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As a leading early years charity we employ over 2000 individuals throughout England. The number is growing all the time. If you would like to make a positive contribution to the learning, care and development of very young children, we would like to hear from you.


Our teams are located throughout England. Our national centre is based in London with four divisional offices located in Cambridgeshire, London, Leeds and Birmingham. There are also over 100 sub‑committees across England, with many running early years settings and family support services.

What makes us special 

We offer a range of benefits including:

  • Family friendly policies
  • Occupational pension scheme
  • Staff development opportunities
  • Training opportunities
  • Attractive holiday entitlement

 

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The Alliance aims to employ the best possible staff and intends to offer equality of opportunity by ensuring that no person is disadvantaged or discriminated against in seeking employment or for any other reason during their employment with us.


Applicants will be considered on the basis of their suitability for the post, regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation. You will be assessed on your ability to meet the criteria set out in the person specification. It is essential that you provide evidence of the skills and experience required for the post, preferably using specific examples.


We welcome applications from all sections of the community and value the individual differences that people can bring to the organisation. The Alliance expects all successful candidates to support our Diversity and Equality policy.


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Nursery Cook- 20 hours per week (Term Time)

You will be responsible for maintaining a safe, clean and healthy kitchen environment and preparing and serving nutritional meals to children and adults.  You will regulate kitchen stock control and ensure that specific dietary requirements...View vacancy details

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Salary: 
£6,356-£6,851 p.a- inclusive of Annual Leave
Location: 
Devon, EX16 6SU
Closing date: 
Mar 29, 2017
Job reference: 
WOOD29v1

Deputy Nursery Manager

You will provide inclusive play and learning opportunities for all children attending the nursery.  You will be responsible for assisting the Nursery Manager with curriculum planning, staffing levels and behaviour management and will run the...View vacancy details

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Salary: 
£17,371-£18,446 p.a. inclusive of Local Weighting
Location: 
Southend-on Sea, SS1 2UP
Closing date: 
Mar 29, 2017
Job reference: 
COC21v1

Senior Nursery Worker

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You will provide inclusive play and learning opportunities for all children attending the setting and maintain a safe, stimulating and enjoyable environment.  You will...View vacancy details

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Salary: 
£15,870 - £16,602 p.a. inclusive of Local Weighting
Location: 
Southend-on Sea, SS3 9NS
Closing date: 
Mar 29, 2017
Job reference: 
SHOE3v4

Nursery Assistant- 40 hours

You will be responsible for providing care and play for children within a safe, stimulating and enjoyable environment.   You will need previous experience with young children, a friendly, flexible approach and a willingness to undertake...View vacancy details

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Salary: 
£15,008 - £15,201 p.a. inclusive of Local Weighting
Location: 
Stockton-on-Tees, TS19 9BX
Closing date: 
Mar 31, 2017
Job reference: 
REDHI8v1

Nursery Assistant- 30 hours

You will be responsible for providing care and play for children within a safe, stimulating and enjoyable environment.   You will need previous experience with young children, a friendly, flexible approach and a willingness to undertake...View vacancy details

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Salary: 
£11,256 - £11,400 p.a. inclusive of Local Weighting
Location: 
Stockton-on-Tees, TS19 9BX
Closing date: 
Mar 31, 2017
Job reference: 
REDHI9v2

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Senior Nursery Worker

in Southend-on Sea
£15,870 - £16,602 p.a. inclusive of Local Weighting

Deputy Nursery Manager

in Southend-on Sea
£17,371-£18,446 p.a. inclusive of Local Weighting

Nursery Cook- 20 hours per week (Term Time)

in Devon
£6,356-£6,851 p.a- inclusive of Annual Leave