Job Vacancies


Reading University Students' Union provides an exciting and varied working environment for both students and staff. RUSU is committed to ensuring the best services are delivered to the student membership, which means investing in enthusiastic and skilled staff.

Note: We are still accepting applications for roles, however, please be aware that we may not respond until RUSU reopens. Thank you for your patience at this time.

Interested in a role?

Please find below positions we currently have available.

If you have any other questions, please do not hesitate to call us on 0118 378 4100 or email us at

Qualified Nursery Nurse/Childcare Practitioner

£15,587 – £18,641
35 hours per week over 4 days a week.

We have full time vacancies for qualified Nursery Nurses working 35 hours a week over 4 days from 8am to 6pm - with breaks.

We are looking for highly motivated childcare practitioners who are passionate and dedicated about working with children from babies to pre-school age. You must be caring, reliable and able to demonstrate a sound commitment to childcare knowledge, safeguarding best practice and health & safety. You will work as part of a friendly team within a day nursery that prides itself in providing exceptional standards of care to children.

For this role you should be qualified to NVQ level 3 in childcare, hold a DCE or NNEB or equivalent childcare qualification.

The nursery is based on the beautiful Whiteknights Campus of the University of Reading which is easily accessible by public transport.

Please send your CV detailing your current and previous work experience to

Please note that this role is subject to an enhanced DBS check in the UK and abroad as appropriate, references & probationary period.

It is an offence under section 76 of the Childcare Act 2006 for Little Learners to employ a member of staff in connection with early years provision who is disqualified from registration. Details of what disqualifies people from registration are set out in the regulations made under section 75 of the Childcare Act 2006.

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