Bognor Regis Nursery School
85 Victoria Drive
Tel: 01243 642925
5 hrs a week – 38 weeks per year 12.00am and 1.00pm. Temporary until July 2024 but could be extended if lunchtime numbers require it.
Salary: Grade 2 (£22,366 – £22,737 pro-rata per annum £11.59 – £11.79 per hour))
Are you passionate about nurturing young minds and fostering a positive learning environment? We have an exciting opportunity for a Lunchtime Assistant to join our busy Nursery School!
Why Choose Us?:
- Foster Social Skills and Meaningful Conversations: As a Lunchtime Assistant, you’ll play a pivotal role in promoting social interaction and cooperation among our young learners; sparking conversation and building language skills are key elements of our approach. You’ll have the opportunity to engage with children, encouraging their communication and language development.
- Nurture Healthy Eating Habits: Be the positive influence that encourages nutritious eating habits! You’ll support children during meal times, ensuring they enjoy balanced and tasty meals in a relaxed setting.
- Assist in meal preparation and setting up the dining area.
- Encourage positive social interactions during meal times.
- Engage children in conversation and facilitate group discussions.
- Support children to try new foods and develop skills in using cutlery
- Promote cleanliness and hygiene practices.
What We’re Looking For:
- Enthusiasm for working with young children and supporting their development.
- Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to engage with children of various ages
- Good communication skills to foster positive conversation and language growth.
- Training in Food Hygiene is desirable but not essential, as full training will be given.
- Previous experience in a similar role is a plus, but not essential.
Why Join Our Team?:
- Be a part of a vibrant and supportive educational community.
- Access to ongoing training and development opportunities.
- Contribute to the growth and development of young learners.
- Join us in creating a nurturing and enriching environment where every child can thrive!
If you’re ready to make a positive impact in the lives of young children and play a vital role in their development, we’d love to hear from you!
To apply, please complete the West Sussex Application Form (sorry, CV’s cannot be accepted) to email@example.com.
This post is subject to enhanced DBS clearance in line with our commitment to safeguard and promote the welfare of children: also references and health checks. We are an equal opportunities employer.
Visits to the school are very welcome.
Closing Date: Thursday 15th February 2024
Interviews will take place at mutually convenient time