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

  • Early Years Practitioner - Trainee or Qualified

    Based at Childcare @ Sandal you will work with the team to support a child with additional needs.

    • Contract: 12 months contract
    • Pay: £7:70 to £8:71 dependant on age, qualifications and experience.
    • Hours: 20 hours per week, Monday to Friday mornings.
    Apply now
  • Early Years Practitioner x 2

    We are looking for two enthusiastic Early Years Practitioners to join our Outstanding Nursery based in Lupset. Childcare @ Broadway has two vacancies to work with our very youngest children up to 3 years of age. Experienced with this age group or wanting to extend your experience this could just be the job for you.

    • Contract: Permanent
    • Pay: £7:70 to £8:71 dependant on age, expereince or qualifications
    • Hours: 37 hours per week over four days
    Apply now
  • Early Years Practitioner

    We are looking for a qualified Early Years Practitioners to join our growing team at Childcare @ Sandal. You would be joining us at a very exciting time as we are about to embark on renovations to the nursery building. Initially working with our very youngest children in our Baby Room your to use your skills to support them to grow into confident toddlers.

    • Contract: Permanent
    • Pay: £8:21 to £8:71 dependant on age, expereince and qualifications
    • Hours: 37 hours per week over four days
    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, expereince 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