Jobs For Parents Ripon and Nidderdale

Returning to work after having children can be a daunting prospect however there are jobs that can fit around the needs of your family.

“Jobs for Parents” are family-friendly positions that may be part-time, flexi-time, term-time, temporary contracts or even working from home.

If you have a vacancy to fill and would like to advertise the role on Nidderdale Mumbler then please contact us here.

Head of Community Relationships Fundraising – North Yorkshire

Ripon & Nidderdale Mumbler Franchisee

It’s back to the old routine this week for many working parents across the UK, but maybe it’s time for a change? A completely flexible way of working.

💜We are looking for new Ripon & Nidderdale Mumbler Franchisee to join us.💜

Did you resent having to miss your kids nativity this Christmas because you couldn’t get the time off work? Perhaps you’ve had enough of the stressful morning routine, the school run and then a commute to work?

Maybe you’ve been off work for a while raising children and whilst you’ve managed to make it work financially, you find that you’re missing your old self? The part of you that got *stuff* done! The one who smashed targets and achieved professionally?

Make a change for 2020 and do something completely different, something that fits in around your family and something that means you can set your own working patterns.

Mumbler was set up by mum of two, Sally Haslewood because she knew that there were other ways to earn a living whilst creating something that she could be proud of, and working around her own families needs.

Qualities that we look for in our franchisees are:
Experienced professionals who are fed up with the corporate world.
Ideally with sales or marketing experience.
Highly organised and motivated individuals.
Individuals who are looking for a career where they don’t have to pretend that their family doesn’t exist.
Individuals who want to create something that is actually really worthwhile, who want to help their local community and support local parents.

Do you want to build a business that is completely flexible, that your kids can actually be involved with, that puts you at the core of your own local parenting community?

If so, then maybe the Ripon & Nidderdale Mumbler Franchise could be for you?

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Team Members

Kids at Heart are looking for
caring, enthusiastic people to join our friendly teams
in Nidderdale Children’s Day Nursery, Knaresborough and
The School House Nursery, Pannal
Full and part time hours are available.
NVQ L3 preferred, but training can be provided for the right candidate
If this is of interest to you
please give Hannah or Julie a call for a chat and more information
on 01423 862192
or email

HELP Service Co-ordinator (Ripon and Rural)

Could you lead our Ripon based team of staff and volunteers helping older and vulnerable people

to stay independent and well at home?

Part – time, 33 hours per week

Permanent, subject to funding.

NJC SCP 12 – 17 £21,589 – £23,836 pro rata

+ 5% employer’s pension contribution


This is an exciting opportunity to take forward the management and development of the Ripon and Rural Befriending Service and Voluntary Car Driving Service.


We seek a proactive manager with excellent communication skills and previous experience of supporting older and vulnerable people, including carrying out initial assessments.


You will have a strong track record of collaborative working and managing staff and volunteers.  You will need to be highly organised and committed to providing a first class service to our clients.


Closing Date:  9am on Monday 20th January 2020


We plan to hold interviews on Thursday 6th February 2020

It will be necessary to obtain an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check on behalf of the successful candidate.

For more information and an application pack, click here or call 01423 504074.

For an informal chat about the role please call Frances on 01423 813091.


Looking For A New Direction? How About Fostering?

Fostering North YorkshireLooking for a new direction?

Could you help a child or young person with complex problems turn their life around?

Fostering North Yorkshire wants to recruit foster carers with previous experience of working with children or young people with a range of complex issues.

Could you help a young person reach their full potential in both home and school life?

In return we offer a great package of training and support, plus development opportunities and tax free payments.

For example, our advanced level foster carers can receive over £25k per annum, based on a 52 week placement, for a child aged 11-15.

Want to know more?