Opportunities to work in childcare


NurseryChildren’s Centres in Leeds are expanding and recruiting staff. They are looking for a large number of childcare assistants to help them meet growing demand.

An information session is being held on Tuesday 30th July 2013. You don’t need to hold a qualification, but the council are looking for people who are committed to protecting children’s safety and wellbeing, have good communication  skills and be prepared to take part in training. Applications are especially welcome from men as they are currently under-represented in Children’s Centres.

Vacancies are available across the city, both full time and part time.

You can find out more about Leeds Children’s Centres and the work of the Early Help Service on the Family Hub website: www.thefamilyhubleeds.org

To book your place at the information session on 30th July email employmentleeds@leeds.gov.uk or ring 0113 247 5862.


In a separate initiative, The Prince’s Trust are offering a free three week training course and work placement in childcare. You must be 17-25 years old and currently unemployed to apply.

To register your interest or for more information please contact Kumran Hussain on 07506 692165 or email kumran.hussain@princestrust.org.uk