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Sunshine is a small 35 place Private Day Nursery and Pre-school set in a detached house in the Shirley area of Southampton, within a 5 minute walk from the Common.

We are seeking a level 3 or above, fully qualified practitioner, who is an enthusiastic, fun, kind and professional individual wanting to make a difference in children's lives to join our small, friendly team of 8.

If you have previous managerial experience, we can also offer you the opportunity to step up to Deputy Manager, with a competitive salary.

We are offering the successful candidate...

  • A competitive salary
  • Pension Scheme
  • Support with Continuous Professional Development such as working towards higher qualifications plus training opportunities including safeguarding, & 1st Aid.

Apply now to start your career with Team Sunshine.

The successful applicant will be required to have an ‘enhanced’ DBS check and satisfactory references.

We are an equal opportunities employer.

Education: Level 3 or above in childcare & Maths & English GCSE (or equivalent) at C or above

Experience: Nursery experience: 1 year (required)

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £9.50-£11.00 per hour


  • Casual dress
  • Childcare
  • Company pension
  • Employee discount
  • Free parking
  • Sick pay

Schedule: Monday to Friday

Experience: Nursery: 1 year (preferred) & Childcare: 1 year (preferred)

Expected start date: March – April 2023