Aspire Academy Trust

Nursery Assistant - Shortlanesend School

Type of Position:Teaching Assistant
Salary:Grade D Actual annual salary £14,170
Start Date:ASAP
Closing Date: 24th March 2023 at 12pm

Our newly built nursery is looking for a child focused, enthusiastic and inspiring person who has the passion to continue to build on a successful first year of opening.

Shortlanesend School is situated in the village of Shortlanesend, two miles north of Truro City in Cornwall. It is a thriving, happy school where everyone is valued and respected and serves children from 2-11 years old.

Our mission statement 'Where children smile, learn and excel' underpins all we set out to achieve for our children, and could equally be applied to our staff; who are passionate and dedicated to their individual roles, rise to any challenge and enjoy the supportive and fun ethos of being at Shortlanesend School.

We are looking to appoint a dedicated and caring Nursery Assistant who can work alongside existing staff to follow and develop our vision; to provide the best possible start to a child’s education, building resilience and independence whilst equipping children with a lifelong curiosity for learning.

This is a permanent, term time only position, for 32.5 hours per week.

The proposed interview date is 28th March 2023

Completed application forms can be emailed to or returned via post to:

Aspire Academy Trust, Unit 20, St Austell Business Park, St Austell, Cornwall, PL25 4FD

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