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Job Vacancy

Title:                     Early Years Practitioner – Bank Staff

Organisation:        Charminster Pre-School

Location:               West Hill, Charminster, Dorchester, DT2 9RD

Start date:            Monday 14th June, subject to receipt of satisfactory references and DBS.

Charminster Pre-School is seeking an enthusiastic, creative and experienced individual.


Charminster Pre-School is a well-supported, forward thinking and exciting community resource with dedicated indoor and outdoor facilities alongside a committed and strong staff team.


The successful candidate will be:


  • Enthusiastic, happy and child-centred, with a good sense of fun!

  • Committed to improving the life-chances of the community of learners.

  • A pro-active team player with strong communication skills.

  • Qualified to level 2 or higher in early years and childcare, or unqualified with relevant experience working with young children.

  • Preferably experienced working in a pre-school setting with working knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage.

  • Able to work effectively with children, parents/carers, staff, multi-agency professionals, the management committee and other colleagues as required.

  • Committed to the principles of safeguarding children.


HOURS: Monday 9-12.30. Tuesday 11-1.15. Wednesday 8.45-1.15.

These hours are required weekly for the remainder of the Summer Term 2021. From September 2021, bank/supply staff working hours apply, with potential for weekly hours to meet the needs of the preschool.


SALARY: £ 8.91 p/h

For further information and an application form, please contact Rachel Shaw, Preschool Leader on 01305 251512, email or download from our website. We look forward to hearing from you.


Charminster Pre-School is a safeguarding organisation:

the successful candidate will be subject to references

and an enhanced DBS check.



Friday 4th June by 10am

Interviews TBC

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