Children, Education and Skills

Newcastle upon Tyne

Nursery Assistant (4 posts)

THIS IS A CATEGORY "E" POST.
Please note that in all cases written references will be taken up and made available to interviewers BEFORE the final selection stage; even if you indicate otherwise

Ref:

CES467(e)

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£21,029 - £21,189 per annum (37hpw) £8,525 - £8,590 per annum (15hpw) Inclusive of Newcastle Living Wage

*This post attracts the Newcastle Living Wage supplement. In addition to the hourly rate, this post will receive the Newcastle Living Wage supplement to bring the hourly rate up to a minimum of £10.90 an hour.

1 x 37 hours per week permanent

1 x 15 hours per week permanent

2 x 37 hours per week fixed term for 9 months.

Castle Nurseries are a collection of 5 vibrant and exciting day care settings within Newcastle City. We are now recruiting Nursery Assistants across all of our centres with full and part time permanent and fixed term posts available.

If you are a positive, motivated, friendly childcare practitioner who would like to be part of a highly successful team we would like to hear from you.

Why work for Newcastle City Council?

Newcastle City Council offers the exciting opportunity to work in a vibrant city with proactive and committed services who have a genuine focus and commitment to support positive outcomes for the residents of Newcastle, striving to achieve the values of being Proud, Fair and Ambitious.

What do we offer?

As an employee of NCC, you will have access to:

• A competitive salary

• Generous annual leave in addition to Bank Holidays, with the ability to buy additional leave annually

• A dedicated induction

• Various flexible working options

• Access to Occupational Health, Mindfulness sessions and other wellbeing initiatives

• Access to Local Government pension scheme

• Access to various salary sacrifice schemes

• Discounted travel passes

Successful applicants will require an enhanced DBS and written references. For more information regarding our nurseries and the available posts, or to arrange a setting visit, please contact any of our nurseries directly and we will be happy to chat!

We are committed to protecting and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff to share this commitment. This post is working in regulated activity. If you are successful we will undertake additional recruitment checks which will include a check to see if you have had any criminal convictions, a check of police information and we will check the barred list(s). It is a criminal offence for a barred individual to apply for a job in regulated activity.

As this post involves working with children, vulnerable adults or dealing with sensitive information, written references will be taken up and made available to interviewers before the final selection stage; even if you indicate otherwise.

Apply online at www.northeastjobs.org.uk, select 'Apply Now' and complete our online application form.

Please note the Job Description for this post is under review.

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Closing date:

29 November 2022

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