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Level 3 Early Years Practitioner

Level 3 Early Years Practitioner 

We are currently looking for a Level 3 Early Years Practitioner to join our team in Bolton.

This is an exciting opportunity for individuals passionate about a career in early years education, who really want to make a difference and help shape young lives.

About Clevelands Preparatory School
Our school’s family values are built on respect and consideration of one another. Friendship, kindness and patience are continually reinforced in the day-to-day life of the school.

It is an approach that has made us one of the most respected independent schools in the Greater Manchester area at both nursery and prep level. At the last inspection the progress and attainment of all children was judged as outstanding.

About the Position

  • Help to provide safe, creative, and appropriate educational opportunities for all children within an inclusive environment, preparing activities, organising programmes and arranging equipment
  • Liaise closely with other members of staff and parents/carers to ensure individual needs are met
  • Encourage parental involvement and support through the development of effective working relationships
  • Ensure that activities are carried out in a safe and responsible manner in accordance with statutory responsibilities, and to advise the pre-school leader of any concerns over children, equipment etc, remaining mindful of Safeguarding, Confidentiality, and Health & Safety Policies
  • Interact with children to provide range of stimulating activities to promote all areas of learning
  • Ensure all children have equal access to opportunities to learn and develop.
  • Work with range of people including school staff, visiting professionals and agencies, parents, children and families, and visitors and student placements when required
  • Part of this role will involve safeguarding responsibilities including the reporting of any safeguarding concerns to the Designated Safeguarding Team

About you

  • Level 3 qualification in Childcare
  • To be a role model to pupils through personal presentation and professional conduct
  • Understanding of the development of children between 0-5 years old
  • To establish effective working relationships with professional colleagues and associate staff
  • To strive for personal and professional development though active involvement in the school’s appraisal system and performance management procedures
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Strong sense of awareness and willingness to learn
  • Is well presented with excellent verbal and written communication skills

Contract Type: All Year, Full-Time, Permanent, Monday to Friday

Benefits: Wellness Programme, Life Assurance, Company Pension

Salary: up to £9.62 per hour

Start Date: Immediate Start Available


How To Apply

To apply for this role, please fill out our Application Form and return it to


Clevelands Preparatory School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants for ALL jobs will undergo appropriate child-protection screening including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check to enhanced level, costs are covered by the company. This role is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the Amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020.