Childcare Assistant x2 - Honley Junior, Infant and Nursery School

Primary Schools
Honley CE (VC) J I & N School
37 hours
Jaggar Ln, Honley, Holmfirth HD9 6BT
Fixed Term, Permanent
Grade 3
£16,098 - £16,098

Honley CE (VC) Junior, Infant and Nursery School is a newly established school providing high quality care and education for children from 2-11 years of age brought about by the joining of the previous Junior and Infant schools. In addition to the two sites we have our Daycare setting running alongside the currant Early Years Unit.


Honley School Daycare has enabled the school to extend their provision for 2 and 3 year old childcare places. To meet the needs of this growing provision there is a further post now available. This is an exciting opportunity for candidates to become part of an ambitious and supportive team and have the chance to play a part in the further development of creating an outstanding environment in which children can thrive and develop to their full potential. We are looking for a highly committed, motivated and child-centred practitioner. Post available: 

Job Title: Childcare Assistant (minimum level 2 childcare qualification or equivalent) 

Term time only - Monday - Friday on a rota basis between the hours of 7.30am-6pm

Posts are to commence as soon as possible. We have two vacancies, one is on a fixed term basis subject to the future budgetary provision and the operational needs of the school, which will be reviewed by 31st August 2021. The second post is on a permanent basis, both posts will be subject to a probationary review. For individual post requirements please see job descriptions and person specifications. Experience of working with children/young people in an early years environment is essential for this job, as well as the ability to communicate effectively with children and staff members.


If you require further information about the role or would like to discuss the fixed term basis, please contact the school on telephone: 01484 508001 (option 3) or you can visit the school website at Visits to the school are highly recommended. To book an appointment please phone the school office on the above number. Visits to Daycare are available upon request. A whole school tour will be conducted as part of the interview process.


Honley CE (VC) Junior, Infant and Nursery school are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 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 for this job, please download and complete the application form attached. Application forms should be returned to Linda Goodall (Headteacher) either by post to the address above or by e-mail to by Thursday 29th October 2020, 12 noon.


Shortlisting will take place on Friday 30th October 2020.


Interview date will take place the week commencing 2nd November, specific times and date will be confirmed upon shortlisting.

29 October 2020, 12:00 PM

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

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