Nursery Assistant - Level 2 /3, Surrey

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Danetree Primary SchoolSurrey

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Contract type: Part Time
Salary: See advert
Contract term: Fixed Term

Danetree Primary School has gone through an exciting journey to become a four-form entry Primary school in September 2016. Recently rated by Ofsted as an 'Outstanding' school, we pride ourselves on the commitment and dedication of the entire staff body and we proudly promote our passion and desire to assist in the educational development and enhancement of each and every child within our school.

Our mission is clear; ‘Danetree is a caring school where learning is creative, challenging and inspiring; enabling all to achieve their potential. Be part of our creative and passionate team as we plan the next step on our journey, and Grow, Learn and Flourish within GLF Schools.

We are now looking to appoint an enthusiastic and caring Level 2/3 Nursery Assistant to work full time on a 1 year fixed term contract basis.

Applicants must have NVQ Level 2 or 3 in Childcare for the position of Nursery Assistant. Previous experience within a Nursery setting is essential.

We are looking for individuals that are passionate, enthusiastic and committed to the educational development of children and can help build the foundations to a fulfilled and varied educational offering.

We can offer:

  • A supportive and approachable senior management team.
  • Continuous personal development through our tailored CPD programme.
  • An exciting chance to assist in the educational progression of young children.
  • Job satisfaction.
  • Recognition of previous school continuous service.
  • Enhanced maternity and sickness entitlement.
  • The opportunity to work in a newly built, modern and well equipped nursery provision.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Be able to develop positive relationships with young children.
  • Be able to stay calm and objective when presented with unusual or challenging behaviour.
  • Be enthusiastic and committed to working as part of a team.
  • Confident and clear communicator with parents.
  • Be flexible with regard to other classroom work.

Hours: 33 hours a week (39 weeks a year)


Level 2 G3/4 Pro rata annual salary £13,535 (FTE £17,322 pa)

Level 3  G6 Pro rata annual salary £17,063 (FTE £21,837 pa)

Interview Date:  20th November 2019

As a Trust we are happy to talk flexible working. 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 would recommend that 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.

More about Danetree Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 2 - 9 years
Address: Danetree Road, West Ewell, Epsom, Surrey, KT19 9SE, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 8393 6406
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