Come and join our Yellow Dot Team

Careers in childcare

Yellow Dot is a small group of Nurseries led by enthusiastic (and passionate) Nursery Managers.

We have a strong tradition of developing our people, and our training programs seem to work. We continue to invest heavily in our team development with a wealth of internal training courses, access to external courses, and Nursery based support with our Lead Practitioners and Management team. Our internal Support and Development Practitioners are there for you at every stage of your career to support you in your role, inspire you, and develop your potential.

At each Nursery we arrange social activities and team building events. Twice a year we throw a massive party; a Hog Roast in the Summer and a Dinner Dance in the Winter, and everyone at Yellow Dot is invited.

If you’re hard working, love children and enjoy smiling, we want to talk to you.

Yellow Dot is committed to the safeguarding and promotion of child welfare. One of the ways we achieve this is through rigorous adherence to the safer recruitment process.


We may remove vacancies prior to the closing date if the position is filled earlier.

We're currently looking for ...

Modern Apprenticeship for level 2/3

Would you like the opportunity to train for a professional qualification in early years childcare while working within one of our Nurseries? You will receive full training led by a workplace assessor whilst working alongside experienced Nursery practitioners and helping to raise outcomes for our early years children (Applicants should be aged 16 to 24 years old, due to training funding).

Chilworth, closing date: 3rd August 2017
Eastleigh, closing date: 3rd August 2017
Otterbourne, closing date: 3rd August 2017
Romsey, closing date: 3rd August 2017
Winchester, closing date: 3rd August 2017

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Nursery Nurse

Do you enjoy inspiring early years children who are learning through their play? We pride ourselves in ensuring high quality outcomes for children in Yellow Dot in an environment where children are happy, secure and relaxed enabling them to learn, develop and grow in confidence. If you enjoy smiling and are Level 3 qualified you could join our dedicated team of professionals as a Nursery Nurse.

Chandlers Ford, closing date: 3rd August 2017
Chilworth, closing date: 3rd August 2017
Fair Oak, closing date: 3rd August 2017
Otterbourne, closing date: 3rd August 2017
Romsey, closing date: 3rd August 2017
Romsey, part time - Mon/Tue/Wed, closing date: 3rd August 2017
Winchester, closing date: 3rd August 2017

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Senior Nursery Nurse

We're looking for level 3 qualified early years practitioners to support the Room Managers leading a team. Together you will nurture an environment where children are happy, secure and relaxed enabling them to learn, develop and grow in confidence. You'll deputise for the Room Manager and be a role model for the team inspiring potential for everyone in the room. To excel in this position you should demonstrate enthusiasm and a passion for ensuring high quality outcomes for children.

Chilworth, part time - Wed/Thur/Fri, closing date: 3rd August 2017
Romsey, closing date: 3rd August 2017

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Room Manager

In this role you will lead and motivate your team to enable the children to learn and grow in confidence creating an atmosphere of enthusiastic play based learning. Through excellent communication and a positive disposition you will ensure children and team members in your room are happy, secure and relaxed, inspiring potential within the Nursery whilst communicating and building relationships with the parents of children in your care. Excellent communication skills and a happy disposition are required for this role in which you will be supporting the Nursery Manager as a part of the Nursery Leadership team to nurture an environment where children and team are happy, secure and relaxed enabling them to learn, develop and grow in confidence.

Chilworth, closing date: 3rd August 2017
North Baddesley, closing date: 3rd August 2017
Romsey, closing date: 3rd August 2017

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Lunchtime Nursery Assistant

As a Lunchtime Nursery Assistant you will support the Room Manager and the team over the lunch time period, being flexible to work in each room as necessary. You will work as part of the team, encouraging the children to be as positive and as independent as possible and support the team at meal times, with sleep time routines and the cleaning routines after lunch. Working in co-operation with all team members you will be involved with all child activities in the nursery that take place between the hours of 11.00am and 2.00pm. Maintaining a First Aid and Food Hygiene certificate is also relevant in this role.

Chilworth, closing date: 3rd August 2017
Fair Oak, closing date: 3rd August 2017

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Cook

We take pride in providing freshly prepared, healthy and nutritious meals for early years children at our Yellow Dot Nurseries. As our Cook you will enable this to happen and will be a key member of the Nursery Team. The Basic Food Hygiene certificate will be required or willingness to undertake the training to achieve this. You will need to adhere to dietary requirements and be allergy aware.

Chandlers Ford, p/t Friday, Closing date: 3rd August 2017

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Cover Cook

We take pride in providing freshly prepared, healthy and nutritious meals for early years children at our Yellow Dot Nurseries. As our Cover Cook you will enable this to happen and will be a key member of the Nursery Team. The Basic Food Hygiene certificate will be required or willingness to undertake the training to achieve this. You will need to adhere to dietary requirements and be allergy aware.

Closing date: 3rd August 2017

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