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Westcountry Schools Trust

Westcountry Schools Trust

Westcountry Schools Trust

Nursery Assistant & Play Worker

The governors at Oreston Community Academy are looking to appoint two candidates within the academy who are able to work as part of a team and support children in reaching their potential across the curriculum.

Nursery Assistant / Play worker

£15,246 pro rata

This is a temporary post up to July in the first instance (pending budgetary review)

Exact working hours are negotiable.

We require additional Nursery Assistants from January to support the staffing structure in our popular and expanding teacher led Nursery. The Nursery is integral to the Academy and forms an Early Years Unit together with the Foundation Team. We are seeking high quality candidates with appropriate experience of working with children within Early Years Settings. There will be requirement to work as part of the core Nursery sessions as well during lunchtimes to support with the lunchtime routines in the dinner hall as well as supporting in the playground.

There will be a requirement to work in our Lighthouse Club which is our before and after school provision, where a range of engaging play based activities are provided.

Oreston is committed to the maximum safeguarding of the children in our care and therefore all successful candidates are subject to a full/enhanced Police / DBS check.

An application form is available on our website and you can also find out more about us at

Closing Date for all posts: Friday 2nd November 9.00am
Interviews will take place week commencing 12th November


Oreston Road, Oreston, Plymstock ,Plymouth, PL97JY
Tel: 01752 402050 email: