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How to get involved

Happy and contented children, educated in a culture that nurtures and values the importance of offering the best learning experiences for all babies and children.

Trustees/Professional Advisor

Volunteering as a trustee or professional advisor is a great way to put your skills to excellent use to help people in the local community, the kind of skills that would really benefit our organisation are HR, Finance, Legal (property law), Marketing and Events. But we would welcome expressions of interest from other areas too so if you think you could help our organisation to develop then please contact Claire Taylor on 0191 2267955 or email claire@footsteps.me.uk for further information.

 

Support our Organisation

Footsteps Children’s Services relies on the help of individuals and organisations to support the additional services that we offer, such as 1-1 work with children who have special educational needs. If you or your business would like to support the work of Footsteps Children’s Services through a fundraising activity please contact Claire Taylor on 0191 226 7955 or email claire@footsteps.me.uk

 

Working with Children and Families

Have you got what it takes to provide a fun, safe, caring place for children to grow, learn and shine?

Are you warm, friendly and compassionate?

Would you love your day to be filled with fun, play and learning? Yes?

Then you could be just what we are looking for. Come and share your skills, passion and personality with likeminded people.

All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS check and suitable references

Our current vacancies are:

Early Years Educator

15 hours per week, Term-Time Only, Mon-Fri

Footsteps Dolphin

£6981.92 (Actual Annual Salary)

To Apply please download, complete and return your application form to recruitment@footsteps.me.uk

Application for Employment

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Play Worker 

15 hours per week, Mon-Friday 3pm-6pm Term Time Only

Footsteps Ponteland (Based within Ponteland Community Primary School)

Actual Annual Salary £6,981.92 (£10.42 per hour)

To apply please download, complete and return an application to recruitment@footsteps.me.uk 

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Creche Workers 

£10.42 per hour

Various locations also with opportunities for staff cover across all of our settings.

Application for Employment

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Job Description Creche Assistant

For more information please contact 0191 226 7955

 

 

Leadership and Management

Do you have proven leadership and management skills?

Are you motivated by the positive difference you can make in the lives of children and families?

Would you love to work within a person centred team, where kindness and compassion are at the forefront of decision making?

Then our leadership team might be just the place for you, we welcome you to share your skills, passion and personality with likeminded people.

All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS check and suitable references

Our current vacancies are:

Out of School Club Leader 

20 hours per week (15 hours 3-6pm Mon-Friday and 5 hours admin time negotiable)

£11.00 per hour – Term-Time Only

Based within Ponteland Community Primary School

To apply please download, complete and return application form to recruitment@footsteps.me.uk 

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For more information please contact 0191 2267955

 

Help us fundraise with Amazon Smile

Footsteps Children’s Services Ltd has partnered up with Amazon Smile which means that we will receive a donation of 0.5% on all orders placed with Amazon smile in the future.

To help us you can sign in to your Amazon account via the link below

 

Please remember to use this link every time you sign into Amazon, whether it be for business or personal use, in order for us to receive a donation.  It’s straight forward, click on the link, click on sign in and it takes you to the Amazon site as normal.  If you look directly underneath the search bar at the top of the page, you should see ‘Supporting: Footsteps Children’s Services Ltd’ directly underneath.

Thank you!

 

Our Trustees

Our trustees are all individuals who have a real passion for the business. Each one gives up their time and expertise in specific areas, for free, so that the company benefits as a whole.

Lisa Brady

Trustee

Elizabeth Lowther

Trustee

Alexandra Johnson

Trustee

Paul Lofthouse

Trustee

What our Trustees say