Nursery Assistant, Horsham

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Kilnwood Vale Primary SchoolHorsham

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Start date: 01/09/2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £16,497 - £19,974 FTE
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Are you an Outstanding Early Years practitioner with experience of working in a Nursery setting?

We are very excited to announce that Kilnwood Vale Primary School will be opening a school run nursery in September 2019. The nursery will be based within the brand new grounds and offer sessions for children aged 2-4 years old.

Due to our exciting development, we are looking for an outstanding Nursery Nurse/Assistant to work within this new EYFS team, and be supported by GLF Schools. 

At Kilnwood Vale Primary School, we will pride ourselves on the relationships we have with our children, ensuring all children are known, valued and their individual needs recognised and met. We will carefully consider what knowledge and skills children will need to know in order to be successful in an ever-changing future and we will have high academic aspirations for all our children.

The individual will need to have proven experience working within the Early Years Foundation Stage, and have the passion and enthusiasm for children and their learning. They will be required to deliver all aspects of the Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum in a fun, engaging and imaginative way, and ensure children learn in a safe, caring environment. 

This is an exciting opportunity to play a vital role, in a dedicated team of staff, to ensure the success of our pupils and build, mould and sustain a brand new nursery, fit for the community.  We offer excellent CPD opportunities and career development within our family of schools.

Ideal candidates will:

• Work well as part of a team, as well as being self-motivated and able to work independently

• Have the ability to enthuse and engage children in purposeful learning experiences

• Be passionate about the children’s learning & welfare

• Have high expectations of achievement and behaviour 

This is an outstanding and rare opportunity to be part of a brand new school's development and to see your career grow as the school flourishes. 

Applicants are strongly encouraged to visit the school and see our children and staff at work. Please contact Miss Jo Newton (Executive Head) via the Forge Wood Primary School office for more details. 01293 850651

Start date: September 2019

Closing date: 17th June

Salary: £16,497 - £19,974 FTE

Hours: Full time

GLF Schools is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Employment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

As a Trust, we support applications from educators from diverse backgrounds and from educators seeking flexible working opportunities. We reserve the right to withdraw this vacancy at any time ahead of the closing date if there is a good level of response. Therefore, we recommend you submit your application as early as possible.

Please be advised that references may be requested on receipt of your application. Please state if you wish this to be delayed until shortlisting/interviews have taken place. 

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More about Kilnwood Vale Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Calvert Link, Faygate, Horsham, West Sussex, KT10 9PN, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 20 8716 4987