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  • Job start date

    2 January 2024

  • Closing date

    7 December 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    20 November 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Learning support or cover supervisor

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Part time: 15 hours per week, term time only (12.20 – 3.20pm)

Contract type

Fixed term - until July 2024

Actual salary

£11.79 per hour

Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

Are you excited about working with young children and want to help inspire them?

Do you want to be creative and support children to lead their own learning?

Parsonage Farm Nursery and Infant School is looking for an enthusiastic and committed Nursery Learning Support Assistant to join our great team from 2nd January 2024.

The role will involve supporting all Nursery children, as well as at times, working 1-1 and with small groups within the setting.

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate empathy for children and be responsive to their needs, be able to work under direction and under their own initiative and enjoy being part of a hard-working team.

The hours for this position will be 12.20pm – 3.20pm Monday to Friday, but there could be a possibility of extra hours.

We are looking for someone who:

  • Has a warm, caring personality
  • Puts the needs of the children first
  • Has a good understanding of young children’s needs and how to develop these
  • Has high expectations of learning and behaviour for all children
  • Has the confidence to support children who may exhibit more challenging behaviours
  • Is committed to ensure that every child reaches their potential
  • Has the patience and imagination to help and inspire children with all areas of EYFS
  • Is able to work under the direction of the class teacherbut also can show initiative
  • Has excellent team working skills
  • Has an ability to communicate effectively with children and staff
  • Is conscientious and enthusiastic
  • Has a good sense of humour

The position is to start from 2nd January 2024 and will be until July 2024 initially but could continue after that.

What the school offers its staff

Parsonage Farm is a warm friendly school, offering a supportive environment.

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils. This is reflected in our recruitment and selection practices. All successful candidates will be subject to relevant employment checks.

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About Parsonage Farm Nursery and Infant School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 7
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
211 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 7
Phone number
01252 548003

Welcome, on behalf of the children, staff and governors, I would like to welcome you to Parsonage Farm Nursery and Infant School.

Everyone here is dedicated to ensuring that ‘Together we create a rainbow of possibilities.’ We aim to create a happy, safe and caring environment where every child is valued and respected as an individual and central to our thinking and our actions. We are very proud of our school.

Strong relationships, embedded school values, exciting learning opportunities and high expectations enable all children to leave Parsonage Farm with the confidence and skills to be independent, make decisions, make connections and become lifelong learners, so that they are prepared for the next stage in their education.

We hope every children will be very happy at our school and we look forward to working in close partnership with you.

Please contact the school if you require any further information or to arrange a visit.

Kath Greenway


Arranging a visit to Parsonage Farm Nursery and Infant School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email adminoffice@parsonagefarm.hants.sch.uk.

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