Nurture assistant

Bloxham C of E Primary School: ‘Inspiring Young Minds’

Are you looking for an exciting opportunity working as part of our well-respected nurture team?

We are looking for someone who…

  • Has a real empathy for children’s emotional well-being
  • Has proven skills in managing children’s behaviour
  • Can work successfully as part of a team

And finally: Is committed to improving the lives of children

We are a thriving and popular Church of England Primary School located in north Oxfordshire. With 427 children on the register, we are committed to ‘Inspiring Young Minds’ through excellence in teaching and a varied, stimulating curriculum. Our recent OFSTED report (March  2017) described our school as good. Our SIAMS inspection (also March 2017) described us as outstanding.

We offer:

  • an inclusive, nurturing ethos which gives everyone access to successful learning
  • a supportive and positive school community
  • extremely well-behaved, enthusiastic children
  • excellent facilities
  • a commitment to further professional development

Which enables us to provide an outstanding professional opportunity.

This post is for 15 hours a week – 3 hours a day. There is some flexibility in the exact timing but must be over lunchtime.  Term time only.  Grade 4 point 5 – £9.74 hour

Safer Recruitment

Oxfordshire Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post involves the type of work with children and young people that requires applicants to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check. The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post. All users are considered confidentially and according to the nature of the role and information disclosed.

Visits to school (by prior appointment) are welcomed. Please contact the school on 01295 720224 or  Please send completed application forms to the school office.

Closing date: 5 December 2019.

Interview date: tbc

Start date of post: 7January 2020