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Pre-school practitioner required






Ashurst Pre-School, Foxhills, Ashurst, Southampton, SO40 7ED

Telephone 023 80 292791


Charity No. 1023063



Ashurst Pre-school are looking to recruit a new member of staff to join our hardworking team of practitioners starting in September 2020. This is an exciting opportunity to provide exceptional care and educational support to children of pre-school age.  The successful candidate will need to be adaptable, caring, enthusiastic, hard-working and have a drive to provide the best possible care to the children and families we serve.  Applicants must have a minimum of a level 3 childcare qualification (or equivalent). First aid and safeguarding are preferable but training will be available.


This post is for 2 and a half days per week plus staff meetings, parent’s evenings and any other additional pre-school functions.  The post is for Hampshire term time only.  We follow strict safer recruitment procedures and an enhanced D.B.S check and references will be required during the interview process.  NB: this post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.


To apply for the post please telephone the pre-school on 023 80292791 and speak to Gemma Wilton or Glenda Thornley to request an application form, person specification and job description.  Closing date for applications will be Friday 17th July 2020.

Due to Covid 19 – interviews will be conducted at a safe distance and within the pre-school Covid policy.  Interviews will be during the last week of July 2020.