NURSERY TEACHER: Would you like to work in an inspirational and successful nursery school? If so, then Hillview Nursery School is for you. 


Job Title: Nursery Teacher (QTS)

Salary:  MPS-UPS 

Full time role

Start date: ASAP


Closing date: 17th May 2019

The role of the Teacher at Hillview is to ensure that all children receive high quality care and education. The school nursery has capacity for 90 children ranging in the ages of 2, 3 and 4 year olds. There is an additional ARM unit of 12 children with complex needs.

General responsibilities include:

Leading a room, with the support of 4 early years educators and up to 6 one to one staff.
To be fully involved with all aspects of the teaching and learning of the school nursery
To plan, organise and implement the Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum alongside the multi-skilled team within and beyond the setting
To lead the education team in the planning process as necessary, including baseline assessment and ongoing observation, assessment and recording of children’s progress and development
To work with and plan for children with a range of abilities and needs in this diverse community jointly with the SEN team
To develop true partnership with parents/carers in caring for and educating their children
To assess and record children’s learning as key worker to assigned children
To maintain a quality environment in which the children are encouraged to access their own learning
To work with the ethos that children lead their own learning as educators scaffold and extend their learning in a rich, stimulating environment
To commit to continuous professional development and be open to innovate and challenge orthodoxies in the best interests of children and their families.


In return Hillview can offer:

Full support from the Head teacher and Governing Body

An environment where everyone is committed to the continuous improvement of the school

Training and professional development opportunities 

Visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged prior to application. 

Please contact for an informal chat about the role and an application form.

Click here for Job Description and Person Specification.

Closing date is Friday 17th May 2019 12 Noon
Interview date is Monday 20th May 2019 (time to be agreed)


Hillview Nursery School is committed to safeguarding children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The school follows safe recruitment practices to protect children.  Successful applicants will be required to apply for an enhanced DBS.