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05 September 2011

Childcare Job Vacancy List Are you a qualified childcare professional or totally new to working in childcare? If so, we may have the right job for you! Section 1: Apprenticeships Opportunities for 16 - 24 year olds to earn whilst gaining a qualification in the workplace

Section 2: Early Years Working with children aged 0 - 5 years Includes jobs in Nurseries, Playgroups, Pre-schools and Creches

Section 3: Playwork Working with children over the age of 5 years Includes jobs in Out of School Clubs and Holiday Playschemes

Section 4: Recruitment Agencies Includes temporary and permanent positions Across the Sussex area for childcare workers.

Section 5: Voluntary Volunteer opportunities in both Early Years and Playwork

Weekly Email Alert To receive this list automatically once a week by email Call us on 01273 293545 or email us: familyinfo@brighton-hove.gov.uk

Childcare Taster session Is working in childcare for you? Come and discover the different job opportunites, the qualification route into childcare and local training opportunities available and decide if it's the right career move for you. The 2 hour session is FREE and is designed to give a good overview of working in childcare.

A FEW SPACES STILL AVAILABLE Tuesday 6th September 2011, 7pm - 9pm OR Wednesday 28th September 2011, 10am-12noon TO BOOK please complete and submit our online booking form at www.brighton-hove.gov.uk or contact FIS for a recruitment Information pack

At Home Childcare service If you are already qualified to work with children or young people this may suit you. We provide a service offering childcare in the child's own home and offer a package of training and support.

Next information sessions are: 27th September 6pm - 7pm or 4th October 10.30am - 12noon

Download: www.brighton-hove.gov.uk/childcare/jobs

To book a place or for more information about the scheme, contact Sian Bruce on 01273 293545

Family Information Service Ground Floor, Brighton Town Hall, Bartholomew Square, Brighton, BN1 1JA Open Monday to Friday, 9am - 5pm. Tel: 01273 - 293545 We produce this list on behalf of childcare providers throughout the City. To the best of our knowledge, the information contained is accurate and up-to-date. Please advise us if you find this is not the case.

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Apprenticeship 3 Scott Road, HOVE, EAST SUSSEX, BN3 5HN

My First Word Early Years Apprentice ÂŁ125 per week Monday to Thursday, 8.00am - 6.00pm

We are an 18 place nursery setting providing care, learning and development opportunities for children aged from birth to 4yrs. We are open all year round closing for two weeks over the Christmas period. We regularly take the children in our care on outings to visit parks, farms and the beach. We are looking for an Apprentice to join our team. To apply you must have a keen interest in caring for children and developing their skills and learning. You will need to have excellent communication skills and some experience of organising learning experiences for children. Duties include preparing fun, educational indoor and outdoor activities, assisting at meal times and meeting the individual needs of each child. The successful candidate will be supported in gaining a childcare qualification to Level 3. We provide a positive supportive learning experience and offer plenty of opportunity for career progression. We also offer a salary review on an annual basis. To apply, contact Lisa Southon for an application pack on 01273 771077 or email lisasouthon@btopenworld.com Closing Date: Sep 30 2011

Desired qualification level: Training provided

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Early Years City Early Years and Childcare

3rd Floor, Kings House Grand Avenue, HOVE, BN3 2LS

Early Years Assistants - Bank Staff Grade 3, ÂŁ15,725 per annum, ÂŁ7.85 per hour Various hours to cover staff absences. Brighton & Hove City Council operates 6 childcare settings in the city. They are based in Children's Centres and provide high quality care and activities for babies and children aged 0 to 5 years. Our nurseries include: Acorn Nursery, Bright Start Nursery, Cherry Tree Nursery, Jump Start Nursery, Roundabout Nursery and Tarnerland Nursery School. We are looking for qualified Early Years practitioners to provide ad hoc cover for short and longer term staff absences and 1:1 support for individual children. You must have experience working with the Early Years Foundation Stage in a childcare/nursery setting which can be from a placement or trainee role. You must also have experience providing care and education to children from a wide range of backgrounds, including those with special educational needs. Essential skills include being flexible to cope with changing needs and demands, good literacy and communication skills, the ability to develop good working relationships with parents, staff and other service providers. The job also requires you to have the ability to co-operate and adhere to health and safety policy, practices and instruction. Duties include running activities both inside and outside the nursery, participating in the key person system which means taking responsibility for a group of children and recording and reporting on their progress. You will follow the Early Years Foundation Stage and other appropriate legislation and guidance for young children and prepare and serve food, milk, drinks and snacks to children, encourage good nutrition and sociable eating, assist children with personal care including changing nappies, assisting with toileting and other associated welfare duties and carrying out ongoing cleaning of the nursery. Interviews will take place on a monthly basis Please contact Sheila Keane on 294525 for further information and Graham Slaughter for an application pack on 296108 or graham.slaughter@brighton-hove.gov.uk Closing Date: Dec 1 2011

Desired qualification level: Level 2 Level 3

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Fiveways Play Centre

Between 8 and 10 Florence Road (Rear), BRIGHTON, EAST SUSSEX, BN1 6DJ

Pre-school Practitioner ÂŁ10,296.00 per annum Monday to Friday, 8.45am - 3.45pm. 30 hours per week. Term Time only. Fiveways is a registered charity and established pre-school and after-school club. We have a friendly team of staff and opreate in a supportive environment. We cater for all children's individual needs. We are looking for a Level 3 (or working towards it) qualified Early Years practitioner to work in our pre-school. Applicants must have a good working knowledge of the EYFS and experience working with children aged 2-5 years. They must also have good communication skills and experience of working well in a team. The role involves organising and partaking in creative, indoor and outdoor activities on a rota basis. Hours will sometimes involve working with children up to the age of 11 years at our after school club, so experience working with children aged 5 - 11 is desirable but not essential. The salary includes 12 weeks paid holiday and a salary review is pending. We are open term time only however staff are required as part of their contract to work additional days for planning, cleaning, staff meetings and fundraising events - of which you would be paid. To apply, contact Veronica for an application form and job description by phone on 01273 500257 or by email 5ways@btconnect.com. Previous applicants need not apply. Closing Date: Sep 19 2011

Desired qualification level: Level 3 or working towards

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Paces For Brighton

Valley Social Centre, Whitehawk Way, BRIGHTON, BN2 5HE

EYFS Graduate Leader From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum - for people with EYPS From £15,000 per annum - for people studying towards EYPS Monday to Friday, 37 hours per week, term time only. Working times could vary. The setting is open 8am - 6pm. PACES is an established, professionally run nursery providing high quality day care and education to children aged from 3 months to 5 years. We are a small team of 6 staff who support approx. 30 children. An exciting role for an EYFS Graduate Leader has been created at PACES in Brighton. It offers an opportunity for an experienced practitioner, ideally with Early Years Professional Status, to join the team working to support the diverse needs of the children and families within the heart of the local community. The successful candidate will lead areas of practice and support and work in partnership with the staff team to deliver the goals of the setting for children aged 0-5. The Graduate Leader will meet consistently high standards and will play a key role as part of the leadership team to deliver effective practice in the Early Years Foundation Stage and raise outcomes for children. Interview date is 29 September 2011. Start date is October 2011 and initially this role will be a one year contract. For further details about the role and to obtain an application form please contact Peggy Fenlon on 01273 671675. Closing Date: Sep 20 2011

Desired qualification level: Relevant qualifications or experience Early Years Professional Status

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Playcare Nursery

6, Windlesham Road, BRIGHTON, BN1 3AG

Nursery Practitioner £11,000 - £14,000 per annum. From £4.92 (the 18-20 year rate) and from £5.93 (the rate for workers aged 21 and over) to £7.17 per hour. Monday to Friday, 37.5 hour contact time per week, based on staff rota. Playcare Nursery is an established and vibrant nursery in the centre of Brighton. We cater for children between the ages of 1 and 5 years, providing excellent care, with home cooked meals. The successful applicant will be qualified to Level 2, be newly qualified to Level 3 or working towards a Level 3 qualification. They must show an aptitude for teamwork, working with children and knowledge of EYFS. We are looking for a dynamic Nursery Practitioner to join our longstanding teaching and nursery team. You will be based in our 2-3 years age group, working a free flow system and caring for children’s individual needs. Key responsibilities include the provision of quality care, key person observations, building good relationships with parents and families and maintaining a high standard of hygiene and cleanliness. Playcare encourages career development and supports training. To apply please email your CV to: playcarenursery@btconnect.com For the attention of Sara Lee (Nursery Manager) Closing Date: Sep 30 2011

Desired qualification level: Qualified or willing to work towards level 2 or 3

Home Childcarers

At Home Childcarers Various rates of pay Various hours Looking after children and young people in their homes, you could work during the daytime, evenings or weekends, and earn extra money providing safe, reliable and high quality childcare service. If you are already qualified to work with children and young people or would like to benefit from our package of training and support, then this could be for you. We offer: Ofsted Voluntary Childcare registration fee, training in childcare skills, safeguarding children, advice on working directly with families and regular updates on work opportunities with families across the city. To receive an application pack contact Sian Bruce by telephone: 01273 293545, by email: familyinfo@brighton-hove.gov.uk, by post to the above address. Closing Date: Mar 1 2012

Desired qualification level: Level 2

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Playwork Class of Their Own

39, Portland Road, HOVE, EAST SUSSEX, BN3 5DQ

Playworker £6.36 to £6.90 per hour Monday to Friday, 3.00pm - 6.15pm Class of Their Own provide high quality, child centred, affordable out of school care in 12 locations across Brighton and Hove. We are looking for experienced playworkers to work 5 days a week at our after school club at Stanford Junior School. At Stanford, up to 48 children attend daily aged between 4 to 11 years old. For more information about the job role and duties, see the job description on our website www.classoftheirown.com We offer all our staff on going in-house and external training, good rates of pay and opportunities for progression. To apply download an application form from our website: www.classoftheirown.com under "join us". Then forward via email to cath@classoftheirown.com or post to the above address. Closing Date: Sep 6 2011

Class of Their Own

Desired qualification level: Level 2 39, Portland Road, HOVE, EAST SUSSEX, BN3 5DQ

Bank Staff Playworkers £6.36 to £6.90 per hour Variable weekdays between 3.00pm and 6.00pm. Class of Their Own provide high quality, child centred, affordable out of school care in 12 locations across Brighton and Hove. We are looking for qualified flexible staff to work in our clubs covering holidays, training and sickness absences at various settings. Applicants will have experience working with 4 to 11 year olds in an out of school play environment. We offer the chance to join a motivated team, in a fun, relaxed and professional environment. We also offer staff in-house and external training, with opportunities for progression. See our website for further information. www.classoftheirown.com. To apply download an application form from our website: www.classoftheirown.com, under "join us". Then forward via email to cath@classoftheirown.com or post to the above address. Closing Date: Sep 6 2011

Desired qualification level: Level 2

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Class of Their Own

39, Portland Road, HOVE, EAST SUSSEX, BN3 5DQ

Inclusion Playworker ÂŁ6.36 to ÂŁ6.90 per hour Weekdays 3.00pm - 6.00pm. Days may vary. Class of Their Own provide high quality, child centred, affordable out of school childcare in 12 locations across Brighton and Hove. At our out of school clubs children's needs are taken in to account, to ensure they are happy and have fun in a safe environment. Each session is based around child inspired activities which are developed throughout the session using arts and crafts, acting, indoor and outdoor games, cooking and sport. We are looking for a new person to join our team. The successful candidate will have practical experience working with children aged 4 to 12 years with additional needs, including experience working with children with downs syndrome, autism and other behavioural and emotional needs. The successful candidate will be working on a one to one basis with individual children. The role involves giving additional support to enable the child to access the setting, access play opportunities and to socialize with other children in the club. We offer the chance to join a motivated team in a fun, relaxed and professional atmosphere. Benefits include staff training and opportunities for progression within the company. To apply download an application form from our website: www.classoftheirown.com, under "join us". Then forward via email to cath@classoftheirown.com. Or alternatively, post to the above address. Closing Date: Sep 7 2011

Desired qualification level: Level 2

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Early Childhood Project

Tarner Childrens Centre, Ivory Place, BRIGHTON, EAST SUSSEX, BN2 9QE

Equalities Playworker ÂŁ11,700 per annum pro-rata, term time only. ÂŁ9 per hour. 25 hours per week The Early Childhood Project is a unique educational charity. Our Toy Library service was founded in 1988. We specialise in equalities, family support and positive parenting and work across the city. Based at Tarner Children's Centre, we are commissioned to deliver good quality play and family support through drop-in play sessions for pre-schoolers and their parents/carers. Applicants must have recent experience of practical play/care work with children in a GROUP setting and be used to working with groups of parents and carers to encourage participation. They must have good communication skills, verbal and written and a practical approach to working co-operatively with other workers and volunteers in various venues across the city.They must have knowledge of equalities and inclusion issues, child development aged 0-8, the EYFS and be able to signpost to other services, advice and information where relevant. The role involves working alone or with a co-worker to facilitate family support and play drop-in sessions at community venues in partnership with other agencies. Duties will include supporting the work of volunteers in the toy library and encouraging the use of the toy library resources by families, childminders, pre-schoolers and other carers. The work involves planning, preparing and running art/craft activities, leading group storytime and singing at drop-in sessions. This post is a 6 month contract ending 31.3.12 subject to a funding review. The 25 hour post can be divided in to one post of 12 hours per week and the other 15 hours per week so job sharers welcome to apply. The post can also be term time only if prefered. To apply go to the website to download an application pack www.ecpuk.org or call Clair Barnard on 01273 294105 for more information or to collect an application pack. Closing Date: Sep 22 2011

Desired qualification level: Level 3

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Fiveways Play Centre

Between 8 and 10 Florence Road (Rear), BRIGHTON, EAST SUSSEX, BN1 6DJ

After-school Playworker £5,960.24 - £6,370.00 per annum. £7.79 - £8.33 per hour. Monday to Friday, 2.45pm-6.15pm, 17.5 hours per week. Fiveways is a registered charity and established pre-school and after-school club. We have a friendly team of staff and opreate in a supportive environment. We cater for all children's individual needs. We are looking for Level 2 or Level 3 qualified Playworker to join our team, alternatively be willing to immediately undertake qualification training. The successful candidate will have experience working with children aged 5 to 11 years, have good communication skills and experience of working well in a team. The role involves organising and partaking in creative indoor and outdoor activities on a rota basis. The salary includes 12 weeks paid holiday. The job is term time only however additional hours may be available during the school holidays should you wish to work at our playschemes. The successful applicant will also be expected to attend team meetings of which you would get paid. We are looking for somebody to join our team immediately. To apply, contact Veronica for an application form and job description by phone on 01273 500257 or by email 5ways@btconnect.com. Previous applicants need not apply. Closing Date: Sep 18 2011

Desired qualification level: Qualified or willing to work towards level 2 or 3

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Impact Initiatives - WASP

19, Queens Road, BRIGHTON, BN1 3XA

Deputy Co-ordinator £15,444 - £17,802 per annum pro rata. £8.02 - £9.25 per hour. Monday to Friday 2.45pm - 6pm term time only. Plus additional hours for team meetings and supervisions. We are an After School Club, we work with children aged 4 - 11 years and operate Monday to Friday. We are based in Whitehawk and provide inclusive and child initiated fun play activities. We have a small team of four who work together to facilitate children's play and organise inspiring activities. To apply, candidates must have a Level 3 qualification or above, or be near to completing a Level 3 qualification. They must have extensive previous experience supporting children in a playwork setting, have strong teamwork skills and the ability to work on their own initiative. This role involves working as part of a team, planning and preparing a stimulating play environment. You will be leading activities such as sport, art, group games and cookery, supporting the children to initiate their own play, responding to children’s play cues and extending their play when appropriate. This post involves supporting the Club Co-ordinator in the day to day running of the club and taking responsibility for the club sessions and deputising for the Co-ordinator in their absence. On some occasions, the role will require you to lead a small team. The successful candidate can expect a full induction and support to familiarise themselves with our setting, policies and procedures. They will also benefit from regular supervisions and support to undertake further training and development opportunities. We offer holiday pay and a generous pension scheme. The role also includes the possibility of additonal hours in the school holidays, working at our holiday playschemes. For an application pack, please contact 01273 322958 or email info@impact-initiatives.org.uk or download from our website www.impact-initiatives.org.uk For further information about this post, please contact Libby Parkhurst (Service Manager) on 07545 955941 or email libby.parkhurst@impact-initiatives.org.uk Interviews will be held: week commencing 12th September 2011 Closing Date: Sep 9 2011

Desired qualification level: Level 3

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Impact Initiatives - WASP

19, Queens Road, BRIGHTON, BN1 3XA

Assistant Playworker £12,184 - £13,815 per annum pro rata. £6.33 - £7.18 per hour. Mondays 2.45pm - 6pm term time only. Plus additional hours for team meetings and supervisions. We are an After School Club, we work with children aged 4 -11 years old and operate Monday to Friday. We are based in Whitehawk and provide inclusive, child initiated fun play activities. We have a small team of four who work together to facilitate the children’s play and organise inspiring activities. The successful candidate will have some experience working with children and be looking to develop their skills further in the playwork sector. To apply you will need an understanding of children's needs and demonstrate an ability to support and develop children and young peoples play. This role involves working as part of a small team and facilitating children and young people’s free play both indoors and outdoors. Activities include art, sport and cookery. We offer the chance to work in a small supportive team, with opportunities to undertake further training. We offer holiday pay and a generous pension scheme. There is also a possibility of additional hours in term time to cover staff absences (training and sickness) and additional hours in the Easter and Summer school holidays, working at our holiday playschemes. For an application pack, please contact 01273 322958 or email info@impact-initiatives.org.uk or download from our website www.impact-initiatives.org.uk For further information about this post please contact Libby Parkhurst (Service Manager) on 07545 955941 or email libby.parkhurst@impact-initiatives.org.uk Interviews will be held: week commencing 12th September 2011 Closing Date: Sep 9 2011

Desired qualification level: Qualifications desirable or willing to train

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Orchard Day Nursery After School Club

Orchard Day Nursery, Queens Park Road, BRIGHTON, BN2 0GL

Play worker ÂŁ6 per hour Monday to Friday, 3.5 hours per day, term time only. The setting is open 2pm till 6pm. Orchard after school club has been established since 1994. We provide after school care for children who attend Queens Park and St Luke's Schools. We are looking for an experienced and qualified play worker to join our friendly team. Experience and knowledge of working in an after school club with children aged up to 10 years, and Level 2 or 3 qualification is required. You will be responsible for the care and welfare of children who attend. You will be required to collect children from school on foot and safely accompany them to the after school club. The role also involves providing and serving afternoon tea, running age appropriate fun activities and ensuring the children's safety at all times. To apply, email shauna or Tyna at orchardday@yahoo.co.uk or contact the nursery on 01273 622883 for more information. Closing Date: Sep 30 2011

Desired qualification level: Level 2

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The Treehouse After School Club

Hertford Junior School, Lynchet Close, BRIGHTON, BN1 7FP

Supervisor ÂŁ8.72 per hour Monday to Friday, 3.00pm-5.00pm, term time only The Treehouse is a creative, child centred after school club for children aged 4 - 11 years. We have up to 28 children per day from three local schools. We are privileged to have a designated room within Hertford School. We have access to inside areas, computers, and a large outdoor area with fantastic views. We actively encourage free play through a wide variety of activities. We require a supervisor to join our happy and friendly team. You must be able to build a rapport with children quickly, and be able to join in with both active and creative play. Excellent timekeeping and communication are essential. Applicants must have knowledge and understanding of children's needs; child protection issues and procedures; health and safety procedures; safe walking procedures (Green Cross Code); and child development stages. Duties will include supervising playworkers and offering support and guidance where necessary; overseeing day to day administration; registering children; handling money; and record keeping. The successful applicant will be working directly with the co-ordinator to plan and carry out a programme of safe, creative and appropriate play activities. Please contact Yvonne J Curnow to request an application pack by email:treehouse@hertfordjun.brighton-hove.sch.uk or call 01273 557341 Closing Date: Sep 9 2011

Desired qualification level: Level 3

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The Treehouse After School Club

Hertford Junior School, Lynchet Close, BRIGHTON, BN1 7FP

Playworker £8.15 per hour Flexible hours. Maximum hours are Monday to Friday, 3.00pm - 5.00pm, term time only. The Treehouse is a creative, child centred after school club for children aged 4 - 11 years. We have up to 28 children per day from three local schools. We are privileged to have a designated room within Hertford School. We have access to inside areas, computers, and a large outdoor area with fantastic views. We actively encourage free play through a wide variety of activities. Applicants must have knowledge and understanding of children's needs; child protection issues and procedures; health and safety procedures; safe walking procedures (Green Cross Code); and child development stages. Duties will include providing high quality care for the children, including collecting from school and supervision of children at all times; providing and encouraging safe play opportunities; and assisting with activities which encourage imagination, independence and social skills. Please contact Yvonne J Curnow to request an application pack by email:treehouse@hertfordjun.brighton-hove.sch.uk or call 01273 557341 Closing Date: Sep 9 2011

Desired qualification level: Level 2

Recruitment Agencies Hanover Care

71, Church Road, HOVE, EAST SUSSEX, BN3 2BB

Nursery Assistants £7.00 - £9.00 per hour Part or full time Hanover Care is Brighton and Hove's largest supplier of agency nursery staff with over 10 years experience supplying to local authorities and private nurseries across Sussex. You will be required to have at least 6 months experience in an early years setting. Childcare qualification desirable but not essential. Applicants would need to be flexible to cover various shift patterns between 7.45am- 6.15pm to work in various nurseries and pre schools across Brighton and Hove. Flexible working, free training, 28 days holiday per year and excellent rates of pay. Email your CV to: enquiries@hanovercare.co.uk or call Simon or James 01273 723090. Closing Date: Mar 1 2012

Desired qualification level: Relevant qualifications or experience

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Hays Education

International House 78 - 81, Queens Road, BRIGHTON, EAST SUSSEX, BN1 3XE

Nursery Assistants - Supply Cover £6.00 - £10.00 per hour Various hours Hays Education are the largest supplier of staff to the education sector. We pride ourselves in offering a professional and bespoke approach to recruitment and our Early Years Consultant is industry qualified, offering a knowledgeable and personal service to both our clients and supply staff. We are currently recruiting for Early Years workers to work in the Brighton and Hove area. We are looking to recruit supply staff who hold a Level 2/3 recognised childcare qualification in Early Years. Experience within the childcare industry, good theoretical and working knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage is essential. Applicants will need to be flexible to cover shifts patterns between 8.00am - 6.00pm daily. Jobs will vary from working within Children's Centres to schools supporting groups or individuals from birth to nursery and reception age. I If you are interested in registering or wish to find out about nursery jobs in Brighton & Hove, East and West Sussex then contact Jodie now on 01273 729465. Alternatively, email your CV to jodie.temmerman@hays.com. Closing Date: Mar 1 2012

Medacs Healthcare

Desired qualification level: Level 2 Level 3 23, Queens Road, BRIGHTON, BN1 3XA

Nursery practitioners £6.00 - £8.00 per hour Various hours available Medacs Healthcare is a national social care recruitment agency. Recently we have had a huge demand for more qualified nursery/early years cover. We supply a number of different nurseries and the local council. The ideal candidates will have a Level 3 Childcare Qualification but unqualified people with a minimum of 6 months paid work experience can also apply as there are a variety of posts available. Benefits include flexible working pattern, pensions, childcare, training - including free qualification courses and opportunities for career progression. To apply please contact the office on 01273 734057 or alternatively email the Nursery Consultant – tobin.olney@medacs.com Closing Date: Mar 1 2012

Desired qualification level:

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Voluntary Artyfacts Volunteer art playworker Voluntary position Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday from 3 - 5pm Artyfacts is an established after school art club that offers classes to various primary schools in Brighton and Hove. I am looking for a volunteer who is reliable and organised and has experience working with children. In return for your commitment I can offer you supervision, work experience and references. To apply please email a CV and contact number to Maxine Allan maxine_allan@hotmail.com or phone 07989 472760 Closing Date: Mar 1 2012

Desired qualification level: Relevant qualifications or experience

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Other useful contacts: For Childminding Family Information Service

Provides information and advice about 01273 293545 Childminding and support with registration, training and start up costs. www.brighton-hove.gov.uk/fis

For Fostering / Adoption Brighton and Hove City Council

Provides Information about Fostering 01273 295444 and Adoption www.fosteringinbrightonandhove.org.uk www.adoptioninbrightonandhove.org.uk

For a career in Teaching Training and Development Agency for Schools (TDA) Brighton and Hove City Council

Provides information on jobs in teaching 0845 6000991 and careers and training to become a www.tda.gov.uk teacher Produces a schools vacancy bulletin list www.jobs.brighton-hove.gov.uk of teaching and teaching assistant jobs in Brighton & Hove

For jobs in the Health Service South Downs Health

Be part of the wider healthcare team 01273 696011 Provides lists of job vacancies locally NHS jobs website: and information on starting a new www.southdowns.nhs.uk career in nursing, social /family care, therapy, midwifery, working with children with complex needs, maternity.

NHS Careers

For information on careers in the National Health Service in England

0845 6060 655 www.nhscareers.nhs.uk

For jobs in social care working with children, families and young people. Community work or working in residential home with families, young people and adults.

Social Work and Care Careers 0300 123 1100

For jobs in Social Care Department of Health

www.socialcareers.co.uk


Working with 13 - 19 yr olds Youth Employability Service Provides information, advice, guidance and support to 16-18 year olds, resident in the city, who are not in employment, education or training The National Youth Agency Provides information on training and qualifications in youth work

01273 294247 or 'like' us on Facebook/Youth Employability Service

Brighton and Hove City Council Connexions Direct

01273 293591 www.brighton-hove.gov.uk 0808 0013219 www.connexions-direct.com

Provides information on becoming a youth worker Provides information, advice and guidance to young people

0116 242 7350 www.nya.org.uk

For general advice and support Job Centre Plus

Supporting people into employment, advice on training and benefits

Job Search 08456 060 234 Benefits 0800 055 6688 www.jobseekers.direct.gov.uk

Working Links

Supporting lone parents and unemployed people into work

01273 774010 www.workinglinks.co.uk

Directgov

Advice and support for people getting www.direct.gov.uk back into work. Benefits & support. Skills and training advice.

Confused about qualifications? Children’s Workforce Development Council (CWDC)

Provides information on qualifications and training for working in childcare

0113 244 6311 www.cwdcouncil.org.uk

National Recognition Information Centre (UK) (NARIC) Qualifications and Curriculum Authority (QCA)

Provides official information on the comparability of international qualifications Advice on courses and how they fit into the qualifications framework, plus information on accreditation for prior learning

0871 330 7033 www.naric.org.uk 0300 303 3011 www.qca.org.uk

Looking for work outside of Brighton & Hove? East Sussex County Council Information on childcare job vacancies, training and financial support if you live or work outside of Brighton & Hove West Sussex

01323 747494 www.eastsussex.gov.uk 01403 320345 www.westsussex.gov.uk


Childcare Job Vacancy List - 5th Sept'11