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    ACE Place is an equal opportunities and Living Wage Employer.  We believe our staff are our biggest asset and we offer a competitive benefits package to our team members.
     We have an excellent, dedicated staff team at ACE Place and we value the role that each and every one of our team makes to the success of our business, and the experience of our children.  At our Staff Awards Ceremony in December 2018 Susan ONeill recognised as overall ‘Stars of the Year’; Sophie McGurk as Trainee of the Year, Aileen Martin & Michelle Russell were voted Stars by their peers and Parents & Children recognised Michelle McSalley, Ashleigh Carroll, Holly McNulty & The Crawfurd Road Nursery Team as stars at their respective locations.  Well done everyone!  Past winners are Laura Whyte and Stephanie Hughes (2017)  Ashleigh Anderson, Kirsteen McNicol & Christine Hannah (2016).

    We are currently recruiting for the following staff at our Crawfurd Road site.  If you are interested please contact alison@aceplacenursery.co.uk

    Senior Early Years Practitioner – Term Time, 8am-3pm Monday to Friday (£10.50 per hour)

    We have a vacancy for a Senior Early Years Practitioner within our Crawfurd Road Nursery.  With a huge emphasis on Outdoor Learning the preferred candidate will have a qualification in, and experience of, Outdoor Learning, or be willing to embard on a one.  Working in a small setting, registered for just 30 children, the Senior will lead a group of up to 10 children daily in visits to our Forest School sites, local parks and neighbouring Care Home.  Supporting our Manger and Depute, the candidate should be a competent professional, excellent team worker, enthusiatic and motivated, with a current driving licence.  

    Early Years Practitioner – Part Time, 25 hours (£9.12 per hour)

    Our second vacancy is for an Early Years Practitioner working 25 hours per week. (8am-1pm) term time within our Outdoor focused Nursery & 2.5 days during school holidays in our Holiday Club supporting school aged children.   The candidate must be a driver, willing to drive our 9 seater vehicle to transport children to and from our forest school site and on trips and outings as dictated by our Holiday Club Programme.  An SVQ Level 3, or above, is required.  An outdoor learning qualificaiton would be advantageous, however training will be provided for the right candidate.

    After School Care Practitioner – Term Time, 17.5hours (£9.12 per hour)

    This vacancy is for a Practitioner to work within our Out of School Care Team.  Hours are 2.30pm-6.00pm Monday to Friday.  The succesful candidate will be a driver who may be required to transport children from local schools in one of our 9 seater vehicles.  An SVQ Level 3 in childcare or playwork is desirable, or a willingness to work towards this.

    Out of School Care Practitioner – Term Time with holiday club cover

    We are also looking for an additional Out of School Care Practitioner to work am and pm sessions within our team.  Hours negotiable but approx 8am-9.15am and 2.30pm-6pm Monday to Friday term time and 25 hours per week during school holidays.  Ideally the practitioner will have a driving licence as there may be a requirement to drop off and pick up at neighbouring schools using one of our 9 seater vehicles.  An SVQ Level 3 in childcare or playwork is desirable, or a willingness to work towards this.

    Senior OSC Practitioner – Maternity Cover

    For more information about our Maternity Cover post please contact kirsteen@aceplacenursery.co.uk

    ACE Place is an inclusive, equal opportunities, and  Living Wage Acredited Employer.  Additional staff benefits include 30% contribution towards childcare costs for children using our service, enhanced pension and 28 days annual leave.