Jobs For Parents

“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 that would suit a local parent and would like to advertise the role on Hull and East Riding Mumbler then please contact me here.

University of York – Study Participants Required

university of york mental health research project

University of York – Study Participants Required

  • Have you experienced low mood or depression during pregnancy or in the first year after childbirth? (within the last 5 years)
  • Would you like to take part in a co-design workshop to help shape care for women?

You are invited to participate in a co-design workshop for the development of a simple talking treatment, called Behavioural Activation, for the treatment of depression during pregnancy and after childbirth. In the workshop, you would be supported to discuss the manual with other women and healthcare professionals. You do not need to know anything about the Behavioural Activation treatment, your experiences of low mood/depression are all that you need.

Who can take part in the study?


  • Aged 18+
  • Have felt or have been diagnosed with low mood or depression during pregnancy or in the first year after childbirth
  • Whose youngest child is between 1-5 years old
  • Who no longer experience depressive symptoms
  • Living in York, Harrogate or Hull

What does participation in the study involve?

You will be asked to take part in a co-design workshop, which would be audio recorded and last for no more than 90 minutes. Your participation would be anonymous and your identity will be kept strictly confidential. The workshop will be held in York, Harrogate and Hull. You can attend the workshop which is nearest to you.

Light meal will be available during the workshop. Reasonable travel expenses will be reimbursed and as a thank you gift for your time, a £20 gift card will be presented to all mothers who attend the workshop. Mothers who participated in the previous study can also participate in this study.

How can I participate in this study?

For more information or to take part, please contact me (PhD student Semra Pinar) via email I will give you more details about the study and then you can decide whether you would like to receive an information pack (includes participant information sheets, consent forms, demographics form, contact details sheet and a pre-paid stamped-addressed return envelope) by post. You are free to withdraw from the study at any time, even during the workshop without giving reason for withdrawing.

I am looking forward to hearing from you! PhD Student Semra Pinar telephone: 07729 070 393.

Table Tots – Business For Sale

The popular local business Table Tots is available to purchase, a genuine local opportunity available NOW due to retirement of current owners.

Table Tots currently run events in: Baby and Children’s Indoor Markets, Nearly New Sales, Craft and Gift fairs, Indoor Boot Sales, Health & Wellbeing fairs at the following locations: Across Hull, Hull Beverley, Cottingham, plus Brighouse, Shipley Barnsley, Wakefield, Rothwell, Morley, Pudsey, Horsforth, Pontefract, Castleford, York and Selby.

Be your Own Boss. A lifestyle opportunity!  Work for yourself! Flexible Hours To Suit You.

Talk to us, Andy & Jude, about how you can take over and run this fabulous, fun, independent business. We will train you, help you, manage your bookings and event set up in your first year to ensure a smooth seamless handover and most importantly the continuous supply of these popular Table Tots events for the Yorkshire community.

Interested? Email us to arrange a chat. Find out more at

table tots for sale

Didirugby – Lead & Assistant Coaches

did rugby east yorkshireWe are looking for Lead and Assistant Coaches to work within the much loved didi rugby brand during our launch phase in North Yorkshire and East Riding. We are making a name for ourselves for improving activity levels and skills of young people, whilst also developing self-confidence and self-esteem through the tool of rugby!

The coaching opportunity itself which will be challenging, enjoyable, meaningful and suit your own healthy lifestyle and schedule. In the delivery of our sessions, you will ensure that didi rugby kids get involved, and will play a key role in coaching and promoting respect, teamwork, discipline and most importantly enjoyment. You will also be helping to develop technical skills such as core skills, balance, coordination & agility.

Opportunities exist for Lead and Assistant Level Coaches, part time hours TBA e.g school hours, after school and weekends to suit. Full training, all equipment and support provided. This will look great on your CV as didi Rugby is endorsed by a number of top level athletes.

You will have a recognised coaching or leadership certificate or qualification related to sport or child development. However, we do hire people based on attitude and crucially you will show self-motivation, enthusiasm and a passion for developing children. Basic numeracy, literacy, IT and administration skills are also required for minimal but necessary paperwork.

Please contact Emma Cutress with you CV at or call 07730 596663 for more information or to apply.

Footy Tots Coaches Wanted

Footytots is a local company dedicated to delivering fun activities and sports sessions to children aged from walking to 12 years old. The programme hones a child’s motor skills through activities using a ball, while enhancing their self-esteem and confidence. Footytots creates an optimum environment for children to develop their physical fitness and mental agility. Footytots also helps children learn numbers, the alphabet, colours and body parts, and reinforces positive aspects of their personality. The result is a healthier child whose motor skills and fitness are boosted. Perseverance, concentration, memory and general cognitive abilities are also enhanced.

We are also multi-sport and activity provider; focusing on fun energetic games, whilst introducing aspects of many sports, encouraging team work and support for each other in a non-competitive environment. I believe we have a unique fusion of different disciplines and our sessions are well received by kids and parents alike.

I provide all the sports equipment and all necessary training in the Footytots methodology. We are ideally looking for individuals with their own transport, level 2 in sport and experience with working with young children. Skills match:


  • Experience of working with 5-12s in a sports coaching, education or community setting
  • An NGB sports coaching qualification or equivalent in at least 1 sport
  • A valid First Aid qualification
  • Driving license
  • A passion for sports and developing children
  • Excellent leadership and organisational skills
  • Vibrant, fun, confident personality
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Commitment to high quality customer service to parents and children
  • Team player with a willingness to adapt
  • Experience in collecting and storing sensitive participant data


  • Studying towards or already completed a degree in childcare, primary/secondary teaching, sports coaching or PE qualification

Job Type: Part-time (mainly weekends). Salary: Competitive

To apply please contact Sarah by emailing

Foster carers – Full time and respite

fostering east ridingEast Riding of Yorkshire Council is recruiting foster carers to care for children aged 0-16 years old.

Foster carers will need to be assessed and once approved you will receive a generous allowance for each child in your care. You will be provided with comprehensive support and training and your own dedicated social worker to offer you practical and emotional support when you need it.

We welcome enquiries from people of all religions, races, genders and sexuality. Our foster carers reflect a wide range of circumstances and life experience – for example, you may be married, single, in a relationship, divorced, widowed, employed or unemployed – we assess every application on an individual basis. You must have at least one spare bedroom at the time of your application and have the time and energy to meet the emotional needs of a child or young person.

For more information please visit our fostering website here or you can email for an information pack.

Love Children and Music? Join the MUSIC with MUMMY Team!

music with mummyMUSIC with MUMMY is a music education programme for children from birth to school age. Running successfully since 1992, the business has been tried and tested by children all over the UK. We are looking for enthusiastic and self-motivated music teachers to run our franchise in the Yorkshire Humber region. The MUSIC with MUMMY franchise is:

🎵 AFFORDABLE with no large outlay. It will cover a Comprehensive Distance Learning Package plus business starter pack which will provide you with all our original music and everything you need to get your music classes up and running.

🎵 FLEXIBLE – You can run as many classes as you like during school term-time to fit around your family.

🎵 REWARDING – There is potential to earn a good income with plenty of job satisfaction and no targets. You will have the privilege of watching children grow in musical confidence as they take part in our small and friendly weekly classes!

Our franchisees must love working with small children. We are looking for people who can sing in tune and have a passion for music. You will need energy and determination to succeed.

For more information about running the MUSIC with MUMMY franchise in an area near you, please contact You can also request a Franchise Information Pack from

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We’re looking for local businesses who would like to advertise jobs for mums here. Please contact us if we can help you with your recruitment