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Nursery Practitioner

Job Title: Nursery Practitioner
Job Reference No: 19-20007
Responsible to: Nursery Manager
Salary: Dependent on experience and qualifications
Contract: Permanent
Hours: 40 hours per week, all year round
Closing date: Midnight on 17th September 2019

Taunton School is over 170 years old and is an Independent School for approximately 1000 boys and girls aged 0-18 years, with circa 300 boarders. We aim to challenge, inspire and nurture young people to succeed in a global community.

Outstanding in all areas, Taunton School Nursery is renowned for excellence in Early Years Education as well as providing a caring, happy, open and friendly environment where children can grow and learn with confidence. Children can begin their journey through our Nursery from the age of six months and our four bespoke rooms allow for transition at the end of each academic year. We constantly strive to create, maintain and improve our setting for the benefit of all our children so that it meets the highest standards and offers the best experiences for all ages.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Nursery Practitioner to join our exceptional team. We would like to hear from applicants who have a genuine love of babies and children and can demonstrate a warm, friendly, caring and flexible approach to the role and contribute to the homely and caring environment we provide for our children. The successful candidate will have a minimum Level 2 qualification, working towards Level 3 will be considered, as well as experience of working in a nursery.

We offer a competitive rate of pay together with other attractive benefits of working for Taunton School.

Closing date for receipt of applications is midnight on 17th September 2019

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Application details:
Please complete and submit a Taunton School application form and equal opportunities monitoring form accompanied with a covering letter to tsrecruit@tauntonschool.co.uk. Alternatively, applications can be posted to the HR Department at the main School address. Please note CVs alone will not be accepted.

Taunton School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The offer of employment will be subject to a number of pre-employment checks including ID and Right to Work in the UK, satisfactory references and a successful enhanced DBS check.

Taunton School is an equal opportunities employer and sets out to be caring and reasonable in its approach to all staff; it values its staff and has been accredited with the Investors in People gold standard.