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 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



Closing Date

Workshop Facilitator Making Me  0/12/2023

Teaching Assistant (Nursery)

Scott Primary School 02/10/2023 midday

Nursery Room Leader

Scott Primary School 02/10/2023 midday
Early Years Practitioner

Overdale Tots Pre-School

Apply asap
Apprentice Practitioner Bizzy Bees Pre-School Apply asap
1-1 Support Early Years Assistant Bizzy Bees Pre-School Apply asap
Children's Centre Administrator

Early Childhood Partnership

Level 3 Early Years Practitioner Cheeky Monkeys Two Day Nursery  Apply asap
1:1 SEN Support Early Years Practitioner Cheeky Monkeys Two Day Nursery Apply asap
Early Years Support Practitioners Pilgrims School Apply asap
Early Years Practitioners Pilgrims School Apply asap
Room Leader Little Steps Day Care Apply asap
Early Years Practitioner Footsteps Nursery School Apply asap

Qualified Nursery Nurse

Little Fishes Day Nursery

Apply asap
Holiday Club (various vacancies). Email CV to  Bromham Holiday and Fun Club Apply asap
Early Years Educator Kymbrook Pre School Apply asap
Senior Nursery Practitioner Little Steps Day Care Apply asap
Nursery Practitioner - Baby room Little Steps Day Care Apply asap

Early Years Professionals

Bananamoon Kempston

Apply asap

Room Leader

Bananamoon Kempston

Apply asap

Nursery Bank Staff

Bananamoon Kempston

Apply asap

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



Family Lives

Befriending Volunteers



Tel: 07703704984

Autism Bedfordshire

Volunteer Staff

Tel: 01234 350704


Autism Bedfordshire

Holiday Playscheme Volunteers

Tel: 01234 350704 Email:

Sports Development Team - Bedford Borough

Sports Volunteer / Work Experience


Bedfordshire and District Cerebral Palsy Society

Holiday Playscheme Keyworker

Tel: Hannah on 01234 351759



Family Support Volunteers

Tel: 01234 270601

Volunteer Centre Bedford

Local Volunteering Opportunities

01234 213100