We are a long standing and and vibrant playgroup, with talented, dedicated staff, supportive parents and more importantly, amazing children. 

Painswick playgroup is rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted and has incredible support from the local community and parents. Whilst being located next to the village primary school.

Recruitment process. As with all education settings, we follow Ofsted guidance and require applicants to apply ensuring background checks and certificates can be validated prior to interview. Follow instructions per position.

We currently have 2 child care vacancies and 1 administrative role.

Playgroup team

Early Years Practitioner –Level 3 (Permanent, Full time / job share option)

We are looking for an experienced, enthusiastic and highly motivated person to join our team. Leading the playgroup setting. Working as a key person and as part of the setting team to provide safe, caring, high quality education for children aged 2 to 5. 

The hours are either full time or part time shared with another member of the playgroup team. We will discuss options and preferences with applicants.

The successful candidate will be someone who is:

This appointment is to start on 1st September 2022.

Closing date: 30th April 2022

How to Apply

If you would like to be considered for this role please email painswickplaygroup@yahoo.co.uk. You will be sent an application form by reply and please send back your completed form to the same email address.

Job specification

Early Years Practitioner –Level 2 (Permanent, Full time / job share option)

We are looking for an experienced, enthusiastic and highly motivated person to join our team. To work as part of the setting team, under the direction of the Early Years Manager to provide safe, caring, high quality education for children aged 2 to 5. 

The hours are either full time or part time shared with another member of the playgroup team. We will discuss options and preferences with applicants.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of a relevant Level 2 Children & Young People’s Workforce qualification (or working towards)
  • Be DBS Checked and pass on-going suitability requirements
  • Paediatric First Aid certificate – (Can be obtained in role)
  • Certificate in Food hygiene or Food Safety in Catering
  • Level 2 Award in Safeguarding & Protecting Children and Young People
  • e-Safety on-line training – (Can be obtained in role)

This appointment is to start on 1st September 2022.

Closing date: 30th April 2022

How to Apply

If you would like to be considered for this role please email painswickplaygroup@yahoo.co.uk. You will be sent an application form by reply and please send back your completed form to the same email address.

Job Specification

Treasurer

We require a new playgroup Treasurer to manage, maintain and carry out all financial responsibilities for our Playgroup. The treasurer role is a paid/voluntary position open to parents or professionals with the support of Pataglos payroll service and an agreed an accounts examination service over seeing the treasurer’s files for submission to the charity commission. The position requires approximately 15-20 hrs per month and covers the following. The role may appeal to a retired professional and or anyone passionate about our Playgroup and able to assist in a paid or voluntary capacity.

Although no formal qualification is required. The position requires someone with the following skills

  • Very well organised and experienced excel user
  • Preference towards experience in book keeping/accounting
  • Able to complete and maintain cashbooks, reconciliation records.
  • Calculate and create accurate invoices for parents of children at Playgroup.
  • Understand and implement changes to Charity commission guidelines.
  • Work closely with the Play leader and Committee Chair.

The Treasurers role is supported by a detailed and complete schedule of work and supporting instructions. Thus ensuring a seamless a well informed adoption of the role.

This appointment available immediately.

How to apply

If you would like to be considered for this role please email painswickplaygroup@yahoo.co.uk and Chairpainswickpreschool@gmail.com.

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Contact Details

Painswick Playgroup

Churchill way

Painswick

GL6 6RQ

Telephone 01452 813316

Email chairpainswickpreschool@gmail.com & Painswickplaygroup@yahoo.co.uk