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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

Early Years Educator

Footsteps Nursery School

30/04/21

Key Worker

Clophill Pre-School

Apply now

Room Leader

BananaMoon Kempston

Apply now

Deputy Pre-School Leader

Carlton Pre-School

Apply now

Playworker

Lakeview Preschool

18/06/21

Supply Early Years Practitioners

Footsteps Nursery

Apply anytime

School Club Manager

Cauldwell Primary School

18/05/21

Unqualified Nursery Nurse

St Andrews Nursery

Immediate start

Qualified Nursery Nurse

St Andrews Nursery

Immediate start

Play Worker

Cauldwell Primary School

18/04/21

Nursery Nurse 

Banana Moon Kempston

Apply now

Nursery Apprentice                    

Banana Moon Kempston

Apply now

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