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Job Ref No. ECC2149-130S Position Type: Early Years Pay Range: Scale 3 Point 5
Position Start Date: 01/09/2024 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 08/07/2024 Midnight Date of Interviews: Week starting 15th July 2024  

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Post: Nursery LSA

Hours: 32.5 hours per week (Monday to Friday 8:30 to 3:30, with 30 minutes lunch) Term Time including inset days (39 weeks per year)

Contract: Part time Permanent

Salary: Scale 3, Point 5 £17,696.44 per annum (£23,500 pro-rata)

Start date: Autumn Term 1st Sep 2024

Location: St James Church of England Primary School and Nursery

An opportunity has arisen to join St James's growing nursery as a Nursery Nurse. The successful candidate will work in our purpose-built nursery. Children attending the provision are aged between 2 and 5 years old.

For more information, please contact Karen Jones (

The successful candidate must:

· Hold NNEB or equivalent qualification.

· Communicate well with members of staff and pupils.

· Work well as part of a team.

· Display a professional attitude.

· Be able to use their own initiative.

· Remain calm under pressure.

· Have a sense of humor.

· Be committed to supporting the values and ethos of our Church school.

We can offer:

· friendly, polite, and well-behaved children who enjoy learning.

· a welcoming school with a friendly and dedicated team.

· support and professional development opportunities.

· a happy working environment.

We warmly welcome visits to the school to discuss the post.

The position will start in school on 1st September 2024.

St James Church of England Primary School and Nursery is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check, medical clearance, and satisfactory references.

Applications closing date is8th July 2024

Interviews will be held week starting 15th of July 2024

Information about the School

As a Church of England school, we have Christian Values at the centre of all we do as we teach the children how to aim high, using their skills and talents to achieve whatever they aim for.

Learning at St James’ is exciting and fun, children get messy and enjoy talking about their learning. Classrooms are vibrant and full of resources to make sure that pupils obtain the knowledge, skills and understanding that they need to thrive. Our pupils are hard-working individuals who enjoy their learning and who support each other to improve.

Our Christian school has a strong ethos to ensure pupils achieve. The school has a supportive staff team who are committed to improving learning outcomes for pupils.

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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Information about the school

Contact Information

Karen Jones
Guildford Road, Colchester
Essex, CO1 2RA
Telephone: 01206 865747

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