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  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    13 June 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    3 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

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Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Part time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£29,269.00 - £32,076.00 Annually (FTE) Grade 8, pro rata salary for less than 37 hours working

Nursery Nurse job summary

Watlington Primary School

Nursery nurse (NVQ Level 2/3)

o Grade: 8

o Hours:8.30- 3.30pm - 3 days a week . Watlington Primary School supports flexible working.

o Closing date: Thursday 13th June 2024 (noon)

o Interviews:Tuesday 18th June 2024

o Start date:1st September 2024

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and committed nursery nurse to become part of our Foundation Stage team.

Watlington Primary School is a welcoming, lively and well-resourced school. We provide an inspiring and ambitious curriculum. We foster an ethos of professional curiosity where we continue to improve our practice alongside each other.

We are looking for candidates with a professional approach, with enthusiasm about children learning through play. In addition, they will deliver the EYFS curriculum in a dynamic and engaging way.

There is an expectation that all members of the team will take on the role of key worker for a group of children. We want someone who can work as part of a team in our nursery class alongside teaching colleagues, in order to ensure our children get the best education possible.

Whether you are at the start of your career, or if you are experienced we would love to hear from you.

The successful candidate will:

- put the best interests of the children at the heart of everything they do

- have high expectations of our children

- offer an inspirational and creative curriculum to all children

- be a good team player who can learn alongside and encourage their colleagues

- be a reflective practitioner

- collaborate with colleagues, children and parents with professionalism, enthusiasm – and a sense of humour!

In return we can offer:

- a vibrant and happy school which welcomes new ideas

- positive, well-behaved children who are motivated and engaged in their learning

- a friendly and welcoming team

- a commitment to ensuring staff reach their full potential

School visits are encouraged. To arrange a visit, please contact office.2459@watlington.oxon.sch.uk

Please see attached the detailed recruitment pack.

We reserve the right to withdraw this vacancy at any time ahead of the closing date if there is a good level of response. Therefore, we recommend you submit your application as early as possible. We also reserve to right to interview shortlisted candidates ahead of the closing date.

Please be advised that references may be requested on receipt of your application. Please state if you wish this to be delayed until shortlisting/interviews have taken place.

Safeguarding Statement:

The Acer Trust and its schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Employment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post. All applicants are considered confidentially and according to the nature of the role and information disclosed.

Commitment to safeguarding

Watlington Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

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About Watlington Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
207 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11

Watlington Primary School is a ‘Values’ School

This means we promote and teach a set of values every day. These values guide our behaviours and our thinking so that we can create a purposeful and happy school community. Our ‘Values Ladders’ help us celebrate this culture across the school and remind us that during work or at play we should all be demonstrating our values and working to improve them. Our values apply to children, adults and visitors.

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