The Mulberry Bush Pre-school provides wrap around childcare for primary aged children and is part of Oasis Community Partnership.  We also offer sessional and day care 50 weeks of the years for pre-school children aged two to four years.

An opportunity has arisen for a Qualified Early Years level 3 practitioner with a sound understanding of the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) to work across the pre-school.

The hours are set at Monday to Friday, 15:00 – 18:30 on a 52 week contract.  Key responsibilities will include:

  • To plan, set up and implement activities and track and record the development of each child.
  • To research new ideas for key children to support learning
  • To support children’s healthy eating/meal times, preparing snacks as required ensuring food hygiene standards are adhered to.
  • To raise concerns regarding children with the Senior Team.

To be successful you will have: 

  • Level 3 early years education and childcare qualification and/or equivalent or commitment to train to attain the Level 3 qualification.
  • Proven experience of working in a pre-school setting.
  • Demonstrable knowledge of child development and current legislation relevant to the early years.
  • Ability to communicate and work with parents and families to encourage their involvement.

In return you will

  • join a truly warm and friendly working environment, with a team of professionals who really care for the children and support each other.
  • receive relevant training opportunities to enable you to grow as a professional.
  • join a non-contributory pension scheme with 7% employer contributions

We expect all staff to share our commitment to safeguarding children and young people and to undergo appropriate checks, including enhanced DBS checks.

If you are interested in joining this fantastic pre-school and want to know more, please contact or call 0207 921 4259.  An immediate start would be beneficial.

Closing date for completed applications: Noon, Wednesday 19th February 2020.

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 26th February 2020, in Old Coulsdon, South London.

Based at Mulberry Bush Pre-school, Old Coulsdon, South London

Part-Time, 17.5 hours per week, Permanent Contract (Mon to Fri, 3 – 6.30pm)

Salary £8,709 per annum (Scale Point 3, £19,906 for 1FTE)

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Oasis Charitable Trust is a Company Limited by Guarantee (no. 2818823) and a Registered Charity (no. 1026487) Registered Office: 1 Kennington Road, London SE1 7QP