Welcome to Ashton Vale Pre-School

Contact Information

Ashton Vale Church
Risdale Road
Ashton Vale

Telephone: 07980 065799

Email us: Click here

Welcome to Ashton Vale Pre-School

Thank you for accessing our website. We hope that you will find the information on these pages useful.

We have provided an overview of Ashton Vale Pre-School together with links to sites that will give you more information about the Early Years; see 'Signpost' in our Parents Information tab.

View our latest OFSTED report here and our Prospectus here

Our aim is to continue working towards the highest level of childcare in partnership with parents, so please let us know about any ideas or concerns that you may have regarding the Pre-School.

We are currently seeking an Early Years Practitioner - key person. You should hold a relevant Childcare Level 3 qualification and ideally will have some experience of working in a Pre-School/Nursery environment.

You will initially join the playgroup team, caring for children aged 2 to 3 years old. You will be responsible for a small group of children, planning activities that meet EYFS requirements and Characteristics of Effective Learning, You will take into account the children's interests and ensure that through play based activities, observation and assessment, that the children continue to make progress in all areas of their learning.  

You will be working in a small team and will liaise with parents and our management team, Your working hours will be Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 7.45 to 16.15 and 7.45 to 13.15 on Tuesdays. You will be entitled to a 30 minute break and non-contact time to plan and update your children's Learning Journeys. We use an electronic system called Kinderly. The Pre-School runs term time only but offers 9 weeks holiday club which you will be required to work.

We are able to offer:

4 weeks paid holiday plus 8 Bank Holidays, Staff polo, sweatshirts and fleeces, A Pension Scheme, via SMART Pension, Online CPD through the Early Years Alliance/Educare portal. There are opportunities to take on other areas of responsibility. 

For further information and an application form please email Lynne Branson, ashtonvalepreschool@hotmail.co.uk or download it here