Full time Early Years/Nursery Practitioner, Dorset

Closing date:Expiring tomorrow

Leweston SchoolDorset

Date posted:
Start date: March - May
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: GBP £21,840 - £22,822 per year (£21,840 per annum (Qualified) rising to £22,822 in September 2020)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Full time Early Years/Nursery Practitioner

 Leweston School is seeking an enthusiastic and committed Early Years Practitioner to join our thriving Nursery which offers high quality childcare and education. This is an exciting time to join us at Leweston as we continue to expand and develop in our purpose-built accommodation. We offer highly competitive rates of pay, in addition to a package of benefits including delicious meals for staff, use of facilities and discounts on childcare.

Working within our friendly and professional team, this is an opportunity for a well-qualified practitioner to help create a nurturing and stimulating environment for children aged 0 - 4 years. The ideal candidate will have a good working knowledge of the EYFS, strong communication skills and a passion to be an exceptional Early Years Educator. We are committed the professional development of our staff and there will be opportunities for progression. 

Applicants should be qualified to NVQ Level 3 or equivalent, experience of working in a similar role is desirable.

This is a full time role working 40 hours per week. Hours of work are between 7.30am and 6.15pm, Monday – Friday, in accordance with the duty shift rota.

We offer a salary of £21,840 per annum (Qualified) rising to £22,822 in September 2020, 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, free meals for staff, use of facilities including Leweston Leisure, and discounts on childcare. 

For further information and to download an application form please visit our website:


Closing date for Applications:  1st April 2020 

Interviews: 3rd April 2020 

Leweston is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children 

and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. 

An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check will be required.  

A Catholic Foundation which welcomes pupils of all Denominations

 Leweston School Trust is a registered charity number 295175

More about Leweston School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Address: Senior School, Sherborne, Dorset, DT9 6EN, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1963 210691
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