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Nursery Assistant

Job information
Salary 03HC £17,558 - £17,909 for 35 hours a week
Organisation Our Lady's R C Primary School
Hours 35 hours a week max, full year
Term/duration Permanent / variable
Closing date 12 pm on 25 June 2021
Interview date(s) Week commencing 28th June, 2021

Job details

Start:               as soon as possible


Our Lady’s is a one-form entry Catholic primary school that sits in the southern side of the city of Hereford. There are currently 197 wonderful pupils on roll. The Governors would like to appoint an outstanding early year’s practitioner to work in our new school nursery.

 This is an exciting opportunity as appointment at this stage will enable the successful candidate to contribute to planning how the nursery will operate, develop the nursery team and promote the nursery ready for opening later in the year. We are planning to open all year round providing wrap around care so we are looking for staff who are able to fulfil this year round position.

 This person will need to:


  • Have experience of working within a nursery setting

  • Have enthusiasm, experience and a sense of humour to engage our children in exciting and relevant early years learning experiences both indoors and outdoors, working within the requirements set out in the Statutory Framework for Early Years and Development Matters

  • Have the ability to lead and work as part of a team

  • Have a minimum Level 2 Certification within childcare

  • A sound knowledge of safeguarding practice

  • Have excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • Support the Catholic ethos of our school


    At Our Lady’s you will find:


  • Our pupils’ behaviour to be excellent.

  • Our families to be supportive and positive.

  • Our staff and governors to be welcoming and friendly.

  • Our school to be a very happy, friendly and positive environment.

Our Lady’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All vacancies that involve working with children or vulnerable adults are subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service (formally Criminal Records) check at Enhanced Level.

For more information contact

Visits to the school are highly recommended and can be arranged by appointment. 

Please contact the Mrs. L. Good, School Administrator, to request an application pack via post, phone or email. Application packs are also available from our school website  

Location:           Our Lady’s R C Primary School, Boycott Road, Hereford, HR2 7RN

Phone:             01432 274814



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