Nursery Officers - Kirklees Supply Service

Kirklees Council
Children & Families
To be arranged
Across Kirklees
Grade 6: £12.98 per hour

Kirklees Supply Service - Providing quality supply staff to schools.

Kirklees Supply Service deliver recruitment solutions for schools, providing a reliable and fast acting service offering value for money and a focus on quality.

We are currently recruiting nursery officers to work in schools, children's centres and nurseries needing supply cover.

You need to be qualified to CACHE/NNEB/NVQ Level 3 or hold other relevant childcare qualifications or training to level 3. Experience of working with children and young people in an early years setting is essential.

Essential skills include:

  • helping children with their learning, play, educational and social development;
  • feeding, washing and cleaning young children;
  • assisting children in gaining independence within the class and playground environment;
  • undertaking, with other team members, the general care and maintenance of materials and equipment within a team;
  • duties as directed by teaching staff or head of rooms;
  • supporting colleagues in community settings;
  • making and maintaining learning materials and resources;
  • liaising with other professionals, such as social workers and medical staff together with parents of the children;
  • child observations and record keeping;
  • to ensure a child-centred environment where children are looked after in a safe, caring and stimulating way, ensuring their individual needs are met within a group setting;
  • provide all aspects of basic care for children aged two to five years;
  • awareness of Health and Safety, practical hygiene issues and Paediatric First Aid.

All staff are subject to an enhanced DBS check. A conviction may not exclude candidates from appointment but will be considered as part of the recruitment process. 

To apply, please visit the KSS Website to complete an online application form. A CV is not required.


09 November 2023, 11:55 PM

This vacancy is closed to applications.