Teaching Assistant Nursery Level 3 - St Peter's CofE Primary School, Plymouth
Contract Term: Permanent
Hours: 30 hours per week
Salary: Grade SC Level 3 – SCP 6-9 Starting salary £13,622(FTE £20,043)
Weeks per annum: 38 weeks per year – term time
Closing Date: Friday 30th September 9am
Interview Date: Monday 10th October
- Local Government Pension Scheme
- Cycle to work scheme
- Tax Free Childcare
- Employee Assistance Programme
Are you ready to make a difference to individual lives, supporting learning and community? We are looking for a passionate and dedicated Level 3 Nursery Support Assistant to join our early years team. Working within our Foundation Stage unit which caters for children from the ages of 3 – 5 you will be a real team player, full or energy, enthusiasm and a positive outlook ensuring the best learning and care for our children. You will have an excellent understanding of the learning and welfare needs of pre-school children and want to work as part of a strong team of early years staff.
As an experienced early years practitioner, you will be able to support in the planning and assessment of children. You will know the value of high-quality adult interactions and put the development of language and social and emotional development at the heart of all that you do. You won’t be frightened to roll up your sleeves and will enjoy developing playful and imaginative experiences for our pupils.
St Peter’s is one of the Trust’s newest schools, where love for our pupils and their families is a core value. We aim to show this in everything that we do in our school: in our lives as education professionals; in our relationships with the children and their families; and in our determination to provide the best learning and pastoral experiences for all children.
We are looking for someone who can demonstrate a calm and patient demeanour, who is committed to helping young people achieve their full potential. You will have had previous experience in working with children in a similar setting and be able to effectively communicate with adults and children alike.
Please note the essential qualifications required for this role detailed in the person specification.
Your completed application form should be returned by email to HR@stcmat.org by 9:00am on 30th September. Interviews will be held Monday 10th October.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful candidates. Candidates are encouraged to read our Safeguarding policy before applying.