Early Years Assistant

Employment
Part-time (term time only)
Salary
£9.90 per hour
Location
Guildford
Hours
36 hours per week (8:30am – 3:30pm, 5 days per week)

Challengers is searching for an engaging and passionate Early Years Assistant to care for, nurture, educate and play with all children at our Guildford Pre-School, working as a member of a professional team that provides high quality, nurturing, fun and friendly, play, learning and development experiences for children aged between 2-5 years. 

Job Description

Early Years Assistant – Job Description

What we offer:

  • Working Hours – 8:30am – 3:30pm, 5 days per week, term time only.
  • Salary – £9.90 per hour
  • Free Training – We regularly invite all our staff to free training courses including Disability and Inclusion Awareness, Medication Administration, Safeguarding, First Aid, Makaton and more! Play and Youth workers will always be supported by qualified scheme leaders and deputies.
  • Discounts – We have access to deals and discounts at multiple online and high street stores where you can save money on tech, finance, travel, fashion & beauty.
  • Free DBS – As we require all staff to have a DBS before they start with us, we have decided to offer this free of charge.
  • Pension & Health Care Cash Plan – All our staff have access to a NEST pension and Simply Health, health care plan.

Pay and benefits

£9.90 per hour.

We believe in paying our staff fairly for a days work and are proud to be an accredited as a Living Wage Employer, paying all of our staff the Real Living Wage.

Safeguarding

Challengers is committed to safeguarding and protecting the children and young people that we work with. As such all posts are subject to a safer recruitment process, including the disclosure of criminal records and vetting checks. We ensure that we have a range of policies and procedures in place which promote safeguarding and safer working practice across the organisation.

Please note – all successful applicants will be required to complete an Enhanced DBS Disclosure. For more information email recruitment@disability-challengers.org or call us on 01483 230 938.

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Disclosure declaration

The position which you are applying for potentially involves significant unsupervised contact with children and is therefore subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975. This means that you must disclose details of any convictions, bindover orders or police cautions, warnings or reprimands, including those which are considered “spent” under the terms of the Act. Please use the Disclosure Form below only if this applies to you. This information will not be used to discriminate against you unfairly.
If you have any convictions, cautions, reprimands or final warnings that are not "protected" as defined by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013) by SI 2013 1198, please complete the information below and return it with your application. This information will not be used to discriminate against you unfairly. For more information on the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act please click here.

Important information

On the next few pages we will be asking for your education history, dating back to GCSEs (or equivalent) and your employment history. In order to process your application we need to have a full history from your secondary education to present day, including any gaps in your study or work. If you fail to provide a full history, your application may be rejected, this is due to the nature of our work with vulnerable young people, and the strict Safeguarding and Safer Recruitment Policies we must adhere to.