Nursery Assistant - The Lodge Day Nursery

Closing Date: 29/03/2019
Interview Date: 03/04/2019

Permanent, full time positions available (37.5 hours per week) and part time opportunities (minimum of 20 hours per week). Required as soon as possible.

The salary for a full-time position is £16,014 per annum (pay review pending in April 2019), and for part time posts, salaries will be paid pro-rata. Minimum NVQ Level 3 qualification required.

Ipswich School has been established for over 600 years, providing a first class education for children aged 2 – 19 years. The Lodge Day Nursery opened in January 2018 and provides the very best care for children aged from 3 months to 3 years. We provide day care for 50 weeks of the year, from 7.30 am until 6.00 pm, Mondays to Fridays.

If you have a passion for education, an enthusiastic, ‘can-do’ approach and want to help shape our new Nursery, we want to hear from you.


20 days' holiday, plus bank holidays per annum. 

Childcare vouchers can be purchased where applicable and in accordance with Government regulations.

After 3 months’ service and/or in line with workplace pension legislation, you will be entitled to join a defined contribution pension scheme if you wish to do so.

Staff are able to use the School’s swimming pool and fitness gym (in compliance with appropriate rules and regulations). 

Application forms and a full job description can be downloaded using the links above, or call us on 01473 408300 for an application pack. 

Completed application forms should be returned by noon on Friday 29 March 2019 to:
Mrs Amanda Childs, Head, Ipswich Preparatory School, 3 Ivry Street, Ipswich, IP1 3QW. 

Please mark the envelope Private and Confidential.

Candidates shortlisted for interview will be advised as soon as possible after the closing date and interviews are likely to be held on 3 April. 

If you are submitting your completed application form electronically please email it to: Please note all application forms must be signed – if you are submitting your application form electronically and it has not been signed, you must subsequently provide a signed hard copy (posted to the address above). 



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