St Paul's CE Academy

"Where love and learning meet."

Psalm 32:8  I will instruct you and teach you in the way you should go I will counsel you with my loving eye on you.

Nursery Practitioner

We have an excellent opportunity available for a qualified Nursery Practitioner to join our vibrant nursery team.  


Successful applicants will demonstrate that they are committed to having a positive impact on all children they work with and providing a safe, secure and enabling environment for children in our care; learning through play will be at the heart of this.  


The successful candidate will have a level 2 or 3 qualification, play a key role in implementing the EYFS and will be a key person to a group of 2-4 year old children. You will be responsible for all children within your care, reporting to the nursery manager. You will be working in a purpose built, fully resourced nursery linked to the academy.  We have regular staff meetings and fully support staff CPD; promoting a strong team ethic. 


This is a permanent position.  You will be paid on the single status pay scale, Grade 3, Scale Point 7, £18,562 per annum pro-rata (actual salary £13,118pa), working Monday-Friday, 9.00am-3.30pm (30 minute lunch break), term-time only (39 weeks per year).


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS and qualifications check will be carried out upon appointment of the successful candidate.


The academy has a commitment to equality and diversity and encourages recruits from a diverse background to apply.


Unfortunately, we are unable to arrange a visit to the nursery at this time, but if you would like an information discussion regarding the post please contact the Nursery Manager on 01424 424530.


Please forward your completed application form to our Head of Administration,


Closing date: Wednesday 17th March at 9am

Interview date: Tuesday 23rd March