Nursery Early Years Apprentice, Hertfordshire

Closing date:

Little Reddings Primary SchoolHertfordshire

Date posted:
Start date: June 2019
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: minimum of £5.20 per hour
Contract term: Permanent

Term-time only

Do you have experience of working in an Early Years Setting? 

Are you committed to helping children thrive and get the best start in life?

If so, Bushey St James Trust (BSJT) has a fantastic opportunity for an Apprentice to join our growing multi academy Trust.   

The successful person will support the Nursery Manager with the development of our new ‘Little Gems Nursery’, which opened in September 2018.  Little Gems is an exciting new initiative to support members of staff employed across BSJT and is located at Little Reddings Primary School. Little Gems Nursery is open from 8.00am to 6.00pm weekdays, during term-time and benefits from access to a wide range of learning environments both onsite and within the local community.

The successful candidate will be:

• Positive, confident, calming, friendly and polite

• Passionate about providing a high level of childcare for children aged 6      months - 3 years

• Able to demonstrate a love of learning with children, ensuring that their individual needs are met

• Able to work as part of a team; building positive working relationships 

• An effective communicator

• Reliable and punctual

This position is well suited to a school leaver that is looking to begin a career in Early Years, gaining hands-on experience in a thriving and supportive workplace as well as working towards nationally recognised qualifications.  The successful candidate will be given a mentor and guided throughout their apprenticeship.

The salary for the post will depend on age and experience (in accordance with legislation) but will be a minimum of £5.20 per hour.

Bushey St James Trust is a great place to work and is made up of Bushey Meads School, Little Reddings Primary School and Hartsbourne Primary School.  Transport links are good with the M1, M25, A1 and A41 being close by and local bus routes are only a short walk away.  

Full details of the vacancy can be found on our website along with further information about the school and the Trust. Alternatively, please contact the school office on 020 8950 5388.

If you would like to apply for this exciting opportunity, please send in a completed application form along with a covering letter, addressed to Mrs Carly Rissen, Headteacher at Little Reddings Primary School.  Your completed application form and letter should be returned to the school by post or by email to: by the deadline.  Please note that CV’s and late applications will not be accepted.

Closing Date for applications: Tuesday 21st May 2019 (9.00am)

Interviews: To be confirmed

We are committed to safeguarding children and young people.  We adhere to stringent recruitment procedures and all post holders are subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check.  

The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

More about Little Reddings Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Address: Harcourt Road, Bushey, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD23 3PR, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 8950 5388
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