Parents... Get Involved

Helping out... We need YOU!

Pippins and Bramleys is run by a committee of parent volunteers and we ask all parents to contribute to the preschool in some way.

This can be by being a general committee member, getting involved in fundraising activities, coming into the preschool to help or to demonstrate a skill, leaflet dropping or answering pleas for help that the staff may put out.

Committee

The pre-school is looking for new active members to join us.

If you have a child at either Pippins or Bramleys and would be willing to help out, such as with organising and running fundraising and social events, or with making decisions that affect the running of the pre-school, please let us know.

We would love to have you on board!


Committee Meetings

Meetings are held twice a term in the evenings, usually on the second Monday of each half-term.

The Next meeting is Monday 20th November. 

 


Meet the Committee

  • Somita
  • Committee Chair

  • Paul
  • Committee Treasurer

How to find out more

If you are interested or would like to know more, please contact chair@gravenhurstpreschool.org.uk. Your input, large or small, will be appreciated!

Parent Rota

Information

We regularly email parents with newsletters and information. We also put notices on the boards and door, as well as in your child's drawer. Please read these notices, and return any information requested.

Come work with us!

Out of School Club Assistant

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to join our out of school club provision. This includes After School club during term time (which runs between 3 and 5.45pm) and Possibility of work at our Summer Holiday Club (8-5pm for first 3 weeks of Summer).

Hours: to be discussed upon being offered the job.

Pay: dependent on the qualification of the successful applicant

Start Date: June 2021

Job Specification

- Assist with the care of children aged 2 1/2 to 11

- Help keep the environment clean, tidy and safe

- Work with a group of other practitioners to safeguard children in our care

Key qualities

- punctual

- dependable

- team player

- personable

- Enthusiastic and motivated

Qualifications:

Qualifications not necessary but please let us know if you have had Safeguarding training in the last 2 years, Paediatric First Aid in the last 3 years or Food Hygiene at Level 2 in the last 2 years.

Holiday Club Assistant

We are looking for an enthusiastic Individual to join us for our Summer Holiday club 2021 . This will run between 26th July and Friday 13th August (weekdays only) 8-5pm.

Applicant does not need any formal qualifications but needs to have a love for working with children and be able to work as a team with a group of existing practitioners.

Hours: to be discussed upon being offered the job.

Pay: dependent on the qualification of the successful applicant.

Start Date: Monday 26th July

Job Specification

- Assist with the care of children aged 2 1/2 to 11

- Help keep the environment clean, tidy and safe

- Work with a group of other practitioners to safeguard children in our care

Key qualities

- punctual

- dependable

- team player

- personable

- Enthusiastic and motivated

Qualifications:

Qualifications not necessary but please let us know if you have had Safeguarding training in the last 2 years, Pediatric First Aid in the last 3 years or Food Hygiene at Level 2 in the last 2 years.

 

Early Years Practitioner

Salary: Dependent on Qualification of Successful Applicant

Hours: 30-35hrs per week between 7.45-5.45pm

Contract Type: Permanent

Qualifications: Level 3 Early Years Qualification desired

Please let us know if you have had Safeguarding training in the last 2 years, Pediatric First Aid in the last 3 years or Food Hygiene at Level 2 in the last 2 years.

Start Date: September 2021

 

We are looking for a confident, passionate and hardworking individual to work within our team.

The role will include:

  • Helping to keep children safe in our care
  • Being a keyworker to a specific group of children and being responsible for undertaking observation and record keeping
  • Helping to implement practice in line with the Early Years Foundation Stage
  • Helping providing a high quality level of teaching and learning, ensuring support is provided for all children.

For further details, please contact Alice:

admin@gravenhurstpreschool.org.uk

 


All applicants must be 17 years or over to comply with the Legal requirements of The Early Years Foundation Stage.

View Application Form

 

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