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Nursery Nurse

£16,574 per year (ERYC Grade 5 term time pro rata)
Term Entry
Fixed term until 31 August 2023
Type Hours
Part Time (33.5 hours per week)
Monday to Friday
Beverley Manor Nursery School, Manor Road, Beverley, HU17 7BT
Closing date
Job closes on 19 February*
Interview date
Interview is 22 February
Service area
Service area: Schools
Job reference
Job reference: BEMN004650
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The job itself

A part-time, temporary Nursery Nurse/Key Worker/Teaching Assistant is required for Beverley Manor Nursery School. This post is 33.5 hours per week - This appointment will be over 5 days (Monday – Friday). The post is open to job share – please state your preference and days to be worked on the application form.

We are looking for enthusiastic, committed and hard-working applicants, who have a good understanding of the principles of the EYFS and how young children learn and develop.

We are a small, friendly, school with approximately 67 pupils on roll. The post will form part of a hardworking and very friendly staff team. You will be working in a wonderful nursery school where children are actively encouraged to be independent and explore our very natural setting.

Our school ethos is that the children come first and everything we do must support their learning. This approach is shared and endorsed by all staff and the school governing body. We look forward to receiving applications.

Key Worker duties include, but are not exclusive:

  • Planning
  • Assessment & observation - responsibility for key children’s learning journeys
  • Attend training, CPD
  • Attend planning meetings, staff meetings
  • Setting up the nursery

Appraisal targets will be set in line with the TA and Nursery Nurse agreed standards.

The role will include supporting individuals, small groups and child initiated play. Support all aspects of the nursery including setting up and maintaining high quality provision, health and safety checks, risk assessments, first aid, assessment and observation of children. Running Forest and Beach Schools.

Appointment will be on a fixed term basis for a term starting 17th April 2023 until 31st August 2023.

All applicants will be interviewed by a panel and be observed working with children in the nursery setting by a member of the SLT. Each question will be scored as will practice and the highest scoring applicant will be appointed to the post.

We have high expectations of children and staff at the nursery.

Online applications close on 19 February. Applications will be received at the school up until 9am on 20 February.

Want to know more?

Get in touch for more information.

Rebecca Gibson
Office Manager
01482 882631
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Pay and reward

The Council is undertaking a review of pay and reward as part of its ambitions to attract and retain employees by having effective pay and development structures in place to support modern ways of working and to support the provision of Council services which meet local priorities. Please note that the future terms and conditions of this post may change following the outcome of this review.

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Schools applications

This school does not have the resources to send individual notifications to all applicants who are not shortlisted so if you have not been contacted within 2 weeks of the closing date you should assume you have been unsuccessful.

If selected for interview, an online search will be conducted for candidates. This is in line with KCSiE 2022.

DBS/Medical check

This post is subject to medical and enhanced DBS clearance. The school is committed to safeguarding children and promoting their welfare. All members of staff are expected to share this commitment.

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