Due to a valued member of nursery staff moving away from Leicester, we are looking to appoint a Level 3 Early Years Practitioner with a minimum of two years experience in a similar setting.
Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged prior to application. Please call 0116-262-5422 and ask to speak to Melanie Badelek to arrange your visit.
Catherine Infant School is large, friendly, inner city Infant school. We strive to provide outstanding teaching and learning for all and an ethos and culture that encourages everyone to be the very best that they can be.
Catherine Infant School Nursery offers part time morning or afternoon provision with an option for full time attendance. Our nursery is based in a bright, new provision which we are looking to further develop over the academic year.
What Ofsted say:
“Catherine Infant School is a vibrant, welcoming school and its motto states ‘We are all stars.’ You and your staff work hard to ensure that the pupils rightly believe that they are.” July 2018
In a recent parent view survey, 100% of parents stated that they would recommend this school to other parents.
Catherine Infant School are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and energetic Early Years Teaching Assistant to support the Nursery staff in providing a high standard of educational, physical, emotional and social, care and nurture to all children within the Nursery.
The successful candidate will support with planning the work programme and delivering this to the children whilst ensuring the welfare and safety of each child is paramount. The role will also involve developing strategies for children with additional needs, in conjunction with the SENCo , whilst encouraging and promoting inclusivity for all children.
There must be an understanding of the Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum and of the role of the adult in supporting children’s learning and development. Teamwork and communication are vital skills required day to day, along with the ability to be flexible and adaptable to suit the needs of the Nursery.
What we can offer you:
- excellent working facilities in an inspirational environment.
- the opportunity to work with a dedicated and committed team of professionals
- fantastic training/development/CPD opportunities in a friendly supportive environment
- a supportive network of Year group, Key stage and Senior leaders
- delightful children and families.
Closing date for applications: 02.12.19 9.00 am
Start date: 3.2.2020
Catherine Infant School takes safeguarding our children and staff very seriously. Before an offer of employment is made references are sought and all successful candidates will undergo DBS checks.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants will be required to undertake pre-employment checks, such as an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check. Applicants who will be undertaking early and/or later years childcare (or the management of such childcare) will be required to complete a declaration that neither they, nor anyone who lives in the same household, is a disqualified person under the Childcare (Disqualification) Regulations 2009.