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We are currently looking for these people to add their passion and commitment to our outstanding team:

  • Qualified and experienced Room Managers and Deputy Room Managers
  • Qualified and experienced Early Years Practitioners
  • Qualified and experienced Early Years Teachers

We can offer permanent, temporary, term-time, full-time or part-time positions to qualified Early Years Practitioners, with a full range of career and training opportunities.

  • Early Years Apprenticeship: LEARN WHILE YOU EARN. We are looking for COMMITTED hardworking and self-motivated apprentices looking to complete their NVQ Level 3 in Childcare, Learning and Development (or equivalent).
    • Starting Salary: competitive
    • Working Hours: 32-40 per week
    • Type of Contract: Full Time
    • Motivation Letter and Application Form required.


  • Business Administration/Customer Service Apprenticeship: We are looking for an enthusiastic, hardworking and self-motivated apprentice looking to complete their NVQ Level 3 in Business Administration, Customer Service or equivalent. The successful candidate will need to be highly organised with good experience of using basic Microsoft packages (mainly Excel, Word & Outlook) a confident yet personable telephone manner is essential; flexibility and the ability to prioritise workload is a must as day to day tasks such as printing, filing, updating records etc will be dealt with around enquiries from new and existing parents who must always receive excellent and prompt customer service. There will also be ad hoc tasks such as liasing with suppliers/contractors, assisting with events/activities and generally supporting the management team as required so this should prove to be an interesting and varied role for the right candidate.
    • Starting Salary: competitive
    • Working Hours: 20-40 per week
    • Type of Contract: Full Time
    • Motivation Letter and Application Form required.


  • PLAY WORKERS for our Holiday Club: CALLING ALL FUN SEEKERS! Are you passionate about working with Children? Do you love to have fun and spend time outdoors? Please follow the instructions below on how to apply.
    We have a unique opportunity for a Playworker to work in our Holiday Club. This is a varied and exciting role where no two days are the same. We are looking for someone who loves to get creative and organise fun and engaging activities for children aged 4 – 11 years. This will include arts and crafts, sports activities, forest school sessions and plenty of messy and creative play!
    There is a huge amount of flexibility with this role. The successful candidate(s) can work part-time to full-time hours during school holidays Monday to Friday, supporting with play in the Nursery and onsite Forest School.
    We are looking for someone who has a passion for working with children. Childcare qualifications are desirable but not essential as we offer excellent training opportunities. Experience in a similar role would be ideal, and the ability to demonstrate flexibility and a genuine love for organising play based fun is essential.
    Salary is hourly paid and dependable on experience. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.


To apply for any position, please download and complete our application form and send it together with your CV and motivation letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by post to:

    Giant Leap Childcare & Learning Centre
    Coal Clough House
    Coal Clough Lane
    Burnley, BB11 4NJ

Giant Leap offers a competitive salary, an exceptional working environment, a great team atmosphere, bonus package, discounted staff childcare rates, full training and much more!

We look forward to receiving your application.

Giant Leap Childcare

Coal Clough House, Coal Clough Lane
Burnley, Lancs, BB11 4NJ

by phone: 01282 425 893

by e-mail: info[at]giantleapchildcare.co.uk

or fill in the form on our contact page

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