Years Practitioners   York Childcare is a charity providing quality childcare within the City of York. We have three children's day nurseries which provide full and part-time day care for children in the 6 weeks to 5 years age group. Each of our nurseries are Ofsted inspected, offer home-cooked food and have their own outdoor play areas.   We are currently recruiting Full and Part time Early Years Practitioners for our pool of supply staff at York Childcare Ltd. We operate from Joseph’s, Heather’s and Scarcroft Green Nurseries.   Full time positions are for 37.5 hours per week, working within flexible shift patterns enabling nurseries to offer care from 7.30am to 6pm all year.   Part time positions are also available.   RESPONSIBILITIES To be committed to providing a stimulating, safe and caring Nursery environment which is fully inclusive and enables each child to reach their full potential.   EXPERIENCE We are looking for a committed, self motivated person who enjoys providing high quality childcare to children. You must be a highly motivated and enthusiastic person who can work on your own initiative as well as part of a team. Good working knowledge of the Early Years foundation stage is desirable. Must have knowledge of Early Years Foundation Stage and ideally a Level 3 Qualification in childcare / education / learning in the early years.   PAY The rate of pay will be discussed at interview.   Post-holders will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check (formerly CRB) and employment will be subject to receipt of two satisfactory references.   To request an application form please email recruitment@yorkchildcare.co.uk or telephone 01904 409763.   The deadline for receiving completed applications is Monday 23rd April 2018.
York Childcare York, UK Bank Staff
12 Jul, 2019
We are recruiting Practitioners. We have full and part time positions available, so if the below sounds like you, we would love to hear from you! You must have the ability to make every child feel special. You must have a warm, friendly nature and be able to distribute hugs as required. You must be able to laugh at jokes you don't understand. If a child requests that you be a fairy, a pirate or a spaceman, you must be the best fairy, pirate or spaceman that you can be! The ability to sing out of tune in front of a small crowd is essential. Pretending to eat playdough creations realistically is required You must be prepared to drink numerous cups of pretend tea on a daily basis. The ability to read a story, upside down, with at least 4 interruptions per page is essential. Possess the skills to count the heads of numerous moving small people. You must be prepared to have lots of fun in the workplace. Most importantly, you must be prepared to feel loved, special and important to many young children and their families. There is no other job quite like this one! Please email  recruitment@yorkchildcare.co.uk  for more details.   If you are interested in a role within York Childcare, please email an up to date CV and completed Employment Application Form to recruitment@yorkchildcare.co.uk
York Childcare York, UK Full or Part Time
12 Jul, 2019
Early Years Practitioner - Maternity Cover We currently have the opportunity for a Full Time (37.5 hours p/week) Level 3 Early Years Practitioner to join our team, initially on a temporary basis to cover the current post holders maternity leave at Scarcroft Green Nursery. The successful candidate must be able to work flexible shift patterns enabling the nursery to offer care from 8am to 6pm. Responsibilities To be committed to providing a stimulating, safe and caring Nursery environment which is fully inclusive and enables each child to reach their full potential. To act as a Key Person for a group of children. To assist in supporting students on placement. To assume responsibility for a specific area as allocated. Experience We are looking for a committed, self motivated person who enjoys providing high quality childcare to children. You must be a highly motivated and enthusiastic person who can work on your own initiative as well as part of a team. Must have knowledge of Early Years Foundation Stage and a minimum of Level 3 Qualification in childcare / education / learning in the early years. Early Years or EYITT Professional Status is an advantage. GCSE Grade C or above in Maths and English is desirable.   Salary Average salary once a successful probationary period has been completed is £15,912.00. Staff benefits include generous annual leave entitlement and company pension contributions. Post-holders will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check (formerly CRB) and employment will be subject to receipt of two satisfactory references. To request an application form please email  recruitment@yorkchildcare.co.uk  or telephone 01904 409763.
York Childcare York, UK Maternity Cover
12 Jul, 2019
Early Years Assistant We currently have the opportunity for a Part Time Early Years Assistant to join our team on a permanent basis, at Josephs Nursery. The post is for 30 hours per week, 7.30 am – 10.30 am and 3 pm – 6pm Monday to Friday.   The main responsibility of the post holder will be to look after the children attending the out of school club based within the nursery.    Responsibilities   To be committed to providing a stimulating, safe and caring environment which is fully inclusive and enables each child to reach their full potential. To act as a Key Person for a group of children. To assist in supporting students on placement. To assume responsibility for a specific area as allocated.   Experience   We are looking for a committed, self motivated person who enjoys providing high quality childcare to children. You must be a highly motivated and enthusiastic person who can work on your own initiative as well as part of a team. Knowledge of Early Years Foundation Stage and a Qualification in childcare / education / learning in the early years is desirable but not essential. GCSE Grade C or above in Maths and English is desirable.     Salary   The Salary will be discussed at interview. Average salary once probationary period has been completed is £15,268.50 reduced pro rata. Staff benefits include generous annual leave entitlement and company pension contributions.   Post-holders will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check (formerly CRB) and employment will be subject to receipt of two satisfactory references.   To request an application form please email  recruitment@yorkchildcare.co.uk or telephone 01904 393730.
York Childcare York, UK Part time
12 Jun, 2019
Pre School Room Manager Temporary York Childcare is a charity providing quality childcare within the City of York. We have three children's day nurseries which provide full and part-time day care for children in the 6 weeks to 5 years age group. Each of our nurseries are Ofsted inspected, offer home-cooked food and have their own outdoor play areas.   We currently have the opportunity for a Room Manager to join our team in the pre school room at Scarcroft Green Nursery on a full time basis, 37.5 hours per week Monday to Friday, initially on a temporary basis . The successful candidate must be able to work flexible shift patterns enabling the nursery to offer care from 8am to 6pm. Responsibilities To be responsible for a team of Early Years Practitioners and to be proactive in team building, staff motivation and in developing the staff to their maximum potential. To be a positive role model. To provide a fully inclusive environment for children, staff and parents. To be fully committed to providing a stimulating, safe and caring Nursery environment which enables each child to reach their full potential. To ensure standards outlined in the Early Years Foundation Stage are met. To support the role of the Nursery Manager. To ensure compliance of Health, Safety and Welfare standards within the Nursery. To ensure good quality provision is delivered in all areas, such as catering, cleaning and general maintenance. To liaise with the Nursery Manager to ensure maximum occupancy levels. To analyse tracking ensuring that each child is fully equipped to move to the next stage of their care and education and reflect on changes / adaptations which may be required as a consequence. To reflect on actions needed to raise children’s attainments in areas where they fall below expected levels. To act as a Key Person for a group of children where appropriate. This role includes regular completion of children’s progress records (including use of Tapestry software where appropriate). Experience We are looking for a committed, self-motivated, enthusiastic person who enjoys providing high quality childcare to children. We require a flexible and adaptable person who can demonstrate the ability to work using their own initiative and who is able to co-ordinate the smooth running of the room. Must be able to share knowledge and learning with others in order to lead development. Must have thorough knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage and a relevant Level 3 qualification in Childcare and Education. A recognised Early Years Teaching qualification / EYITT Professional Status is desirable. GCSE Grade C equivalents (or a higher grade) in Maths and English are desirable.  Salary The starting salary is £18,174.00 for someone with a Level 3 Diploma in Early Years Education and Care (EYE)or equivalent qualification or £19,207.50 if the person holds a recognised Early Years Teacher qualification.  Staff benefits include generous annual leave entitlement and company pension contributions. Post-holders will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check (formerly CRB) and employment will be subject to receipt of two satisfactory references. To request an application form and full job description please email:  recruitment@yorkchildcare.co.uk
York Childcare York, UK Temp
12 Jun, 2019
Early Years Practitioner  We currently have the opportunity for a Full Time (37.5 hours p/week) Level 3 Early Years Practitioner to join our team on a permanent basis, initially at Josephs Nursery. The successful candidate must be able to work flexible shift patterns enabling the nursery to offer care from 7.30am to 6pm.   We are looking for someone who can start as soon as possible.   Responsibilities   To be committed to providing a stimulating, safe and caring Nursery environment which is fully inclusive and enables each child to reach their full potential. To act as a Key Person for a group of children. To assist in supporting students on placement. To assume responsibility for a specific area as allocated.   Experience   We are looking for a committed, self motivated person who enjoys providing high quality childcare to children. You must be a highly motivated and enthusiastic person who can work on your own initiative as well as part of a team. Must have knowledge of Early Years Foundation Stage and a minimum of Level 3 Qualification in childcare / education / learning in the early years. Early Years or EYITT Professional Status is an advantage. GCSE Grade C or above in Maths and English is desirable.     Salary   Starting salary is £15,522.00 per annum with the potential to increase after successful completion of a probationary period. Staff benefits include generous annual leave entitlement and company pension contributions.   Post-holders will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check (formerly CRB) and employment will be subject to receipt of two satisfactory references.   To request an application form please email  recruitment@yorkchildcare.co.uk or telephone 01904 409763.
York Childcare York, UK Full time
12 Jun, 2019
Early Years Practitioner   We currently have the opportunity for a two Full Time (37.5 hours p/week) Level 3 Early Years Practitioners to join our teams on a permanent basis.   The successful candidates must be able to work flexible shift patterns enabling the nursery to offer care from 7.30am to 6pm.   Responsibilities   To be committed to providing a stimulating, safe and caring Nursery environment which is fully inclusive and enables each child to reach their full potential. To act as a Key Person for a group of children. To assist in supporting students on placement and to act as mentor for NVQ trainees and other new/junior staff. To organise the room and other duties in the absence of the Room Manager. To assume responsibility for a specific area as allocated.   Experience   We are looking for a committed, self motivated person who enjoys providing high quality childcare to children. You must be a highly motivated and enthusiastic person who can work on your own initiative as well as part of a team. Must have knowledge of Early Years Foundation Stage and a minimum of Level 3 Qualification in childcare / education / learning in the early years. Early Years or EYITT Professional Status is an advantage. GCSE Grade C or above in Maths and English is desirable.   Salary The starting salary will be £15,268.50 with the potential to rise after completion of a successful probationary period. Staff benefits include generous annual leave entitlement and company pension contributions.   Post-holders will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check (formerly CRB) and employment will be subject to receipt of two satisfactory references.   To request an application form please email recruitment@yorkchildcare.co.uk or telephone 01904 393730.    
York Childcare Josephs Nursery, York, UK Full time