Nursery Practitioner - St Mary's Church of England School

St Mary's CE School is looking to appoint a part-time nursery practitioner to work in its school nursery in January 2022. This is a popular school situated on a popular housing estate to the North of Aylesbury. The site has extensive grounds and a purpose built early years building. 

St. Mary’s is a Church of England Voluntary Controlled School teaching children between the ages of 4 and 11 years. As a Church of England School we offer a commitment to high academic standards together with a very caring ethos and family atmosphere. Our children enjoy a broad and balanced curriculum and leave the school as confident young people who are well-prepared for the challenges of secondary school.

We have a friendly and supportive staff and enthusiastic children who are well-behaved and keen to learn. We are part of the ODBST MAT which is a growing academy trust that recognises the uniqueness of all its individual schools.

We were judged Good in July 2019 by Ofsted.

Closing date: 10/12/2021 00:00

Interviews to be held: Interviews will take place on receipt of successful applications

Contract: Term time only, fixed term

Salary details: BP1b/06 

Hours: 17.5

About the role

You will work effectively as part of our established team to deliver and provide outstanding care to the children and run the lunch club.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and proactive team player, who possess drive to ignite children's passion for learning through play.

For more information please see attached Job description. 

About you

The requirements are:

  • CACHE or NVQ Level 3 or above qualification in Childcare and Education or a recognized equivalent
  • Paediatric First Aid Certificate
  • Knowledge and understanding of children's development and needs
  • Knowledge of Safeguarding and Child Protection
  • Experience of record keeping

Other information

Visits to the school are warmly welcome.

To arrange a visit or to find out more about the role, please contact our school office on the number below.

Please send completed application forms to the email address below.

Tel No: 01296 482094



At this school, the health, safety and well-being of every child are our paramount concern. We listen to our pupils and take seriously what they tell us. Our aim is for children to enjoy their time as pupils in this school. We want to work in partnership with you to help your child achieve their full potential and make a positive contribution.

ODBST is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment.  Post holders are subject to appropriate vetting procedures and a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced check.