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Temporary Staffing for Nurseries from Protocol Education

Protocol Education's specialist nursery consultants and teams can help your nursery stay fully staffed throughout the year.

We can provide you with access to the full range of nursey and EYFS staff, including:

  • Nursery Nurses 
  • Nursery Assistants
  • Managers & Deputy Managers
  • Playworkers

With our flexible approach to helping you stay fully staffed, we can help you overcome all of your staffing challenges.

Managing Costs

We will help you make your staffing budget go further.

  • Temporary cover staff on demand, when you need them 
  • Shift-based bookings (min. 4 hours) - only pay for the cover you need 
  • No cost to cancel bookings at short notice if staff are 
    not required 

Vetting & Safeguarding

We apply the highest standards possible to clearing staff.

  • All staff checked and vetted to DfE safeguarding standards - we are REC audited and accredited 
  • Email booking confirmation (with photo ID), compliant with Ofsted checking requirements 
  • Online access to historical safeguarding checks for all staff who have worked at your nursery 

Managing Rotas & Shifts

Let us help you manage your shift and rota patterns.

  • Dedicated nursery consultants to help you complete your weekly shift rota 
  • Availability lists of appropriately qualified staff to help you plug gaps and meet room ratio requirements 
  • 7.00am to 6.30pm office hours - we're open to help when you need it 

Staff Availability 

Our large database of candidates means there will always be someone available for you.

  • Hourly, weekly or long-term booking capability to help you secure the staff you need, when you need them 
  • Leverage the scale of one of the UK's largest education staffing agencies, with 35 branches around the UK 
  • Access to teachers, TAs  and SEND specialists, as  well as Early Years specialists and trainees 

Support & Training

We are actively improving the quality of the nursery staff available to you.

  • Early Years specific training courses and CPD for  nursery workers 
  • Subsidised access to CACHE Level 2 (Certificate in Introduction to Early Years Education & Care) and Level 3 (Diploma for the Early Years Workforce) qualifications 
  • Regular Paediatric First  Aid courses 

 Want to find out more? Contact your local branch 

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