Early Years Practitioner/ Teaching Assistant

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About the role

Coates Way JMI and Nursery School is looking to appoint an Early Years Practitioner/ Teaching Assistant to join our established and friendly team. If you have an understanding of the needs of young children and want all pupils to succeed and fill their potential, then we have the perfect job for you!

Candidates must:

  • Support the Class Teacher
  • Have a good working knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage
  • Be able to deliver daily phonics to a group and have good literacy and numeracy skills
  • Be passionate about developing children’s love of learning and curiosity
  • Help create and maintain a learning environment, both inside and outside, that challenges and excites the children
  • Be able to motivate and promote active learning
  • Have initiative
  • Develop creativity and critical thinking
  • Work well as part of a team
  • Be reflective and committed to your own professional development
  • Committed to developing relationships with parents
  • EYFS qualifications preferable but not essential

If you think you

The hours are 32.5 hours per week and the pattern of work is Monday to Friday (8:30am to 3.30), term time only. The pay scale for the role is H3.

At Coates Way JMI and Nursery School we are committed to safeguarding children and young people. We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion. Applications will only be accepted using the official Hertfordshire County Council forms. All successful candidates will be required to undertake a DBS check.


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Contact details

Coates Way J M I & Nursery School , Headteacher
Coates Way Garston
Hertfordshire WD25 9NW

Telephone: 01923 670341
Fax: 01923 674905
Email: head@coatesway.herts.sch.uk
Website: www.coatesway.herts.sch.uk
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