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We are looking for a teaching assistant for our Nursery Class


Eling Infant school is looking for an enthusiastic, caring Early Years Teaching Assistant to work flexibly in the Nursery Class which is part of the Foundation Stage at Eling Infant School. In the first instance, this post will be fixed term until 31st July 2025 with a view to extending.

There may also be the availability to work additional hours in our breakfast and after school clubs.

We are looking for someone who is fun, kind and patient, and who has an excellent knowledge and understanding of how children learn in their early years.  You will enjoy engaging and interacting with young children both in an educational and play setting and be someone who is able to use initiative when working independently, as well as being someone who works well in a team.

Previous experience of working with young children in a school or nursery setting is essential. Ideally you will have evidence of ongoing professional development. NVQ Level 3 or equivalent is required for this role.

Do you enjoy helping young children learn?
Are you patient, fun, firm but fair?
Do you have excellent interpersonal skills?
Are you self-motivated and willing to learn?


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Caretaker needed


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We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, proactive, hardworking and reliable person to fill the role of caretaker and join our supportive team.


We want someone who will love and care for our beautiful school.


The working hours can be flexible to suit the successful candidate – if you think this could be you please contact us!


 Responsibilities include:

  • Security – keyholder and unlocking/locking site (flexible working patterns can be agreed)
  • Health and Safety checks and record keeping – training will be provided
  • Grounds maintenance
  • General school maintenance/DIY
  • Stock management
  • Working with cleaners and external contractors as required
  • Working closely with the Headteacher and School Business Manager


 We would like someone who is:

  • Approachable, friendly and willing to be part of the whole school team
  • Proactive, well organised and able to use their initiative
  • Skilled in general maintenance and DIY
  • IT literate
  • Flexible and committed to the role


 We can offer:

  • A warm and friendly working environment
  • A supportive team
  • Appropriate training where needed

Volunteer Governors Needed!