Job Vacancy

Casual Nursery Assistants

Casual Nursery Assistant pool – Variable hours – Temporary position from November 2019 until August 2020

Grade: Casual Hourly rate £9.70 

Bishop Auckland College is seeking to recruit a pool of Casual Nursery Assistants who will be responsible for working as part of the College Nursery Team and complying with statutory and regulatory requirements.

The successful candidate will have  Safeguarding Level 1 (to be achieved within 6 weeks) and Level 2 qualifications in Literacy and Numeracy (or be willing to work towards within 2 years),  Level 3 Certificate or Diploma in Children’s Care Learning and Development (Early Years) or NVQ Level 3 in Children’s Care Learning and Education (Early Years),  Food Safety in Catering  Level 2 (or willing to work towards within 6 months),Paediatric First Aid Certificate (or willing to work towards within 6 months).

Applicants will also have relevant experience of working with children in a childcare setting.

To apply for this post please download the application form and appendix or for more information email

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Bishop Auckland College is an equality and diversity employer. We are committed to recruiting a more diverse workforce that reflects the people we serve.

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Completed applications should be emailed back to: or posted to

HR Department
Bishop Auckland College
Bishop Auckland campus
Woodhouse Lane
Bishop Auckland
County Durham
DL14 6JZ

For more information or if you have a disability and need help completing the application please email: or contact our 24 hour answering service on 01388 443108.

Bishop Auckland College is committed to the safeguarding and the welfare of all learners and any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory DBS disclosure. All teaching staff will be required to register with the Institute for Learning.