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Nursery Nurse - Full-time

Castle Hill Community Primary School , Folkestone

  • Ref:KCC886-3904-168S
  • Posted:24/01/2023
  • Pay:£15,609 (Term time only) - £17,787 (Full time)
  • Start Date:March 2023
  • App Close Date:06/02/2023 at 09:00
  • Interviews:09/02/2023


We are looking to employ Nursery Nurses, starting as soon as possible, to work in our Non Maintained Nursery. We have a variety of options available to suit different employment needs.

  • A full time post for 37.5 hours per week - we are flexible on whether this is a term time only or a full time position.
  • Part time work supporting children with additional needs - various hours

Initially this would be a temporary post for one year, but there is a strong possibility the contract will be extended extend beyond this date.

Castle Hill Village Nursery is situated in The Village Children's Centre which is a purpose built facility on the main school site. The Nursery is a registered company operated by the school.

A successful candidate would join a team of highly motivated and excellent practitioners and would be required to work with children from 3 months to 4 years. Experience is essential and qualification is preferred. However we are willing to consider candidates looking to start a career in childcare as an apprentice and we would be happy to support with your training. The nursery has a long history of successfully training and supporting staff.

Opportunities for further training and development are encouraged. The Nursery will also offer you support and advice if you wish to continue training to enhance you qualifications.

Please contact Pete Talbot, the Headteacher, for further details. Visits to the Nursery are actively encouraged.

Information about the school

Castle Hill is a lively two form entry Community Primary School with a Specialist Resource Provision for Hearing Impaired children. We also have responsibility for running a large and thriving Nursery which shares its premises with the Children Centre on our grounds. The school is situated in an urban area of East Folkestone, on a deceptively large site.

Our children are friendly and lively and deserve the very best we can give them. We are extremely proud of the school and would be delighted to show you around.

The school is committed to the welfare and safeguarding of all our pupils.

We have a fantastic building and facilities that were refurbished / rebuilt in 2010.

Informal visits to the school are welcomed - we would love to show you around.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01303) 226537


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.