Nursery Assistants for Schools

Date Posted:29 Jan 2019

Nursery Assistants for Schools

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Tradewind Recruitment are working with several primary schools in Hertfordshire with attached nurseries who are looking for experienced nursery assistants to join their staff.

We are looking for professionals who have;
*a background of childcare in Early Years or Key Stage 1
*experience in building rapport with children from all walks of life
*the ability to offer consistency and be reliable for the students

We are happy to consider both experienced Nursery Assistants and those with relevant childcare experience for these roles. This is an excellent opportunity to secure a first school placement with opportunities to progress to a Teaching Assistant role in the same school, and would also be a great opportunity for those wishing to change to a shorter work day according to school hours.

The successful applicants will have the following responsibilities:
*Following the school safeguarding procedures to ensure the safety and happiness of their children
*Assessing student progress against EYFS Learning Outcomes
*Supporting children in their social and emotional as well as academic growth
*Collaborating with the parent community and other members of staff in order to ensure the safety and happiness of pupils

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:
* We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
* We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 25 to be exact! That's 18 more than our next nearest competitor
* Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
* Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
* Online Portal for your time-sheets and log your availability
* Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

To apply for this role you MUST have;
*Relevant experience in childcare, nurseries, primary schools or care work
*Up to date CV with 10 Year work/education history where applicable and be able to explain any employment breaks
*The right to work in the UK with documents to support this
*Two recent references

This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks.

If you are a dedicated nursery or primary school teacher who is looking for a full-time role please apply today, alternatively for more information call Cherie on 01727 236255 or email

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind you will have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 more than our next nearest competitor, all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.

We specialise in matching Teachers and Support Staff to their dream job, and help Primary, Secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 11 offices in the UK, including: London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.

Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer.

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We're proud to be a small part in the biggest challenge, educating the next generation.