Paint Pots is a subsidiary of Launchpad Social Enterprise, where children are our primary focus. As we continue to grow, we are looking for motivated individuals who share our passion, to join our team and make a difference in the lives of children and their families.

In return, we offer our commitment to your personal development, fulfilment and career. Many staff who join us stay with us for many years, some leave and come back again - so we must be doing something right! 

Below, you will find our current available positions, and on the right your will find links to find out more about our nurseries.

To apply for a position, use the form on the right (or bottom if on a mobile device).

If there are no positions currently available, we are happy to receive expressions of interest. To do so, use the form on the right (or bottom if on a mobile device), without specifying a position.

We welcome applications from men and women.

Click Here to see some of the benefits of a career with Paint Pots 

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Opportunities 

Freemantle

We are looking for a childcare practitioner in Freemantle. Qualifications are not necessary and training will be provided. This position is full time all year round. 

Sholing

We are looking for a room leader for our older toddler room in Sholing who is level 3 qualified. This position is full time all year round. 

We are looking for a childcare practitioner in Sholing who is level 2 or 3 qualified. This position is full time all year round. 

We are looking for a 1:1 practitioner. in Sholing. Qualifications are not necessary and training will be provided. This position is Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 9-3 until the end of August 2024. 

We are looking for a 1:1 practitioner. in Sholing. Qualifications are not necessary and training will be provided. This position is Monday and Friday 8-5 until the end of August 2024. 

Swaythling

We are looking for a childcare practitioner in Swaythling who is level 2 or 3 qualified. This position is full time all year round. 

Shirley

We are looking for a childcare practitioner in Shirley who is level 2 or 3 qualified. This position is full time all year round. 

We are looking for an After School Club lead in Shirley who is level 2 or 3 qualified. This position is 2:45-6 Monday-Friday and is term time only.

West End

We are looking for a childcare practitioner in West End who is level 2 or 3 qualified. This position is four days a week all year round. 

Harefield

We are looking for a childcare practitioner in Harefield who is level 2 or 3 qualified. This position is 8:30-3:30 term time only. 

Portswood

We are looking for a childcare practitioner in Portswood who is level 2 or 3 qualified. This position is full time all year round. 

Orchard Lane

We are looking for a level 2 or 3 qualified practitioner to work in our PreSchool on Orchard Lane. 8:30-3:30 Monday to Friday term time only