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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    19 April 2024 at 1pm

  • Date listed

    25 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

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Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£29,269.00 Annually (FTE) Paid pro-rata, term time plus some holiday training

Level 3 Early Years Practitioner (Nursery Nurse) job summary

Sutton Courtenay C of E Primary School prides itself on combining traditional values with a modern and vibrant vision. We are in the heart of our local community, welcoming children and families from all faiths, and none.

We have a strong Christian ethos underpinned by a core set of aims and values which is encapsulated in our motto: Love life; love learning; love one another. Our rich curriculum has been designed by us, for us, so that our inclusive and ambitious vision gives every child strong foundations to contribute wherever they are.

Our 26 place Nursery class welcomes children from 3 years old for up to 30 hours per week. You will be working closely with the class teacher to plan and deliver an excellent, enabling learning environment.

The talented staff team are passionate about teaching and learning in order to provide pupils with the skills to allow them to reach their potential and beyond. We provide a creative curriculum built on solid foundations and enriched with first hand experiences so that each child becomes a successful and resilient learner.

We are committed to continuous professional development and have wide-ranging training and development opportunities. We are also mindful of the competing demands people face in their lives so are happy to consider part-time applications.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and committed Nursery Nurse or Level 3 Early Years Practitioner to join our lovely welcoming school .

Please apply if you have:-

  • An ability to nurture our children to their potential
  • High expectations of all children and are highly motivated
  • A Level 3 or equivalent qualification in Early Years and Childcare
  • GCSE Maths and English or equivalent
  • An excellent team ethos
  • Desire to constantly improve your practice in a supportive environment
  • Commitment to building positive relationships with children, staff and parents
  • A good sense of humour

We can offer :-

  • Supportive colleagues
  • Children and parents who value the school
  • An attractive school environment with opportunities for creative teaching and learning
  • Opportunities for CPD

Application Procedure

Visits are very much welcomed, please telephone the school office to make arrangements.

To ensure we conduct a fair shortlisting process we use blind shortlisting whereby personal information (such as name, email address, gender & ethnicity) are not made available to the short-listing panel.

References are taken up for all school positions so please ensure that all contact information for your referees is correct.

Please note that the school reserves the right to interview on receipt of applications, and to appoint prior to the deadline, so early application is recommended.

Sutton Courtenay Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects staff working in all its schools to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check along with standard pre-employment safeguarding checks.

Please be aware that you will be required to bring your original qualification certificate(s), proof of residence and photographic ID to interview.

Sutton Courtenay Primary School is an equal opportunities employer

Commitment to safeguarding

At Sutton Courtenay Primary School we recognise our statutory responsibility to safeguard our pupils. We are fully committed to ensuring that consistent and effective safeguarding procedures are in place to support families, pupils and staff at school.

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About Sutton Courtenay Church of England Primary School

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
213 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11

Sutton Courtenay C of E Primary School prides itself on combining traditional values with a modern and vibrant vision. We are in the heart of our local community, welcoming children and families from all faiths, and none.

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