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Job Ref No. ECC3211-67S Position Type: Early Years Pay Range: LG Scale 3 (points 5-6)
Position Start Date: 02/09/2024 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 21/06/2024 Midday Date of Interviews: 3rd July 2024 Shortlisting Starts:  24/06/2024

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Kelvedon St Mary's Primary Academy is seeking a committed and enthusiastic Level 3 qualified Nursery Practitioner who will work in partnership with class teachers to support social, emotional, educational and welfare needs of nursery/early years children. The successful candidate will work collaboratively with teachers and other professionals to support the learning needs of pupils, in line with the School vision and values, and Canonium Learning Trust's purpose and principles.

Previous experience of working within a nursery or early years setting and a relevant Level 3 qualificaiton are essential.

The actual salary for this role is £15,011


Oursupport staff benefit from National Local Government Terms and Conditions (The NJC Green Book) and will be eligible for a local government pension scheme. Along with all school staff, the successful candidate will be eligible to benefit from a wide variety of discounts and benefits aimed at teachers and support staff working in schools.

Information about the School

Kelvedon St Mary’s CofE Primary Academy, part of Canonium Learning Trust, is a 2-form entry primary Church of England school located in the heart of Kelvedon - a small town in mid Essex.

The school has a rich history of providing outstanding education to its students, and is committed to the values of the Church of England in everything it does.

The school has a Nursery and Autism Support Centre, and as the founding school of Canonium Learning Trust, hosts the Trust's central services team.

Influenced by the Church of England’s vision to educate for ‘life in all its fullness‘ (John 10:10), our focus on wisdom prioritises the spiritual, physical, intellectual, emotional, moral and social development of our children. We aim to inspire wisdom with a golden thread of deep knowledge, critical thinking, strong communication and exciting learning opportunities running consistently throughout our curriculum.

Ultimately, we want our pupils to leave our academy as knowledgeable, thoughtful and articulate individuals, who are equipped with the cultural capital to thrive in our evolving world and society. By working together, we ensure our pupils are supported and challenge to nurture a keen mind, a willingness to question and the ability to make right choices, so that they are prepared for secondary school and beyond.

As a proud Church of England school, our vision and all that we do is underpinned by our core and Christian values:

Respect and reverence – we have regard for the feelings, wishes and rights of others Caring and compassion – we display kindness and concern for others Cooperation and service – we work together Perseverance and endurance – we keep going until we achieve success Honesty and virtue – we tell the truth Responsibility and trust – we are accountable for all our actions

Our staff team and I would be delighted to welcome you and look forward to sharing what makes our school unique.

Lois Osborne, CEO

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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Kelvedon St Mary's CofE Primary Academy
Docwra Road, Kelvedon
Essex, CO5 9DS
Telephone: 01376 570411 Opt 3

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