Preschool Early Years - Level 2 or 3
The Preschool Early Years Level 2 or 3 role will work alongside a team of childcare staff at our ADO Mini-Explorers Outdoor Preschool Nursery based in Bexley. This role will suit a newly qualified young person or experienced adult who would like to pursue a change to develop their career in early years outdoor education.
ADO is a not for profit organisation providing educational and therapeutic opportunities with children young people and adults with animals, wildlife and nature. We have over 50 varying species of animals to support our therapy and education services. ADO Mini Explorers is a key part of our childcare services and is a specialist outdoor education setting for preschoolers 2 years to 5 years. We are based in a safe outdoor garden space in Bexley, Kent with attached indoor space for inclement weather and access to the local woods within a few minutes walk. We have a lovely roundhouse and outdoor shelters for activities. You can read more about ADO Mini Explorers via the designated website www.adominiexplorers.co.uk
We are looking for an enthusiastic fit, fun loving early years who loves the outdoors and has a passion for outdoor play and learning to join our growing team. This is a unique opportunity to join an ethical not for profit organisation with career opportunities in outdoor education and help us continue to extend our services to more children and families.
♦ Essential - The applicant must hold a relevant Level 2 or 3 qualification in Early Years Childcare
♦ Essential - The applicant will need to be willing to be trained to work with and handle a variety of animals which are a key part of our specialist education provision. People with animal phobias would not be suitable for this post.
♦ Essential - The applicant must be physically fit, willing and able to work outdoors in all weathers with the appropriate clothing and footwear.
♦ Desirable - Experience supporting Forest School Sessions, however full training will be provided.
If you would like to apply for this role. then please start the process by sending your CV and a covering note as to why you believe you would be suitable for this position to firstname.lastname@example.org.
This is a permanent term time only post for 30 hours basic per week with potential for overtime and holiday sessional work.
Level 2 Hourly Rate £7.50 per hour.
Level 3 with at least one year qualified experience in post starting rate £8 per hour.
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