Careers

We understand that any nursery, indeed any organisation, is only as good as the people within it. We know that it takes a very special kind of person to work for Shooting Stars.

Shooting Stars Nurseries are committed to ensuring that all our staff share our ethos; creating a values based culture where mutual respect, integrity and high quality interactions facilitate communication and understanding. This empowers our children, parents and staff to succeed in a rich, stimulating care and learning environment within the nurture of our passionate, dedicated team.

Shooting Stars Nurseries are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children within our care and expects all those employed by the Company to share this commitment. All posts involve working with children and are therefore exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. You are therefore required to declare any convictions that you may have, including those that would otherwise be regarded as 'spent' under this Act.

Why work for Shooting Stars?

How to apply

If you are passionate about great quality childcare and would like to be considered for one of the exciting opportunities below, please download an application form HERE. Once this is completed, please return it to careers@myshootingstars.com and one of our team will be in touch soon.

Alternatively, you can view and apply for any of our current vacancies online via Indeed by clicking here.

Current vacancies

Apprenitice Nursery Assistant - Hinckley

Apprentice Nursery Assistant – Hinckley

To apply for this position, please copy and paste the following link which will take you to the Babcock website for this specific apprenticeship position.

http://www.babcockavol.co.uk/babcockavol/application.aspx?empid=10911&jvid=16982

Role Description:  Shooting Stars require an Apprentice Nursery Assistant to join their workforce from April 2019 and complete a Level 2 Apprenticeship in Early Years Childcare and Education.

During your Apprenticeship you will be expected to;

  • work as a team member, within the guidance, leadership and coaching of that team, to ensure that all children attending the setting receive high quality care, are kept safe, and receive rich and stimulating play experiences which meet their individual needs, whilst undertaking theoretical and practical training, and completing tasks and assignments to obtain the skills and knowledge necessary to achieve a level 2 qualification in Early Years Childcare and Education;
  • adhere to and positively promote Shooting Stars Nurseries Policies and Procedures;
  • Understand each child as an individual and have a general understanding of childcare and child development;
  • observe each child’s progress and report on achievements looking for progression and continuity;
  • Develop positive and trusting relationships with children, parents, carers, staff and outside agencies
  • provide daily feedback and observe Working in Partnership Meetings as required, learning to communicate with parents and carers
  • Assist with the supervision of children at play (indoor and outdoor) and at mealtimes;
  • learn how to plan, prepare and participate in a range of activities that promote children’s learning and development;
  • Learn how to be key person for a group of children, by observing, monitoring and accurately recording each child’s development in line with the EYFS.
  • learn how to help children become independent through helping hem acquire self-help skills, including, dressing, feeding, toilet training and an awareness of personal hygiene;
  • learn how to provide high standards of quality within the nursery including the environment, resources and experiences offered to children;
  • Understand how to demonstrate good practice with regard to special needs and inclusion;
  • Learn how to continuously improve the quality of childcare and education;
  • Learn about how to keep children safe and understand when and how to follow Safeguarding Procedures.
  • understand and ensure that the nutritional needs of the children are met and that Food Safety Regulations are complied with.
  • Learn about current developments in childcare and education policy and practice. Understand how to share responsibility for safeguarding all children within the nursery.

As an Apprentice you will be included on a Childcare Qualification. Your Qualification will be delivered by an Award Winning Training Provider who will support your learning and development throughout your Apprenticeship. This will involve a Vocational Learning Advisor coming to visit you on a regular basis to deliver the training and guide you through your Apprenticeship.

No. of positions - 2

Weekly Wage - £111.00

Working week - 30 Hours, Monday to Friday, shifts between 7.30am & 6.00pm

Location – Hinckley, Leicestershire

Employer - Shooting Stars Nursery (Hinckley)

Application closing date - 08/03/2019

Anticipated job start date - 01/04/2019

Future prospects - Following successful completion of a level three childcare qualification, Shooting Stars Nurseries will guarantee a permanent, full time position to the applicant.

Skills required:

Organised

Literate

Good verbal communication

Ability to listen to and follow instruction

Use own initiative

Personal qualities:

  • Caring
  • Reliable
  • Proactive
  • Have a sense of humour
  • Calm and patient
  • Appreciate and respect diversity
  • Self confident
  • Self motivated
  • Passionate and dedicated

Qualifications required - A*–C/9-4 Grade for GCSE English and Maths or equivalent qualification would be desirable but not essential.

Important information - This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment. You will be contacted shortly by your Apprentice Recruitment Advisor to discuss your application for this Apprenticeship; if they can’t get hold of you they will text you their contact details.

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Intermediate Diploma in Children’s & Young Person's Workforce.

Each framework includes a diploma/certificate which shows the practical skills, a technical certificate to confirm the knowledge and understanding and Functional Skills in Maths and English. You will be assessed throughout the apprenticeship and complete the qualification based on the competencies within your job role. You will be assessed by a combination of observations, professional discussion, question and answer sessions and self-study which is required to confirm your knowledge and understanding of the career route you have chosen

Apprentice Nursery Assistant - Bromsgrove

Apprentice Nursery Assistant – Bromsgrove

To apply for this position, please copy and paste the following link which will take you to the Babcock website for this specific apprenticeship position.

http://www.babcockavol.co.uk/babcockavol/application.aspx?empid=15882&jvid=16978

Role Description:  Shooting Stars require an Apprentice Nursery Assistant to join their workforce from April 2019 and complete a Level 2 Apprenticeship in Early Years Childcare and Education.

During your Apprenticeship you will be expected to;

  • work as a team member, within the guidance, leadership and coaching of that team, to ensure that all children attending the setting receive high quality care, are kept safe, and receive rich and stimulating play experiences which meet their individual needs, whilst undertaking theoretical and practical training, and completing tasks and assignments to obtain the skills and knowledge necessary to achieve a level 2 qualification in Early Years Childcare and Education;
  • adhere to and positively promote Shooting Stars Nurseries Policies and Procedures;
  • Understand each child as an individual and have a general understanding of childcare and child development;
  • observe each child’s progress and report on achievements looking for progression and continuity;
  • Develop positive and trusting relationships with children, parents, carers, staff and outside agencies
  • provide daily feedback and observe Working in Partnership Meetings as required, learning to communicate with parents and carers
  • Assist with the supervision of children at play (indoor and outdoor) and at mealtimes;
  • learn how to plan, prepare and participate in a range of activities that promote children’s learning and development;
  • Learn how to be key person for a group of children, by observing, monitoring and accurately recording each child’s development in line with the EYFS.
  • learn how to help children become independent through helping hem acquire self-help skills, including, dressing, feeding, toilet training and an awareness of personal hygiene;
  • learn how to provide high standards of quality within the nursery including the environment, resources and experiences offered to children;
  • Understand how to demonstrate good practice with regard to special needs and inclusion;
  • Learn how to continuously improve the quality of childcare and education;
  • Learn about how to keep children safe and understand when and how to follow Safeguarding Procedures.
  • understand and ensure that the nutritional needs of the children are met and that Food Safety Regulations are complied with.
  • Learn about current developments in childcare and education policy and practice. Understand how to share responsibility for safeguarding all children within the nursery.

As an Apprentice you will be included on a Childcare Qualification. Your Qualification will be delivered by an Award Winning Training Provider who will support your learning and development throughout your Apprenticeship. This will involve a Vocational Learning Advisor coming to visit you on a regular basis to deliver the training and guide you through your Apprenticeship.

No. of positions - 2

Weekly Wage - £111.00

Working week - 30 Hours, Monday to Friday, shifts between 7.30am & 6.00pm

Location – Bromsgrove, Worcestershire

Employer - Shooting Stars Nursery (Bromsgrove)

Application closing date - 08/03/2019

Anticipated job start date - 01/04/2019

Future prospects - Following successful completion of a level three childcare qualification, Shooting Stars Nurseries will guarantee a permanent, full time position to the applicant.

Skills required:

Organised

Literate

Good verbal communication

Ability to listen to and follow instruction

Use own initiative

Personal qualities:

  • Caring
  • Reliable
  • Proactive
  • Have a sense of humour
  • Calm and patient
  • Appreciate and respect diversity
  • Self confident
  • Self motivated
  • Passionate and dedicated

Qualifications required - A*–C/9-4 Grade for GCSE English and Maths or equivalent qualification would be desirable but not essential.

Important information - This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment. You will be contacted shortly by your Apprentice Recruitment Advisor to discuss your application for this Apprenticeship; if they can’t get hold of you they will text you their contact details.

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Intermediate Diploma in Children’s & Young Person's Workforce.

Each framework includes a diploma/certificate which shows the practical skills, a technical certificate to confirm the knowledge and understanding and Functional Skills in Maths and English. You will be assessed throughout the apprenticeship and complete the qualification based on the competencies within your job role. You will be assessed by a combination of observations, professional discussion, question and answer sessions and self-study which is required to confirm your knowledge and understanding of the career route you have chosen

Apprentice Nursery Assistant - Gloucester

Apprentice Nursery Assistant – Gloucester

To apply for this position, please copy and paste the following link which will take you to the Babcock website for this specific apprenticeship position.

http://www.babcockavol.co.uk/babcockavol/application.aspx?empid=11030&jvid=16981

Role Description:  Shooting Stars require an Apprentice Nursery Assistant to join their workforce from April 2019 and complete a Level 2 Apprenticeship in Early Years Childcare and Education.

During your Apprenticeship you will be expected to;

  • work as a team member, within the guidance, leadership and coaching of that team, to ensure that all children attending the setting receive high quality care, are kept safe, and receive rich and stimulating play experiences which meet their individual needs, whilst undertaking theoretical and practical training, and completing tasks and assignments to obtain the skills and knowledge necessary to achieve a level 2 qualification in Early Years Childcare and Education;
  • adhere to and positively promote Shooting Stars Nurseries Policies and Procedures;
  • Understand each child as an individual and have a general understanding of childcare and child development;
  • observe each child’s progress and report on achievements looking for progression and continuity;
  • Develop positive and trusting relationships with children, parents, carers, staff and outside agencies
  • provide daily feedback and observe Working in Partnership Meetings as required, learning to communicate with parents and carers
  • Assist with the supervision of children at play (indoor and outdoor) and at mealtimes;
  • learn how to plan, prepare and participate in a range of activities that promote children’s learning and development;
  • Learn how to be key person for a group of children, by observing, monitoring and accurately recording each child’s development in line with the EYFS.
  • learn how to help children become independent through helping hem acquire self-help skills, including, dressing, feeding, toilet training and an awareness of personal hygiene;
  • learn how to provide high standards of quality within the nursery including the environment, resources and experiences offered to children;
  • Understand how to demonstrate good practice with regard to special needs and inclusion;
  • Learn how to continuously improve the quality of childcare and education;
  • Learn about how to keep children safe and understand when and how to follow Safeguarding Procedures.
  • understand and ensure that the nutritional needs of the children are met and that Food Safety Regulations are complied with.
  • Learn about current developments in childcare and education policy and practice. Understand how to share responsibility for safeguarding all children within the nursery.

As an Apprentice you will be included on a Childcare Qualification. Your Qualification will be delivered by an Award Winning Training Provider who will support your learning and development throughout your Apprenticeship. This will involve a Vocational Learning Advisor coming to visit you on a regular basis to deliver the training and guide you through your Apprenticeship.

No. of positions - 2

Weekly Wage - £111.00

Working week - 30 Hours, Monday to Friday, shifts between 7.30am & 6.00pm

Location – Gloucester, Gloucestershire

Employer - Shooting Stars Nursery (Gloucester)

Application closing date - 08/03/2019

Anticipated job start date - 01/04/2019

Future prospects - Following successful completion of a level three childcare qualification, Shooting Stars Nurseries will guarantee a permanent, full time position to the applicant.

Skills required:

Organised

Literate

Good verbal communication

Ability to listen to and follow instruction

Use own initiative

Personal qualities:

  • Caring
  • Reliable
  • Proactive
  • Have a sense of humour
  • Calm and patient
  • Appreciate and respect diversity
  • Self confident
  • Self motivated
  • Passionate and dedicated

Qualifications required - A*–C/9-4 Grade for GCSE English and Maths or equivalent qualification would be desirable but not essential.

Important information - This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment. You will be contacted shortly by your Apprentice Recruitment Advisor to discuss your application for this Apprenticeship; if they can’t get hold of you they will text you their contact details.

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Intermediate Diploma in Children’s & Young Person's Workforce.

Each framework includes a diploma/certificate which shows the practical skills, a technical certificate to confirm the knowledge and understanding and Functional Skills in Maths and English. You will be assessed throughout the apprenticeship and complete the qualification based on the competencies within your job role. You will be assessed by a combination of observations, professional discussion, question and answer sessions and self-study which is required to confirm your knowledge and understanding of the career route you have chosen

Apprentice Nursery Assistant - Stourbridge

Apprentice Nursery Assistant – Stourbridge

To apply for this position, please copy and paste the following link which will take you to the Babcock website for this specific apprenticeship position.

http://www.babcockavol.co.uk/babcockavol/application.aspx?empid=11033&jvid=16980

Role Description:  Shooting Stars require an Apprentice Nursery Assistant to join their workforce from April 2019 and complete a Level 2 Apprenticeship in Early Years Childcare and Education.

During your Apprenticeship you will be expected to;

  • work as a team member, within the guidance, leadership and coaching of that team, to ensure that all children attending the setting receive high quality care, are kept safe, and receive rich and stimulating play experiences which meet their individual needs, whilst undertaking theoretical and practical training, and completing tasks and assignments to obtain the skills and knowledge necessary to achieve a level 2 qualification in Early Years Childcare and Education;
  • adhere to and positively promote Shooting Stars Nurseries Policies and Procedures;
  • Understand each child as an individual and have a general understanding of childcare and child development;
  • observe each child’s progress and report on achievements looking for progression and continuity;
  • Develop positive and trusting relationships with children, parents, carers, staff and outside agencies
  • provide daily feedback and observe Working in Partnership Meetings as required, learning to communicate with parents and carers
  • Assist with the supervision of children at play (indoor and outdoor) and at mealtimes;
  • learn how to plan, prepare and participate in a range of activities that promote children’s learning and development;
  • Learn how to be key person for a group of children, by observing, monitoring and accurately recording each child’s development in line with the EYFS.
  • learn how to help children become independent through helping hem acquire self-help skills, including, dressing, feeding, toilet training and an awareness of personal hygiene;
  • learn how to provide high standards of quality within the nursery including the environment, resources and experiences offered to children;
  • Understand how to demonstrate good practice with regard to special needs and inclusion;
  • Learn how to continuously improve the quality of childcare and education;
  • Learn about how to keep children safe and understand when and how to follow Safeguarding Procedures.
  • understand and ensure that the nutritional needs of the children are met and that Food Safety Regulations are complied with.
  • Learn about current developments in childcare and education policy and practice. Understand how to share responsibility for safeguarding all children within the nursery.

As an Apprentice you will be included on a Childcare Qualification. Your Qualification will be delivered by an Award Winning Training Provider who will support your learning and development throughout your Apprenticeship. This will involve a Vocational Learning Advisor coming to visit you on a regular basis to deliver the training and guide you through your Apprenticeship.

No. of positions - 2

Weekly Wage - £111.00

Working week - 30 Hours, Monday to Friday, shifts between 7.30am & 6.00pm

Location – Stourbridge, West Midlands

Employer - Shooting Stars Nursery (Stourbridge)

Application closing date - 08/03/2019

Anticipated job start date - 01/04/2019

Future prospects - Following successful completion of a level three childcare qualification, Shooting Stars Nurseries will guarantee a permanent, full time position to the applicant.

Skills required:

Organised

Literate

Good verbal communication

Ability to listen to and follow instruction

Use own initiative

Personal qualities:

  • Caring
  • Reliable
  • Proactive
  • Have a sense of humour
  • Calm and patient
  • Appreciate and respect diversity
  • Self confident
  • Self motivated
  • Passionate and dedicated

Qualifications required - A*–C/9-4 Grade for GCSE English and Maths or equivalent qualification would be desirable but not essential.

Important information - This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment. You will be contacted shortly by your Apprentice Recruitment Advisor to discuss your application for this Apprenticeship; if they can’t get hold of you they will text you their contact details.

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Intermediate Diploma in Children’s & Young Person's Workforce.

Each framework includes a diploma/certificate which shows the practical skills, a technical certificate to confirm the knowledge and understanding and Functional Skills in Maths and English. You will be assessed throughout the apprenticeship and complete the qualification based on the competencies within your job role. You will be assessed by a combination of observations, professional discussion, question and answer sessions and self-study which is required to confirm your knowledge and understanding of the career route you have chosen

Apprentice Nursery Assistant - Wolverhampton

Apprentice Nursery Assistant – Wolverhampton

To apply for this position, please copy and paste the following link which will take you to the Babcock website for this specific apprenticeship position.

http://www.babcockavol.co.uk/babcockavol/application.aspx?empid=11035&jvid=16985

Role Description:  Shooting Stars require an Apprentice Nursery Assistant to join their workforce from April 2019 and complete a Level 2 Apprenticeship in Early Years Childcare and Education.

During your Apprenticeship you will be expected to;

  • work as a team member, within the guidance, leadership and coaching of that team, to ensure that all children attending the setting receive high quality care, are kept safe, and receive rich and stimulating play experiences which meet their individual needs, whilst undertaking theoretical and practical training, and completing tasks and assignments to obtain the skills and knowledge necessary to achieve a level 2 qualification in Early Years Childcare and Education;
  • adhere to and positively promote Shooting Stars Nurseries Policies and Procedures;
  • Understand each child as an individual and have a general understanding of childcare and child development;
  • observe each child’s progress and report on achievements looking for progression and continuity;
  • Develop positive and trusting relationships with children, parents, carers, staff and outside agencies
  • provide daily feedback and observe Working in Partnership Meetings as required, learning to communicate with parents and carers
  • Assist with the supervision of children at play (indoor and outdoor) and at mealtimes;
  • learn how to plan, prepare and participate in a range of activities that promote children’s learning and development;
  • Learn how to be key person for a group of children, by observing, monitoring and accurately recording each child’s development in line with the EYFS.
  • learn how to help children become independent through helping hem acquire self-help skills, including, dressing, feeding, toilet training and an awareness of personal hygiene;
  • learn how to provide high standards of quality within the nursery including the environment, resources and experiences offered to children;
  • Understand how to demonstrate good practice with regard to special needs and inclusion;
  • Learn how to continuously improve the quality of childcare and education;
  • Learn about how to keep children safe and understand when and how to follow Safeguarding Procedures.
  • understand and ensure that the nutritional needs of the children are met and that Food Safety Regulations are complied with.
  • Learn about current developments in childcare and education policy and practice. Understand how to share responsibility for safeguarding all children within the nursery.

As an Apprentice you will be included on a Childcare Qualification. Your Qualification will be delivered by an Award Winning Training Provider who will support your learning and development throughout your Apprenticeship. This will involve a Vocational Learning Advisor coming to visit you on a regular basis to deliver the training and guide you through your Apprenticeship.

No. of positions - 2

Weekly Wage - £111.00

Working week - 30 Hours, Monday to Friday, shifts between 7.30am & 6.00pm

Location – Wolverhampton, West Midlands

Employer - Shooting Stars Nursery (Wolverhampton)

Application closing date - 08/03/2019

Anticipated job start date - 01/04/2019

Future prospects - Following successful completion of a level three childcare qualification, Shooting Stars Nurseries will guarantee a permanent, full time position to the applicant.

Skills required:

Organised

Literate

Good verbal communication

Ability to listen to and follow instruction

Use own initiative

Personal qualities:

  • Caring
  • Reliable
  • Proactive
  • Have a sense of humour
  • Calm and patient
  • Appreciate and respect diversity
  • Self confident
  • Self motivated
  • Passionate and dedicated

Qualifications required - A*–C/9-4 Grade for GCSE English and Maths or equivalent qualification would be desirable but not essential.

Important information - This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment. You will be contacted shortly by your Apprentice Recruitment Advisor to discuss your application for this Apprenticeship; if they can’t get hold of you they will text you their contact details.

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Intermediate Diploma in Children’s & Young Person's Workforce.

Each framework includes a diploma/certificate which shows the practical skills, a technical certificate to confirm the knowledge and understanding and Functional Skills in Maths and English. You will be assessed throughout the apprenticeship and complete the qualification based on the competencies within your job role. You will be assessed by a combination of observations, professional discussion, question and answer sessions and self-study which is required to confirm your knowledge and understanding of the career route you have chosen

Bromsgrove - Level 3 Nursery Nurse (All Ages)

Level 3 Nursery Nurse (All Ages)

This is a full time position working 40 Hours per week. Working hours are Monday to Friday, 7.30am to 6pm

Qualification

Must hold a minimum UK recognised and accredited Level 3 Childcare qualification

Desirable - Paediatric first aid qualification ; Food Hygiene Certificate level 2 ; any related professional qualification (e.g. Foundation Degree, EYPS, EYTS)

Experience

Previous experience in a day nursery environment is essential

Desirable - Knowledge and experience of delivering the EYFS; Experience of Ofsted InspectionsWorking with children with Special Educational Needs

Job Description - about the role

To work as a member of the nursery team to ensure that all children attending the setting receive high quality care, are kept safe and receive rich and stimulating play experiences which meet their individual needs.

A full job description and person specification is available from our Careers Team.  Please contact Clare on careers@myshootingstars.com and one will be emailed to you

Bromsgrove - Relief Nursery Nurse

Relief Nursery Nurse

Qualification

Must hold a minimum UK recognised and accredited Level 3 Childcare qualification

Desirable - Paediatric first aid qualification ; Food Hygiene Certificate level 2 ; any related professional qualification (e.g. Foundation Degree, EYPS, EYTS)

Experience

Previous experience in a day nursery environment is essential

Desirable - Knowledge and experience of delivering the EYFS; Experience of Ofsted InspectionsWorking with children with Special Educational Needs

Job Description - about the role

To work as a member of the relief nursery team to ensure that all children attending the setting receive high quality care, are kept safe and receive rich and stimulating play experiences which meet their individual needs.

A full job description and person specification is available from our Careers Team.  Please contact Clare on careers@myshootingstars.com and one will be emailed to you

Gloucester - Level 3 Nursery Nurse

Level 3 Nursery Nurse

This is a full time position working 42.5 Hours per week.

Working hours are Monday to Friday, 7.30am to 6pm

Qualification

Must hold a minimum UK recognised and accredited Level 3 Childcare qualification

Desirable - Paediatric first aid qualification ; Food Hygiene Certificate level 2 ; any related professional qualification (e.g. Foundation Degree, EYPS, EYTS)

Experience

Essential - Previous experience in a day nursery environment is essential

Desirable - Working with babies (3 Months to 15 Months) ; Knowledge and experience of delivering the EYFS; Experience of Ofsted InspectionsWorking with children with Special Educational Needs

Job Description - about the role

To work as a member of the nursery team to ensure that all children attending the setting receive high quality care, are kept safe and receive rich and stimulating play experiences which meet their individual needs.

A full job description and person specification is available from our Careers Team.  Please contact Clare on careers@myshootingstars.com and one will be emailed to you

Gloucester - Level 3 Nursery Nurse (Term Time only)

Level 3 Nursery Nurse (Term Time only)

This is a term time only position.  This position is fixed for 28 weeks commencing with immediate effect

Working hours will be Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 1:00 pm until 6:00 pm.

Qualification/Experience

The ideal candidate will hold a level 3 qualification and ideally have experience in working within Preschool.

Desirable – Knowledge and experience of delivering the EYFS; Experience of Ofsted Inspections; Working with children with Special Educational Needs

Job Description - about the role

You will be working to cover a key person to deliver 1:1 care for a child entitled to 15 funded hours.

To work as a member of the nursery team to ensure that all children attending the setting receive high quality care, are kept safe and receive rich and stimulating play experiences which meet their individual needs.

A full job description and person specification is available from our Careers Team.  Please contact Clare on careers@myshootingstars.com and one will be emailed to you

Gloucester - Relief Nursery Nurse

Relief Nursery Nurse

Qualification

Must hold a minimum UK recognised and accredited Level 3 Childcare qualification

Desirable - Paediatric first aid qualification ; Food Hygiene Certificate level 2 ; any related professional qualification (e.g. Foundation Degree, EYPS, EYTS)

Experience

Previous experience in a day nursery environment is essential

Desirable - Knowledge and experience of delivering the EYFS; Experience of Ofsted InspectionsWorking with children with Special Educational Needs

Job Description - about the role

To work as a member of the relief nursery team to ensure that all children attending the setting receive high quality care, are kept safe and receive rich and stimulating play experiences which meet their individual needs.

A full job description and person specification is available from our Careers Team.  Please contact Clare on careers@myshootingstars.com and one will be emailed to you

Hinckley - Kitchen Assistant (Part time) 10 Hours per week

Kitchen Assistant

This is a Part time position working 10 hours per week. 

Working hours are Monday to Friday 2 hours per day 11am - 1pm.

Qualification

Must hold a Level 2 Food hygiene certificate

Experience

Must have experience working in a kitchen environment

Job Description - about the role

To work in partnership with the nursery management team and the nursery cook to ensure the preparation and service of a balanced and healthy diet for all children attending the setting 

To assist the cook to plan, prepare and serve a suitably balanced rotating menu, whilst considering nutritional guidelines, as well as Government initiatives and healthy eating campaigns

Ensure that the nutritional needs of the children are met, and that Food Safety Regulations are complied with.

To assist the cook to maintain stock control procedures, and good stock rotation when unpacking and putting away orders

A full job description and person specification is available from our Careers Team.  Please contact Clare on careers@myshootingstars.com and one will be emailed to you

Hinckley - Nursery Cook (Part time) 30 Hours per week

Nursery Cook

Working hours are 30 hours per week

Monday to Friday 6 hours per day 8am - 2pm.

Qualification

Must hold a Level 2 Food Hygiene Certificate

Experience

Must have experience working in a kitchen environment, either in a Nursery, school, hospital, residential home setting.

Job Description - about the role

To work in partnership with the nursery management team to ensure the preparation and service of a balanced and healthy diet for all children attending the setting 

To follow Shooting Stars Nurseries Food Safety Policies and Procedures and to support the wider nursery team to ensure that these policies and procedures are adhered to

To plan, prepare and serve a suitably balanced rotating menu, whilst considering nutritional guidelines, as well as Government initiatives and healthy eating campaigns

Ensure that the nutritional needs of the children are met and that Food Safety Regulations are complied with.

A full job description and person specification is available from our Careers Team.  Please contact Clare on careers@myshootingstars.com and one will be emailed to you

Hinckley - Nursery Nurse

Nursery Nurse

This is a full-time position working 40 Hours per week. Working hours are Monday to Friday, 7.30am to 6pm

Qualification

Must hold a minimum UK recognised and accredited Level 2 Childcare qualification

Desirable - Paediatric first aid qualification ; any related professional qualification (e.g. Foundation Degree, EYPS, EYTS)

Experience

Previous experience in a day nursery environment is essential

Desirable - Knowledge and experience of delivering the EYFS; Experience of Ofsted InspectionsWorking with children with Special Educational Needs

Job Description - about the role

To work as a member of the nursery team to ensure that all children attending the setting receive high quality care, are kept safe and receive rich and stimulating play experiences which meet their individual needs.

A full job description and person specification is available from our Careers Team.  Please contact Clare on careers@myshootingstars.com and one will be emailed to you

Hinckley - Nursery Nurse (Maternity) Commencing ASAP

2 x Nursery Nurse (Maternity) Commencing asap

This is a full-time position working 40 Hours per week. Working hours are Monday to Friday, 7.30am to 6pm

This is for a Maternity cover position, commencing ASAP for approximately 9 Months

Qualification

Minimum Level 2 recognised childcare qualification but must have some experience working in a children's nursery. 

Desirable - Paediatric first aid qualification ; any related professional qualification (e.g. Foundation Degree, EYPS, EYTS)

Experience

Experience working in a children’s day nursery working with babies and/or toddler aged children

Desirable – Knowledge and experience of delivering the EYFS; Experience of Ofsted Inspections; Working with children with Special Educational Needs

Job Description - about the role

To work as a member of the nursery team to ensure that all children attending the setting receive high quality care, are kept safe and receive rich and stimulating play experiences which meet their individual needs.

A full job description and person specification is available from our Careers Team.  Please contact Clare on careers@myshootingstars.com and one will be emailed to you

Hinckley - Relief Nursery Nurse

Relief Nursery Nurse

Qualification

Must hold a minimum UK recognised and accredited Level 3 Childcare qualification

Desirable - Paediatric first aid qualification ; Food Hygiene Certificate level 2 ; any related professional qualification (e.g. Foundation Degree, EYPS, EYTS)

Experience

Previous experience in a day nursery environment is essential

Desirable - Knowledge and experience of delivering the EYFS; Experience of Ofsted InspectionsWorking with children with Special Educational Needs

Job Description - about the role

To work as a member of the relief nursery team to ensure that all children attending the setting receive high quality care, are kept safe and receive rich and stimulating play experiences which meet their individual needs.

A full job description and person specification is available from our Careers Team.  Please contact Clare on careers@myshootingstars.com and one will be emailed to you

Kings Norton

We are not curretly recruiting for positions at our Kings Norton nursery.  If you however would like to be considered for a position on our team, please email your CV to careers@myshootingstars.com and a member of the Careers team will be in touch when a position becomes available.

Relief Nursery Nurse (General, All Locations)

Relief Nursery Nurse (General, All Locations)

We are looking for a general relief nursery nurse position for a candidate willing to join our relief nursery team who is willing to travel to all locations. These locations include Bromsgrove, Gloucester, Hinckley, Kings Norton, Stourbridge, Wolverhampton & Worcester.

Due to the nature of this position you must have access to your own transport.

Qualification

Minimum Level 3 recognised childcare qualification.  Desirable - Paediatric first aid qualification ; any related professional qualification (e.g. Foundation Degree, EYPS, EYTS)

Experience

Experience working in a children’s day nursery is essential.  Desirable – Knowledge and experience of delivering the EYFS; Experience of Ofsted InspectionsWorking with children with Special Educational Needs

 

Scope of Role:

To work as a member of the relief nursery team to ensure that all children attending the setting receive high quality care, are kept safe and receive rich and stimulating play experiences which meet their individual needs.

Provide high standards of quality within the nursery including the environment, resources and experiences offered to children.

Observe, support and extend children's learning through supporting planning appropriately for children using the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) curriculum for guidance.

Maintain accurate and effective children’s records. Work in partnership with parents/carers and other family members. Demonstrate good practice with regard to special needs and inclusion.

Work with the Childcare and Education team to continuously improve quality of childcare and education.

Ensure that children are kept safe and that staff understand, and when necessary follow, Safeguarding Procedures.

A full job description and person specification is available from our Careers Team.  Please contact Clare on careers@myshootingstars.com and one will be emailed to you

Stourbridge - Relief Nursery Nurse

Relief Nursery Nurse

Qualification

Must hold a minimum UK recognised and accredited Level 3 Childcare qualification

Desirable - Paediatric first aid qualification ; Food Hygiene Certificate level 2 ; any related professional qualification (e.g. Foundation Degree, EYPS, EYTS)

Experience

Previous experience in a day nursery environment is essential

Desirable - Knowledge and experience of delivering the EYFS; Experience of Ofsted InspectionsWorking with children with Special Educational Needs

Job Description - about the role

To work as a member of the relief nursery team to ensure that all children attending the setting receive high quality care, are kept safe and receive rich and stimulating play experiences which meet their individual needs.

A full job description and person specification is available from our Careers Team.  Please contact Clare on careers@myshootingstars.com and one will be emailed to you

Stourbridge - Room Leader Pre School (Maternity)

Room Leader Pre School (Maternity) 

This is a full-time position working 40 Hours per week. Working hours are Monday to Friday, 7.30am to 6pm

Our Pre school room leader would be looking after children aged 3 – 5 years

This is a Maternity cover position - commencing immediately for a period of 6 – 9 months

Qualification

Must hold a minimum UK recognised and accredited Level 3 Childcare qualification

Desirable - Paediatric first aid qualification ; any related professional qualification (e.g. Foundation Degree, EYPS, EYTS)

Experience

Experience working in a children’s nursery, preferably with leadership experience due to this being a room leader position ; Experience working with children aged 3 – 5 years

Desirable – Knowledge and experience of delivering the EYFS; Experience of Ofsted Inspections; Working with children with Special Educational Needs

Job Description - about the role

To work alongside the manager to lead other staff to ensure that all children attending the setting receive high quality care, are kept safe and receive rich and stimulating play experiences which meet their individual needs.

To be responsible for a base room and to lead a team of staff to ensure the highest quality of care at all times.

Provide and monitor high standards of quality within the nursery including the environment, resources and experiences offered to children.

Observe, support and extend children's learning through planning appropriately for children using the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) curriculum for guidance.

Maintain accurate and effective children’s records.

Work in partnership with parents/carers and other family members.

A full job description and person specification is available from our Careers Team.  Please contact Clare on careers@myshootingstars.com and one will be emailed to you

Wolverhampton - Level 3 Nursery Nurse

Level 3 Nursery Nurse

This is a full-time position working 40 Hours per week

Working hours are Monday to Friday, 7.30am to 6pm

Qualification

Must hold a minimum UK recognised and accredited Level 3 Childcare qualification

Desirable - Paediatric first aid qualification ; Food Hygiene Certificate level 2 ; any related professional qualification (e.g. Foundation Degree, EYPS, EYTS)

Experience

Previous experience in a day nursery environment is essential

Desirable - Knowledge and experience of delivering the EYFS; Experience of Ofsted InspectionsWorking with children with Special Educational Needs

Job Description - about the role

To work as a member of the nursery team to ensure that all children attending the setting receive high quality care, are kept safe and receive rich and stimulating play experiences which meet their individual needs.

A full job description and person specification is available from our Careers Team.  Please contact Clare on careers@myshootingstars.com and one will be emailed to you

Wolverhampton - Nursery Nurse Pre Toddler

Nursery Nurse Pre Toddler

This is a full time position working 40 Hours per week. Working hours are Monday to Friday, 7.30am to 6pm

Qualification

Must hold a minimum UK recognised and accredited Level 3 Childcare qualification

Desirable - Paediatric first aid qualification ; Food Hygiene Certificate level 2 ; any related professional qualification (e.g. Foundation Degree, EYPS, EYTS)

Experience

Previous experience in a day nursery environment is essential

Desirable - Knowledge and experience of delivering the EYFS; Experience of Ofsted InspectionsWorking with children with Special Educational Needs

Job Description - about the role

To work as a member of the nursery team to ensure that all children attending the setting receive high quality care, are kept safe and receive rich and stimulating play experiences which meet their individual needs.

A full job description and person specification is available from our Careers Team.  Please contact Clare on careers@myshootingstars.com and one will be emailed to you

Wolverhampton - Relief Nursery Nurse

Relief Nursery Nurse

Qualification

Must hold a minimum UK recognised and accredited Level 3 Childcare qualification

Desirable - Paediatric first aid qualification ; Food Hygiene Certificate level 2 ; any related professional qualification (e.g. Foundation Degree, EYPS, EYTS)

Experience

Previous experience in a day nursery environment is essential

Desirable - Knowledge and experience of delivering the EYFS; Experience of Ofsted InspectionsWorking with children with Special Educational Needs

Job Description - about the role

To work as a member of the relief nursery team to ensure that all children attending the setting receive high quality care, are kept safe and receive rich and stimulating play experiences which meet their individual needs.

A full job description and person specification is available from our Careers Team.  Please contact Clare on careers@myshootingstars.com and one will be emailed to you

Worcester - Relief Nursery Nurse

Relief Nursery Nurse

Qualification

Must hold a minimum UK recognised and accredited Level 3 Childcare qualification

Desirable - Paediatric first aid qualification ; Food Hygiene Certificate level 2 ; any related professional qualification (e.g. Foundation Degree, EYPS, EYTS)

Experience

Previous experience in a day nursery environment is essential

Desirable - Knowledge and experience of delivering the EYFS; Experience of Ofsted InspectionsWorking with children with Special Educational Needs

Job Description - about the role

To work as a member of the relief nursery team to ensure that all children attending the setting receive high quality care, are kept safe and receive rich and stimulating play experiences which meet their individual needs.

A full job description and person specification is available from our Careers Team.  Please contact Clare on careers@myshootingstars.com and one will be emailed to you

 


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