Acorn Early Years Foundation

23 Feb, 2024
Full time
£13.00 - £15.50 hourly
Acorn Early Years Foundation Milton Keynes, UK
If you are offered a senior role before the end of March 2024 and receive a £500 joining bonus, paid once you have completed your 3 months’ probation Acorn Early Years is a charitable social enterprise providing childcare and early education, operating day nurseries, forest schools, out-of-school clubs, and specialist early years catering and training services.  Our mission is to be an inspirational learning organisation and ‘Putting children first’ is the best way to sum up our ethos and everything we do. With a strong ethic of care, we prioritise building caring relations and a responsive approach in our dealing with everybody; in doing so, we are nurturing the social and emotional wellbeing of children and helping to build a more caring and connected society.  We are looking for an exceptional Deputy Nursery Manager for our Nursery at  Rowans, Fullers Slade, Milton Keynes, ideally working full time 40 hours, 5 days per week, Monday to Friday all year round but part...
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Acorn at Rowans
21 Feb, 2024
Full time
£8.00 - £11.50 hourly
Acorn Early Years Foundation Milton Keynes, UK
We are looking for a Nursery Assistant to work at our setting at Stony Stratford in Milton Keynes. We also have roles at another one of our settings at Castlethorpe, Milton Keynes. The role is 40 hours per week working 5 days a week on a full time basis working all year round working between 0715 and 1815. Acorn has recently been awarded a 'Top 20 Nursery Group 2022' Award by Day Nurseries in recognition of its high customer reviews over the last 12 months.  We’re proud to be one of the leading childcare providers in Milton Keynes, Northampton and Bedford with over 25 years’ experience who specialise in nature pedagogy and promoting the professional development of our employees. You will be rewarded with a competitive salary, great training and progression opportunities, enhanced pension contributions, and 65% childcare discount. As a not-for-profit organisation, Acorn always puts the needs of the children first, meaning you will be working for a business that cares...
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Acorn Day Nursery Stony Stratford
21 Feb, 2024
Full time
£12.50 - £13.50 hourly
Acorn Early Years Foundation Milton Keynes, UK
We are looking for an inspirational Senior Practitioner who holds a minimum level 3 qualification in Early Years to join our  Acorn Nursery at New Bradwell in Milton Keynes.  We’re proud to be one of the leading childcare providers in Milton Keynes, Northampton and Bedford with over 25 years’ experience who specialise in nature pedagogy and promoting the professional development of our employees. We are really proud to have recently been awarded a Top 20 DayNurseries group award. You will be rewarded with a competitive salary, great training and progression opportunities, enhanced pension contributions, and 65% childcare discount. As a not-for-profit organisation, Acorn always puts the needs of the children first, meaning you will be working for a business that cares about more than just profit. The position is full time working 40 hours per week (you would be required to do a variety of early and late shifts , early shifts can start as early as 7.15am and the late shifts...
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Acorn at New Bradwell
07 Feb, 2024
Full time
£11.50 - £12.50 hourly
Acorn Early Years Foundation Milton Keynes, UK
We are looking for an inspirational Level 3 qualified lead Practitioner to join our nursery in Westcroft, Milton Keynes. The site is at the district centre with no parking restrictions.  The role will be 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday working between 0730 and 18.15. We’re proud to be one of the leading childcare providers in Milton Keynes, Northampton and Bedford with over 30 years’ experience who specialise in nature pedagogy and promoting the professional development of our employees. We believe that childcare needs a personal touch, and our nurseries and out-of-school clubs offer flexibility and individuality with a homely feel. As a not-for-profit organisation, we place our children’s well-being at the heart of our work. We very much welcome candidates that are looking to progress their personal career development due to future opportunities in the pipeline within the location of MK. The ideal candidate will be passionate, motivated and...
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Acorn at Westcroft
05 Feb, 2024
Casual
£10.00 - £11.50 hourly
Acorn Early Years Foundation Milton Keynes, UK
We are looking for inspirational staff to work in our holiday clubs at our forest school holiday club settings at Emberton, Cold Harbour, Blecthley in Milton Keynes. The role is working in the school holidays in our holiday clubs. Roles can be working throughout the holidays or whenever you are available - please get in touch to discuss options Acorn have over 30 years’ experience specialising in nature pedagogy and promoting the professional development of our employees.  We believe that childcare needs a personal touch, and our nurseries and out-of-school clubs offer flexibility and individuality with a homely feel. As a not-for-profit organisation, we place our children’s well-being at the heart of our work. We very much welcome candidates that are looking to progress their personal career development due to future opportunities in the pipeline within the location of MK. The ideal candidate will be passionate, motivated and enthusiastic about outdoor...
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Acorn Milton Keynes Nurseries
25 Jan, 2024
Full time
£11.00 - £12.00 hourly
Acorn Early Years Foundation Burton Latimer, UK
We are looking for an inspirational Level 3 qualified Early Years Practitioners to join our nursery in Burton Latimer, Northamptonshire. The role needs to cover 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday. The nursery is open 07.15 till 18.15. We’re proud to be one of the leading childcare providers in Milton Keynes, Northamptonshire and Bedford with over 30 years’ experience who specialise in nature pedagogy and promoting the professional development of our employees. We believe that childcare needs a personal touch, and our nurseries and out-of-school clubs offer flexibility and individuality with a homely feel. As a not-for-profit organisation, we place our children’s well-being at the heart of our work.   You will be rewarded with a competitive salary, great training and progression opportunities, enhanced pension contributions, and 75% childcare discount. As a not-for-profit organisation, Acorn always puts the needs of the children first, meaning you will be working for...
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Acorn Day Nursery Burton Latimer
24 Jan, 2024
Full time
£9.50 - £11.00 hourly
Acorn Early Years Foundation Bedford, UK
We are looking for a Nursery Assistant on a 1:1 basis looking after a child with SEN,  (experience within an Early Years setting and/or level L2 in Early Years desirable ) to join our nursery at Sharnbrook, Bedfordshire.  The role is with flexibility up to 30 hours per week working 5 days a week on a term time basis working around school hours between 09.00/09.30 and 15.00/15.30. This will be discussed during the application process and there is flexibility to be discussed.  Acorn has recently been awarded a 'Top 20 Nursery Group 2022' Award by Day Nurseries in recognition of its high customer reviews over the last 12 months.  We’re proud to be one of the leading childcare providers in Milton Keynes, Northampton and Bedford with over 25 years’ experience who specialise in nature pedagogy and promoting the professional development of our employees. You will be rewarded with a competitive salary, great training and progression opportunities, enhanced...
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Acorn Day Nursery Sharnbrook
16 Jan, 2024
Full time
£11.00 - £12.00 hourly
Acorn Early Years Foundation Emberton, Olney MK46, UK
We are looking for an inspirational Level 3 qualified Early Years Practitioner to join our nursery in Emberton,  Milton Keynes.  We also have roles available at some of our nurseries, please enquire.  https://www.acornearlyyears.org.uk/Pages/Category/find-a-nursery The role will be 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday working between 0730 and 18.15. We’re proud to be one of the leading childcare providers in Milton Keynes, Northampton and Bedford with over 30 years’ experience who specialise in nature pedagogy and promoting the professional development of our employees. We believe that childcare needs a personal touch, and our nurseries and out-of-school clubs offer flexibility and individuality with a homely feel. As a not-for-profit organisation, we place our children’s well-being at the heart of our work. We very much welcome candidates that are looking to progress their personal career development due to future opportunities in the pipeline within the...
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Emberton Day Nursery and Outdoor Learning Centre
16 Jan, 2024
Full time
£11.00 - £12.00 hourly
Acorn Early Years Foundation Rowans, Fullers Slade
We are looking for an inspirational Level 3 qualified Early Years Practitioner to join our nursery in Rowans, Fullers Slade, Milton Keynes.  We also have roles available at some of our nurseries, please enquire.  https://www.acornearlyyears.org.uk/Pages/Category/find-a-nursery The role will be 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday working between 0730 and 18.15. We’re proud to be one of the leading childcare providers in Milton Keynes, Northampton and Bedford with over 30 years’ experience who specialise in nature pedagogy and promoting the professional development of our employees. We believe that childcare needs a personal touch, and our nurseries and out-of-school clubs offer flexibility and individuality with a homely feel. As a not-for-profit organisation, we place our children’s well-being at the heart of our work. We very much welcome candidates that are looking to progress their personal career development due to future opportunities in the pipeline...
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Acorn at Rowans
05 Jan, 2024
Full time
£11.50 - £12.50 hourly
Acorn Early Years Foundation Milton Keynes, UK
We are looking for an inspirational Level 3 qualified lead Practitioner to join our nursery ar Rowans, Fullers Slade Milton Keynes. The role will be 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday working between 0730 and 18.15. We’re proud to be one of the leading childcare providers in Milton Keynes, Northampton and Bedford with over 30 years’ experience who specialise in nature pedagogy and promoting the professional development of our employees. We believe that childcare needs a personal touch, and our nurseries and out-of-school clubs offer flexibility and individuality with a homely feel. As a not-for-profit organisation, we place our children’s well-being at the heart of our work. We very much welcome candidates that are looking to progress their personal career development due to future opportunities in the pipeline within the location of MK. The ideal candidate will be passionate, motivated and enthusiastic about outdoor learning and creative play, as well as a...
Nursery Name:
Acorn at Rowans
05 Jan, 2024
Full time
£12.50 - £15.50 hourly
Acorn Early Years Foundation Milton Keynes, UK
Acorn Early Years is a charitable social enterprise providing childcare and early education, operating day nurseries, forest schools, out-of-school clubs, and specialist early years catering and training services.  Our mission is to be an inspirational learning organisation and ‘Putting children first’ is the best way to sum up our ethos and everything we do. With a strong ethic of care, we prioritise building caring relations and a responsive approach in our dealing with everybody; in doing so, we are nurturing the social and emotional wellbeing of children and helping to build a more caring and connected society.  We are looking for an exceptional Deputy Nursery Manager for our Hedgerows Nursery in Netherfield, Milton Keynes, working full time 40 hours, all year round.  If you hold a full and relevant Level 3 or above Early Years qualification, are passionate about inspiring and leading a team to deliver outstanding care and want to be part of a high performing team...
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Acorn at Hedgerows
19 Dec, 2023
Part time
£11.30 - £13.00 hourly
Acorn Early Years Foundation Bedford, UK
We are looking for an inspirational Nursery Chef to join our Acorn Nursery at Colworth Science Park ,Sharnbrook We’re proud to be one of the leading childcare providers in Milton Keynes, Northampton and Bedford with over 25 years’ experience who specialise in nature pedagogy and promoting the professional development of our employees. We are really proud to have recently been awarded a Top 20 DayNurseries group award. You will be rewarded with a competitive salary, great training and progression opportunities, enhanced pension contributions, and 65% childcare discount. As a not-for-profit organisation, Acorn always puts the needs of the children first, meaning you will be working for a business that cares about more than just profit. The position is Part time working a starting base of 16 hours per week working Mondays and Tuesdays with extra hours to cover holiday and nursery requirements. These can be discussed further during the recruitment process. The...
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Acorn Day Nursery Sharnbrook
04 Dec, 2023
Full time
£12.00 - £13.50 hourly
Acorn Early Years Foundation Milton Keynes, UK
We are recruiting for an Out of School Club Manager/Level 3 early Years Practitioner at New Bradwell 40 hours per week all year round, Monday to Friday or four 10 Hour days.  Hours split across Nursery and Breakast/After School Club and running the holiday club at New Bradwell in the School Holidays.  We’re proud to be one of the leading childcare providers in Milton Keynes, Northampton and Bedford with over 30 years’ experience who specialise in nature pedagogy and promoting the professional development of our employees. We believe that childcare needs a personal touch, and our nurseries and out-of-school clubs offer flexibility and individuality with a homely feel. As a not-for-profit organisation, we place our children’s well-being at the heart of our work. We very much welcome candidates that are looking to progress their personal career development due to future opportunities in the pipeline within the location of MK. The ideal candidate will be passionate,...
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Acorn at New Bradwell
04 Dec, 2023
Full time
£11.00 - £13.00 hourly
Acorn Early Years Foundation Emberton, Olney MK46, UK
We are looking for an inspirational Practitioner who holds a minimum level 3 qualification in Early Years to join our  Acorn Nursery at Emberton in Milton Keynes. A graduate or those qualified to level 6 would be desireable.  We’re proud to be one of the leading childcare providers in Milton Keynes, Northampton and Bedford with over 25 years’ experience who specialise in nature pedagogy and promoting the professional development of our employees. We are really proud to have recently been awarded a Top 20 Day Nurseries group award. You will be rewarded with a competitive salary, great training and progression opportunities, enhanced pension contributions, and 75% childcare discount. As a not-for-profit organisation, Acorn always puts the needs of the children first, meaning you will be working for a business that cares about more than just profit. We are looking for a passionate and enthusiastic outdoor practitioner that will be able to inspire children of all ages...
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Emberton Day Nursery and Outdoor Learning Centre
01 Dec, 2023
Full time
£11.00 - £12.00 hourly
Acorn Early Years Foundation Brafield-on-the-Green, Northampton NN7 1BP, UK
We are looking for inspirational Level 3 qualified Early Years Practitioners to join our nursery in Brafield-on-the-Green . Northamptonshire https://www.acornearlyyears.org.uk/Pages/Category/find-a-nursery The role can be up to 40 hours per week, with a mininum of 24 hours covering at least 3 days a week - please apply to discuss in further, we are flexible on this   Monday to Friday working between 0730 and 18.15. We’re proud to be one of the leading childcare providers in Milton Keynes, Northampton and Bedford with over 30 years’ experience who specialise in nature pedagogy and promoting the professional development of our employees. We believe that childcare needs a personal touch, and our nurseries and out-of-school clubs offer flexibility and individuality with a homely feel. As a not-for-profit organisation, we place our children’s well-being at the heart of our work. We very much welcome candidates that are looking to progress their personal career...
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Acorn Day Nursery Brafield On The Green
27 Oct, 2023
Full time
£11.00 - £12.00 hourly
Acorn Early Years Foundation Stanwick, Wellingborough NN9, UK
We are looking for inspirational Level 3 qualified Early Years Practitioner to join our nursery in Stanwick, Northamptonshire.  We also have roles available at some of our nurseries, please enquire.  https://www.acornearlyyears.org.uk/Pages/Category/find-a-nursery The role will be 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday working between 07.30 and 18.15. We’re proud to be one of the leading childcare providers in Milton Keynes, Northampton and Bedford with over 30 years’ experience who specialise in nature pedagogy and promoting the professional development of our employees. We believe that childcare needs a personal touch, and our nurseries and out-of-school clubs offer flexibility and individuality with a homely feel. As a not-for-profit organisation, we place our children’s well-being at the heart of our work. We very much welcome candidates that are looking to progress their personal career development due to future opportunities in the pipeline within the...
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Acorn at Stanwick
17 Oct, 2023
Casual
£9.00 - £11.50 hourly
Acorn Early Years Foundation Central Milton Keynes, Milton Keynes, UK
We are looking for inspirational Nursery Assistants and Early Years Practitioners to join our team of Bank staff and work across our nurseries in Milton Keynes. We have 13 nurseries within Milton Keynes and you would provide cover for sickness/ holiday/ extra staff working a variety of shifts between 07.30 and 18.00 at whichever nursery needs the cover or whichever one/ones you can get to.  We are looking for people who can work different and flexible hours so please get in touch whatever your availability and we will see if we can help! This role provides fantastic flexibility around your home-life; you share your availability with us and we offer working hours that suit you.   We’re proud to be one of the leading childcare providers in Milton Keynes, Northampton and Bedford with over 30 years’ experience who specialise in nature pedagogy and promoting the professional development of our employees.​We believe that childcare needs a personal touch, and our...
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Acorn Milton Keynes Nurseries
17 Oct, 2023
Full time
£11.00 - £12.00 hourly
Acorn Early Years Foundation Westcroft, Milton Keynes MK4, UK
We are looking for inspirational Level 3 qualified Early Years Practitioners to join our nursery in Westcroft. Milton Keynes. We also have roles available at some of our nurseries, please enquire.  https://www.acornearlyyears.org.uk/Pages/Category/find-a-nursery The role will ideally be 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday working between 0730 and 18.15. We’re proud to be one of the leading childcare providers in Milton Keynes, Northampton and Bedford with over 30 years’ experience who specialise in nature pedagogy and promoting the professional development of our employees. We believe that childcare needs a personal touch, and our nurseries and out-of-school clubs offer flexibility and individuality with a homely feel. As a not-for-profit organisation, we place our children’s well-being at the heart of our work. We very much welcome candidates that are looking to progress their personal career development due to future opportunities in the pipeline within the...
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Acorn at Westcroft
17 Oct, 2023
Full time
£10.42 - £11.60 hourly
Acorn Early Years Foundation Castlethorpe, UK
We are always looking for staff to join us - so if you have an strong passion for workining with children and love what Acorn's ethos of putting children at the heart of everything we do, then send us your CV and we will contact you to discuss options in your local area.  Let us know if you are interested in full or part time work. It  doesn't matter if you do not have any qualifications in Early Years, we can help to you to achieve these, but if you do have your Level 3, then that is great and we can support you to achieve even greater things. This can be academically to Levels 5 and 6 or via progression to Lead Practitioner, Senior (Room Leader), Deputy or Manager.   We very much welcome candidates that are looking to progress their personal career development due to future opportunities in the pipeline. To find out more about us, go to our website:  www.acornearlyyears.org.uk. To see where your nearest nursery it, go to...
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Acorn at Central Support Office, Castlethorpe
17 Oct, 2023
Full time
£11.00 - £12.00 hourly
Acorn Early Years Foundation Bedford, UK
We are looking for inspirational Level 3 qualified Early Years Practitioners to join our nursery in Sharnbrook, Colworth Science Park, Bedford, Bedforshire. https://www.acornearlyyears.org.uk/Pages/Category/find-a-nursery The role will be 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday working between 0730 and 18.15. We’re proud to be one of the leading childcare providers in Milton Keynes, Northampton and Bedford with over 30 years’ experience who specialise in nature pedagogy and promoting the professional development of our employees. We believe that childcare needs a personal touch, and our nurseries and out-of-school clubs offer flexibility and individuality with a homely feel. As a not-for-profit organisation, we place our children’s well-being at the heart of our work. We very much welcome candidates that are looking to progress their personal career development due to future opportunities in the pipeline within the location of MK. The ideal candidate will be...
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Acorn Day Nursery Sharnbrook