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Vacancies working with children and young people

Bedford Borough Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

Employers will arrange to have an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check on all staff and volunteers.

How to advertise a job vacancy

To advertise with Bedford Training and Assessment Centre (BTAC) email jobsinfo@bedford.gov.uk with a link to the vacancy on your website. We will then add it to the table below and link direct to your website.

If you are unable to advertise this on your website please send us your organisation's job advert as a simple Word document or an accessible PDF.

Job vacancies

Vacancy

Organisation

Closing Date

Pre-School Deputy Leader                         

Carlton Pre-school     

25/01/21

Before and After School Club Deputy Manager

Cotton End Forest School

18/02/21

Before and After School Club Deputy Manager

Great Ouse Primary Academy

18/02/21

One-to-One Support Practitioner

Great Ouse Primary Academy

18/02/21

Playworker

Lakeview Pre-School

18/02/21

Preschool SEN One-to-One Practitioner

Bunyan Pre-School

21/01/21

Nursery Practitioner

Tiddlywinks Nursery and Pre-School

January 2021

Early Years Practitioner (min Level 2/3) Bank Staff

Bizzy Bees Pre-School

Apply anytime

Team Leader

Kiddi Caru Day Nurseries Group

ongoing

Room Leader

Kiddi Caru Day Nurseries Group

ongoing

Nursery Practitioner

Kiddi Caru Day Nurseries Group

ongoing

Play Worker

Bromham Lower School

ongoing

Level 2 and 3 Early Years Practitioners

St Andrew’s School Nursery

ongoing

Voluntary organisations looking for volunteers

Voluntary work is a great way to get started in a new career as you can gain experience and new skills.

All staff and volunteers must have full DBS clearance before to starting volunteering with children or young people.

Please contact the organisations directly for further information.

Voluntary Organisations

Roles

Contact

Space Youth Provision

Volunteer Youth Worker

Web: https://spacepsm.org/

Email: christopher.allan@bedford.gov.uk

01234 228196

Family Lives

Befriending Volunteers

Web: www.familylives.org.uk

Email: amandasa@familylives.org.uk

Tel: 07703704984

Autism Bedfordshire

Volunteer Staff

Tel: 01234 350704

Email: enquiries@autismbeds.org

Autism Bedfordshire

Holiday Playscheme Volunteers

Tel: 01234 350704 Email: enquiries@autismbeds.org

Sports Development Team - Bedford Borough

Sports Volunteer / Work Experience

Email: sportvolunteer@Bedford.gov.uk

Bedfordshire and District Cerebral Palsy Society

Holiday Playscheme Keyworker

Tel: Hannah on 01234 351759

Email: Hannah@bdcps.org.uk

Do-It Website

Local Volunteering Opportunities

Web: https://do-it.org

FACES

Family Support Volunteers

Tel: 01234 270601

Volunteer Centre Bedford

Local Volunteering Opportunities

01234 213100

Email: volunteercentre@yourcvs.org