Nursery Nurse

Wigan, Greater Manchester
Date Posted:13 Jan 2021
  1. Nursery Nurse
£63.51 - £73.51 per day + 30+ Accredited CPD courses
  1. Long-term

Nursery Nurse

Wigan, Greater Manchester

Nursery Nurse, Wigan

Tradewind Recruitment are working on behalf of a two-form entry primary school in Wigan who would like to recruit a Nursery Nurse/Teaching Assistant to work in the nursery.

The role is due to start in March 2021 and will continue for the rest of the academic year until July 2021. This is a long-term temporary to permanent role for the right candidate.

We are recruiting for a Nursery Nurse for a school situated on the outskirts of Wigan. This is a two-form entry Church of England school with its own nursery, rated as good by Ofsted. The school aims to provide a happy, caring supportive learning environment where everyone is valued and respected as an individual.

The Headteacher provides clear leadership. She has high ambitions for the school and equally high expectations of all staff. Teamwork is strong across the school and everybody works together, the school has strong links with parents, carers, the local church and the wider community. Behaviour in the school is good, and students are respectful of each other and of the adults in the school. The staff all work together to provide a caring, nurturing environment in which their learners will be supported to achieve their potential and prepared them for their learning journey through primary school.

The school is based in Wigan and has excellent motorway links and is easily accessible by public transport with a bus stop outside school.

We are looking for:

  • A Nursery Nurse who will provide support to 26 3- and 4-year olds
  • Proven experience of high standards of Early Years practice
  • Experience of supporting children with all aspects of their Early Years learning
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Essential requirements:

To join us and be successful in this Nursery Nurse role you will need:

  • Experience of working in Early Years setting
  • This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
  • Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained
  • You must have the legal right to work in the UK

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this great position as a Nursery Nurse in Wigan or for more information about the role, contact Chrissie on 01772 977333 or email

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