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    28 July 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    1 July 2024

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Part time, term time: Part time - 34.75 Hours per week (8.45am to 4.00pm) - Term Time only + 5 Inset Days – Permanent

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Actual salary

£19,866 to £20,893 Per year

What skills and experience we're looking for

Are you passionate about nurturing young minds and creating a positive learning environment?

Join our vibrant team at New Bridge Nursery School, located in the heart of Caversham in Reading.

Part time - 34.75 Hours per week (8.45am to 4.00pm) - Term Time only + 5 Inset Days – Permanent

We are seeking an enthusiastic, flexible and motivated Level 3 qualified Early Years Practitioner to work as a key person in our highly regarded nursery school.

At New Bridge Nursery School, we believe in fostering a warm and inclusive atmosphere where children can thrive. Our dedicated team is committed to providing exceptional care and education for children in their early years, laying the foundation for a lifetime of learning.

As a Level 3 Qualified Early Years Practitioner, you will play a key role in shaping the early development of children aged 2-5. Your responsibilities will include planning and delivering engaging activities, observing and assessing children's progress, and maintaining strong communication with parents and colleagues.

We can offer:
• An opportunity to work in an exceptional Early Years setting
• A positive and enthusiastic staff team, committed to achieving the best outcomes for our children
• A friendly, caring, and creative professional working environment
• Training and professional development

The successful candidate will be:
• Qualified to level 3 in Early Years Education and Childcare
• Motivated, creative and enthusiastic
• A good team player
• Reliable and flexible

Reading Borough Council also offer a range of benefits including:
• Local Government Pension Scheme
• Discounted Childcare scheme
• Cycle to work scheme• Season ticket loans
• A range of local discounts

If you are enthusiastic, dedicated, and ready to make a positive impact on young lives, we would love to hear from you!

What the school offers its staff

For an application form please email admin@newbridgenursery.reading.sch.uk or visit: www.newbridgenursery.reading.sch.uk or call 0118 937 5580.

Applications will be considered upon receipt and interviews arranged accordingly

The REYS Federation which comprises of Blagdon Nursery, Caversham Nursery and New Bridge Nursery Schools, is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This role requires an enhanced DBS check and we may conduct a social media search for successful candidates. CVs will not be accepted; please request an application pack via the above email or download one from our website.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

Applying for the job

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About New Bridge Nursery School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 2 to 5
Education phase
View all Nurseryjobs
School size
68 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 5

Arranging a visit to New Bridge Nursery School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@newbridgenursery.reading.sch.uk.

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