Do you have what it takes to work at Parrywood Childcare?  We're always on the look out for enthusiastic, creative, fun loving people, who don't mind getting just a little bit messy creating happy memories and providing exciting learning opportunities. Any paid employment positions are restricted to those aged 17 or over so we can comply with legal requirements.

We always welcome volunteers and visitors.  If you can come along and help, please contact the setting directly to arrange a date and time to suit you.  


To apply for any of the positions listed below please e-mail the Administration Team stating the position, (and location), you are interested in, with your C.V. and a covering letter.  Please scroll down for our current vacancies.

Please Note:

In accordance with the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exemptions) Order 1975;  all our positions are exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.  All applicants must declare all, (spent and unspent), unprotected Criminal Convictions and Cautions made against them. Failure to do so will result in the rejection of your application. All positions are conditional on the return of a satisfactory Enhanced Criminal Record Certificate from the Disclosures and Barring Service, (DBS).


Job Title:        Early Years Educator

Location:        Parrywood Pre-School, Eastleigh


Description:        You will be working as a key person, responsible for ensuring observations are recorded on your children, and the relevant paperwork is kept up-to-date. You will be working with your key children’s parents, handing over at the start and end of sessions.  You will be asked to help in the preparation of snacks and lunches, organise and carry out activities based around the children’s interests, assist children in their personal hygiene needs, (including changing nappies) and ensure the children remain safe and happy during their time at Pre-School.  You will be required to complete compulsory training courses (such as Food Safety, Safeguarding and First Aid) as well as complete a mandatory DBS Check (paid for by Pre-School) and registration with the Update Service,  (this will be at your cost).  You will also be required to attend mandatory staff meetings.



Days/Times: Monday 7.30am - 3.00pm, Wednesday 7.30am - 3.00pm, Thursday 7.30am - 3.00pm Friday 7.30am - 3.00pm (Term Time Only)

Start Date: Monday 7th June 2021

Pay: National Living Wage - Zero Hours contract

Qualifications:  min. Level 3 in a relevant early years course.


Closing Date: Friday 1st October 2021


Please contact Stacey at with your C.V. and covering letter for an application form.