Address: East Farleigh Pre-school
Old School Hall
Lower Road
East Farleigh
Maidstone
Kent
ME15 0JL

Job Description (and a brief statement about why your setting is such a great place to work): East Farleigh Pre-school are looking for a fun, dedicated and professional Pre-school Assistant to work with a close team at our “Outstanding” Ofsted rated setting for children aged 2–5 years. This position is term time only and for between 16-19.5 hours per week Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday starting 2nd September 2019.

The successful candidate must:
 • Have a minimum level 3 qualification in early years education or equivalent
• Have sound understanding of the EYFS
• Have sound understanding of Ofsted’s requirements and current legislation
• Have sound understanding of child development and of children’s needs
• Have the ability to communicate with, interact well with and inspire children
• Have the ability to work with an experienced team and have the will to succeed
• Have the ability to work with parents/carers and to encourage their involvement
• Be motivated
• First Aid certified - desirable but not essential

East Farleigh Pre-school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The post will require an enhanced DBS check and medical clearance and is subject to references.
 
For further information about East Farleigh Pre-school please see our website www.eastfarleighpreschool.org

Hours: Part Time

Hours Details: This position is term time only and for between 16-19.5 hours per week Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday starting 2nd September 2019.

Desired Qualifications: The successful candidate must:
 • Have a minimum level 3 qualification in early years education or equivalent
• Have sound understanding of the EYFS
• Have sound understanding of Ofsted’s requirements and current legislation
• Have sound understanding of child development and of children’s needs
• Have the ability to communicate with, interact well with and inspire children
• Have the ability to work with an experienced team and have the will to succeed
• Have the ability to work with parents/carers and to encourage their involvement
• Be motivated
• First Aid certified - desirable but not essential

The post will require an enhanced DBS check and medical clearance and is subject to references.

Salary: Hourly

Amount £: dependent on age/experience

Contact Details: To apply, please contact Sarah Shearman on admin@eastfarleighpreschool.org or 07586 439018 for an application form (CV’s not accepted), full job description and person specification

Closing Date: 30/06/2019