Jobs & Volunteer

Our people are really important to us. Ask our community what makes St George’s unique and the people who work for us come up again and again.

With 61 staff, we’re one of the biggest employers in Wakefield.

Current job vacancies, including details about how to apply, are listed below.

Current jobs

  • Nursery Cook

    We are looking to recruit a creative home cook with menu planning skills and an interest in children’s nutrition. Providing up to 40 lunch time and teatime meals per day for children aged 6 months to 5 years, you will be a valuable part of the nursery team.

    • Contract: Permanent
    • Pay: £16277-£16758 pro rata and dependent on experience
    • Hours: 15 hours over 2 days (Thursday and Friday)
    Apply now
  • Part-time Early Years Practitioner

    We are looking for a qualified or unqualified practitioner to work within the existing nursery staff team to support a child with additional needs. Some experience is essential

    • Contract: Temporary
    • Pay: £7.70-£8.71 per hour dependent on age, qualification/experience
    • Hours: 18 hours over 3 days Monday, Wednesday and Thursday 10am-4.30pm
    Apply now
  • Qualified Early Years Practitioner

    Would you like to work in a full day care nursery (0-5’s) where you feel valued and part of a supportive team? On a day-to-day basis you will work as a valued member of the team to ensure that all children receive high quality care and support, are kept safe, and receive rich and stimulating play experiences which meet their individual learning needs.

    • Contract: Permanent
    • Pay: £15796-£16758 dependant on qualification and experience
    • Hours: 37
    Apply now
  • Relief Early Years Practitioners (Qualified or Unqualified)

    We are always looking for people to work with us when we get busy or when our permanent staff are on training or holidays. Working as relief Early Years Practitioner you get to choose when and where you work. All our relief team receive training and support and many go on to become permanent members of our team. If this is something that interests please call 01924 369631 and ask to speak to either Tracy or Berni

    • Contract: Flexible
    • Pay: £7.70 to £8.71 dependant on age, experience and qualifications.
    • Hours: Flexible
    Apply now

Volunteering with us can take many forms, and you don’t need loads of spare time to do it.

Helping other people is hugely satisfying. Giving your time benefits others, helps you develop self-confidence and build connections with those around you.

Current volunteering opportunities are listed below, however if you don’t see something that’s right for you but you’re interested in helping out, get in touch.

Current volunteering

  • Befriender

    Have you got the commitment and time to help and support the need of clients that feel lonely/isolated? Have you got a caring, sympathetic, sensitive manner with a non-judgemental approach to others?

    • Hours: Flexible
  • Gardener

    Maintain our newly refurbished allotment with general gardening requirements.

    • Hours: Flexible
  • Minibus Driver

    Do you hold a relevant UK driving license?

    We’re looking for a volunteer to help us by driving community groups to different venues in the local area.

    Full Midas training will be given if required.

    • Hours: Flexible to your needs