Casual Work Recruitment Open Days

If you have great personal skills and love variety we’d love to speak to you.

If you’re interested in part-time or casual work at a range of different events and/or racedays, email staffing@newburyracecourse.co.uk

Nursery Practitioner, The Rocking Horse Nursery

Full Time Part Time

Competitive salary + excellent benefits
Multiple roles exist on a permanent and flexible basis.

The Rocking Horse Nursery is based in the unique setting of Newbury Racecourse one of the country’s leading sporting venues. We have extensive experience in nurturing the early development of children, our aim being to provide children with opportunities to develop a wide range of skills, covering all aspects of their development.

We are now looking to increase the number of staff we have to look after our children and are therefore currently seeking qualified Nursery Practitioners to become part of our friendly team working in our state-of-the-art premises. We are also looking in particular for a very special person to work within our Baby Unit, the ideal candidate would have prior experience caring for children 0-18 months.

Responsibilities will include:
• Creating a learning environment within our new facility for the children to naturally develop and realise their potential
• Encouraging and playing with the children including excursions (weather permitting) to ensure a rounded experience
• Enabling parents to feel secure and involved in the development of their child by assisting the Senior Nursery Nurse to maintain correct confidential development records, daily journals and other notes
• Discussing with the parents, as requested at the appropriate time, the progress of the child and bringing to the immediate notice of the Senior Nursery Nurse any cause for concern
• Maintaining at all times suitable conditions of hygiene and cleanliness for the children
• Assisting in the maintenance of correct records, which are kept for special dietary needs
• Assisting in the supervision of meal times and feeding techniques

We will consider candidates that already hold either a level 2 or 3 NVQ in Childcare and have experience of working in a nursery environment. These posts are subject to Enhanced DBS (previously CRB). Individuals with a Level 6 EYT/EYP qualification will be at an advantage.

 

To apply for this opportunity, please email your CV and covering letter to our retained consultant Hugh Nickerson of Conundrum Consulting Limited at apply@conundrum.co.uk, quoting reference JID1003 in the subject line.

Strictly no agencies, all enquiries will be forwarded to Conundrum

Apprentice Nursery Assistant, The Rocking Horse Nursery

Full Time

We are seeking an individual to begin a Level 2 Apprenticeship at our Nursery. This is an exciting new opportunity to join our friendly team in our state-of-the-art premises. You will be supported by experienced and qualified staff in developing your career in childcare and gaining your Level 2 Children and Young People’s Workforce qualification.
Responsibilities will include:

 Creating a learning environment within our new facility for the children to naturally develop and realise their potential.
 Encouraging and playing with the children including excursions (weather permitting) to ensure a rounded experience
 Enabling parents to feel secure and involved in the development of their child by assisting the Senior Nursery Nurse to maintain correct confidential development records, daily journals and other notes
 Helping to maintain at all times suitable conditions of hygiene and cleanliness for the children. Assisting in the maintenance of correct records, which are kept for special dietary needs. Assisting in the supervision of meal times and feeding techniques.

Previous childcare experience isn’t necessary, as you will receive full training and support throughout your apprenticeship. Anyone 17 years plus can apply, whether you’re just leaving school or are seeking to start a new career. This post is however subject to Enhanced DBS (previously CRB).

We can offer a competitive salary and attractive benefits scheme including:
 25 days holiday per year (plus public holidays)
 Free annual membership to the Racecourse + complimentary tickets
 Discounted Health Club membership
 Reduced rate childcare at the Rocking Horse Nursery on-site
 Contributory pension scheme matched up to 5%
 Private healthcare scheme
 Life assurance scheme
 Opportunities for training and career growth

The Rocking Horse Nursery is based in the unique setting of Newbury Racecourse one of the country’s leading sporting venues. We have extensive experience in nurturing the early development of children, our aim being to provide children with opportunities to develop a wide range of skills, covering all aspects of their development.

To apply for this opportunity, please email your CV and covering letter to our retained consultant Hugh Nickerson at Conundrum Consulting Limited at apply@conundrum.co.uk, quoting reference JID1019 in the subject line.

Strictly no agencies, all enquiries will be forwarded to Conundrum

Nursery Nurse – Casual Flexible Hours Available

Part Time

The Rocking Horse Nursery is based in the unique setting of Newbury Racecourse one of the country’s leading sporting venues. We have extensive experience in nurturing the early development of children, our aim being to provide children with opportunities to develop a wide range of skills, covering all aspects of their development.

We are currently seeking Nursery Nurses at all levels to become part of our friendly team of casual workers, who we may call upon from time to time to offer hours of work on a flexible casual basis.

 You may hold either a level 2 or 3 NVQ in Childcare and have experience of working in a nursery environment. We will also consider applications from individuals who are keen to work towards these qualifications.

 

Responsibilities will include:

  • Creating a learning environment within our new facility for the children to naturally develop and realise their potential.
  • Encourage and play with the children including excursions (weather permitting) to ensure a rounded experience
  • Enable parents to feel secure and involved in the development of their child by assisting the Senior Nursery Nurse to maintain correct confidential development records, daily journals and other notes
  • Maintain at all times suitable conditions of hygiene and cleanliness for the children. Assist in the maintenance of correct records, which are kept for special dietary needs. Assist in the supervision of meal times and feeding techniques.
  • Carry out any other duties that may from time to time be specified by the Senior Staff and be deemed necessary for the correct conduct of the nursery in compliance with government rules and regulations in force together with the guidance of appropriate social services directives

 

To apply for this opportunity, please email your CV and covering letter including current remuneration details to our retained consultant, Hugh Nickerson at Conundrum Consulting Limited at apply@conundrum.co.uk Quoting reference JID1006 in the subject line

Strictly no agencies, all enquiries will be forwarded to Conundrum

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