The woodland nursery on the edge of the city

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Staffing and Governor Vacancies

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Please see the vacancies to join our wonderful team.


All year round 

Grade: 1

Contractual Arrangements: 06:00 – 11:00

Accountable to: Site Manager

To keep designated areas of the Centre in a clean and hygienic condition. The designated areas may include classrooms, corridors, offices, toilets and wash areas and may vary between term time and Centre holiday periods.

1. To clean, wash and sweep the designated areas as appropriate

2. To empty litter and waste bins

3. To polish and dust furniture, fittings and flooring

4. To use powered equipment (e.g. vacuum cleaners, polishers) where appropriate

5. To contribute to maintaining a safe and healthy environment for children and adults, adhering to all Health and Safety regulations and requirements.

For an informal discussion or to arrange a visit to the Centre please contact Sarah-Jane Green 023 8055 2220 or email .
To apply for the position send a completed application form to

This centre is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
This role requires an enhanced Criminal Records Disclosure.

Interview date: TBC

Grade 1 Cleaner JD Jan 2022

Grade 1 Cleaner PS Jan 2022


We are looking for a Volunteer Gardener

Please see below for the role profile and more information:

Volunteer Gardener Profile

To apply for any position please read the Southampton City Council documents listed in the right column and return a completed job application form to

New Application Form

Please ensure you read the information below before submitting your application.
(Clicking on the links will open pdf files in a new window).

Recruitment and Selection Procedure

Information for Candidates

Combining Caring and Working

Governor Vacancies

Hardmoor Early Years Centre is looking for new Governors to join the team.

Positions Available:                        LA Governor                                   
Co-opted Governor                            Parent 

Being a centre governor means being interested in getting the best early years education for the children at the centre. Governors can become involved in a range of centre matters.

They also provide a strong link between the centre and the local community, and an independent view to support the centre on long term development and improvement.

Governance boards meet on at least a termly basis and governors are also expected to get to know their centre through visits. There are a range of training opportunities available to help governors undertake their duties and develop their understanding of the key areas of centre management.

For further details and information, please contact:

Sarah-Jane Green, Executive Head

Sarah Williams, Chair of Governors  or    023 8055 2220

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