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Nursery Nurse

Job description

Teaching Assistant wanted in Penzance to work alongside a teacher in providing an excellent level of encouragement for the new intake of young minds.


  1. Assist small groups of children with activities inside and outside of the classroom.
  2. Work closely 1:1 with children with additional needs.
  3. Supporting children in their activities that help with educational and personal development. 
  4. Working alongside the Teacher to help the children at lunch time as well as learning time.


  1. GCSE in Maths and English at grade C/4 or above
  2. A level 2 childcare related qualification
  3. At least 3 months previous experience Nursery Assistant
  4. Experience working with children in a relevant environment such as;
  • Sports Coach
  • Youth Worker
  • Lunchtime Assistant


  1. Enthusiasm
  2. Passion for early child development
  3. Creativity
  4. Encouraging attitude

Benefits to applying with Teaching Personnel:

  1. Your own consultant that will assist you throughout and help you get your dream job
  2. Good Pay-rates on a weekly basis
  3. Your own diary that you control to determine how much you work, when and where
  4. CPD Training at a discounted rate
  5. Free Safeguarding and Prevent training
  6. Cash bonuses when you refer a friend

Teaching Personnel take pride in their safeguarding commitment and will require references from you two most recent educational work or placement as well as full DBS check before you start.

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All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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