We are looking for a caring, committed and dynamic Nursery Practitioner
(Level 3) to join our team at our Elm Academy Nursery. Our ideal candidate will
have experience of working with children and hold a current paediatric first
aid qualification, and knowledge of safeguarding procedures in educational
settings (though First Aid and Safeguarding training can be provided).
We are passionate about providing an exciting, nurturing environment
with the child’s interests at the heart of the learning. Our practitioners are
full of enthusiasm, great team players, and creatives who think outside the
box. As an employer, we are passionate about providing a supportive environment
where everyone can contribute ideas and develop their best practice.
There are many opportunities for professional development
and support to gain qualifications, and a chance for every practitioner to be
instrumental in continuing the development of our Nursery. Please see the job description and person
specification for further information.
What we have to Offer:
A visible and approachable senior leadership
team and an enthusiastic and committed team of teachers and support staff.
A strong support network both within the
school and across Ambitions Academies Trust.
All staff are part of a professional learning
community in which evidence-informed CPD is designed to meet individual needs.
Strong potential for career progression.
A culture that respects work-life balance and
an ongoing commitment to wellbeing with a dedicated Wellbeing Champion.
An Employee Assistance Programme including in
the moment support and counselling sessions with an external provider.
AAT Staff benefits include free eye testing for
DSE users through Specsavers, free will writing through Dunham McCarthy
Solicitors and reduced-price corporate gym membership through BH Live.
A competitive pension through Teachers’
Pensions or The Local Government Pension Scheme for support staff.
Elm Academy has an ‘outstanding’ rating from OFSTED
and is currently awaiting an inspection under the new framework.
We are a two-form entry Primary school with
approximately 450 students on roll (including Nursery).
We are keen to develop our staff and offer the
opportunities for continued professional development across all year groups.
Should you wish to arrange a visit or an informal
discussion regarding the role, please contact Rebecca Browne; HR Academy Lead
Ambitions Academies Trust (AAT)
comprises schools from all sectors: mainstream (primary and secondary) and
special. AAT secures outstanding achievement and improved life chances of all
our pupils. All our Academies have high expectations as the focus of their
work. We are strongly committed to supporting colleagues in developing their
careers further and offering excellent CPD opportunities
Please submit your application as
soon as possible to avoid disappointment as AAT reserves the right to close
Please note we DO NOT accept applications
by CV and are unable to offer Visa Sponsorship.
Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Rigorous checks will be
made of the successful applicant’s background credentials, including enhanced
DBS checks and an online search
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