We are looking for a special someone to join our warm and friendly team to support a child who has specific needs.


We are looking for someone who:

  • Is able to demonstrate an ability to nurture children in accordance with their individual needs.

  • Has experience in supporting children with special needs or skills that enable them to fulfil the role.

  • Is trained to at least NVQ level 2 or equivalent.  You should have recent experience of working with young children and be familiar with the revised EYFS framework.

  • Will be able to take on Keyworker duties for the child as well as supporting their every day needs.

  • Has excellent communication, organisational and interpersonal skills.

  • Is a great team player who would really enjoy contributing to the life of the pre-school.


The role is for Term time only, 15 hours per week (Monday to Friday from 9am until 12pm) and is a fixed term contract until July 2021.  The salary is £9 per hour. For more specific details of the role please call 01279 734306 from Monday 4th November. You can apply online by filling out the form below. Interviews to take place week commencing Monday 4th November 2019 with an immediate start. 


Successful applicants are required to provide an enhanced disclosure. Disclosure expense will be met by us.


Experience of working with children from 2 to 4 years

Knowledge of first aid

Liking of children

Ability to structure and support children’s learning

​Promote equal opportunities

To be caring and approachable

Good interpersonal skills

Flexible, conscientious, reliable, confidential and adaptable

Working well under pressure, while maintaining a sense of humour

Be prepared to work as part of the Pre-school team