Nursery Pracitioner/Learning Support Assistant

Richard de Clare Community Academy, Halstead

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Job Ref No. ECC2083-65S Position Type: Teaching/Child Support Pay Range: Scale Point 3 (Actual salary £2,531)
Position Start Date: Immediate Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 18/05/2022 Midday Date of Interviews: Monday 23rd May 2022  

Job Description

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COMMENCING 6th June 2022

Contractual Status: Permanent
Responsible to: Headteacher/ Deputy Headteacher
Hours: 6 hours per week X 38 weeks per year (plus additional short notice cover when necessary)
Salary: Scale Point 3 (Actual salary £2,531)

We are looking to appoint a Nursery Practitioner/Learning Support Assistant to support children in our warm and welcoming nursery provision on a regular basis. We are also looking to appoint an individual who would be able to work additional hours either within the nursery provision or supporting other year groups across the school, at potentially short notice, as needed.

Our ideal candidate will be a reliable, caring, flexible and enthusiastic person who genuinely enjoys interacting with children. An ability to be a positive member of a team is essential and a sense of humour would be a bonus. We are looking for an addition to our wonderful team who has the energy and enthusiasm to make a difference!

An understanding of the EYFS curriculum and Statutory Framework is desirable but not essential as training can be provided. We are committed to continuous professional development and the relevant training will be provided for the successful applicant.

Previous experience of working in a school or nursery setting is also desirable.

We can offer:

Enthusiastic and friendly children who are willing to learn

An inclusive and nurturing ethos

Exciting and creative learning opportunities

A committed and dedicated staff

See attached job description for full details of the role.

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This Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. If successful, an enhanced DBS check would be sought. The Bridge Academy Trust welcomes applications from those of all backgrounds, faiths and ethnic groups.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Contact Information

Laura McGuigan
Parsonage Street, Halstead
Essex, CO9 2JT
Telephone: 01787 472153

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