Skip to main content

Nursery Assistant

Job information
Salary 03HC £17,558 - £17,909 per annum for 35 hours a week
Organisation Our Lady's R C Primary School
Term/duration Permanent Variable, full year
Closing date 12 pm on 10 September 2021
Interview date(s) Week commencing 13th September 2021

Job details

Start:                as soon as possible

Contract:          Permanent variable 35 hours per week max between 7.45am and 5.30pm


Our Lady’s is a one-form entry Catholic primary school that sits in the southern side of the city of Hereford. 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 on the 1st November, 2021. 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 Christian 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.



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


    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

Please contact Mrs. Jemma Chadwick, Nursery Manager, to request an application pack via post 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



Hoople Ltd is working on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.