Nursery Nurse

Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Date Posted: 30 Oct 2023
  1. Nursery Nurse
£88.50 - £103.23 per day
  1. Long-term

Nursery Nurse

Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Job Title: Ad Hoc Teaching Assistant - Nursery

Location: South Sheffield, within a Primary School

Hours: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM, Ad Hoc, Part-Time

Job Type: Temporary

Job Summary:

Are you passionate about early childhood education and looking for a flexible teaching assistant role in a nursery? We are seeking an enthusiastic and dedicated Teaching Assistant to join our nursery, based within a well-established primary school in South Sheffield. This is an ad hoc, part-time position with the opportunity to work flexibly around existing commitments, but a minimum availability of 3 days is required.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist in all aspects of nursery management, including daily routines, nappy changing, and maintaining a safe and nurturing environment.
  • Plan and implement age-appropriate learning activities in line with the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) curriculum.
  • Support and engage with children in their social, emotional, and educational development.
  • Foster a positive and inclusive learning environment for all children in your care.
  • Collaborate with the nursery staff and contribute to team meetings and planning.


  • Minimum of a Level 2 qualification in childcare or equivalent (must count towards staff-to-child ratios).


  • A passion for working with young children and helping them develop.
  • Flexibility to work on an ad hoc basis.
  • Availability for a minimum of 3 days per week.
  • Strong communication and teamwork skills.
  • Willingness to take on diverse responsibilities within the nursery.

Location and Transport:

The nursery is conveniently located in a central part of South Sheffield, with excellent public transport links, making it easily accessible by bus or tram.

How to Apply:

If you are a dedicated, qualified, and compassionate Teaching Assistant who wants to make a positive impact on young children's lives, please submit your application, including your CV and a cover letter, explaining your qualifications, experience, and why you are interested in this role.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check and references will be required for the successful candidate.

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