Current Staff Vacancies

Please see the individual recruitment packs for more information and how to apply.

Please direct any queries to

John Keats Admin Assistant

John Keats Primary School are looking to recruit an Admin Assistant to support with the day to day running of a busy school office. Amongst other admin roles, the successful applicant will be required to assist with orders and school deliveries, support the collection, storage and retrieval of pupil information, parent communication and supporting as required with attendance. Previous experience of SIMS would be beneficial although not essential.

Hours: 28 hours per week, 38 weeks a year

Salary: S4 Inner London

Closing date: Midday on 12 March 2024

Interviews: from 18 March 2024

Admin Assistant Recruitment pack John Keats-Feb-2024.pdfApplication-Form-Support-Staff.docx

 

Part-Time & Casual Teachers

Are you looking for a change and a better work/life balance?

We welcome informal applications from experienced teachers who are looking for more flexible working hours and would be interested in a job share.  When submitting your application, please state your preferred location and desired work pattern.
Additionally, we are looking for experienced teachers who would be interested in supply/casual work at schools across the Trust.  Please state on your application that you would be interested in supply.

NEST Teacher Application Form

Class Teacher - Joydens Wood Junior School

Joydens Wood Junior School are looking for a class teacher to provide the educational, spiritual, moral, social and cultural development for each individual child in their class and to support the overall development of the school.

Joydens Wood Junior School is a 3 form entry school with approximately 300 pupils on roll in Years 3 to 6 and are located in a semi-rural setting on the outskirts of London.

We have classroom laptops and smart screens in all classes. The large playing field and our generous outside space allows our children to thrive with our various sports teams being successful in many local competitions. Combined with Forest School, arts opportunities, performances and school residential trips our school offers the chance for every child to unlock their potential.

We believe in an Experience Curriculum and Values based education which nourishes and enables children to flourish, making a difference to the world through who and how they are. Our pupils are happy, safe and well-motivated, showing respect for themselves and others. They are proud of the high standards they reach and of how hard they work at school.

Salary - Main payscale (Kent Fringe)

Closing date - 12 noon on 19 February 2024

NEST Recruitment pack Class-teacher Joydens Juniors.pdfNEST Teacher Application Form.docx

Teaching Assistants with Named Child - Bickley Primary School

Bickley Primary School is looking to recruit a Teaching Assistant to support a pupil in Reception with complex physical needs. This is an exciting and rewarding opportunity to enable this pupil to access the primary curriculum and work alongside her peers in a happy and successful school. 

Your role will be to work with the class teacher on the EHCP goals. Prior specialist experience is not essential as long as you have a positive 'can do' attitude with a willingness to learn. You will need to work well as part of a team, have good communication skills and most of all, enjoy working with children. 

At Bickley we strive to enable our pupils and adults to have a thirst for learning and leave with the skills and knowledge needed to continue to the next stage of life successfully and happily. Behind that is the belief that we are all different, we are all equal and we will all achieve and that we all need to invest in lifelong learning if we are to be successful and fulfilled.

We are working to become a ‘Thinking School’ where children have a good understanding of the process of learning and have the intrinsic motivation needed to become resilient and independent learners.

The School’s motto: All Different, All Equal, All Achieve.

Hours: 36 hours a week, 38 weeks per year (plus INSET days)

Salary range: S3-S4 (Outer London)  

Closing date: 12 midday on 19 February 2024

TA with named child recruitment pack Bickley Feb-24.pdfNEST Application Form Support Staff.docx

NEST Finance Lead

Nexus Education Schools Trust are looking for a Finance Lead to join the Trust’s Central Services Finance Team.

The role will involve providing financial support to the Central Team and partner schools, whilst ensuring that Trust financial processes and procedures are followed. The role will be line managed and supported by the Head of Hub Finance.

As this role involves providing support to partner schools as well as to the Central Team, the successful candidate may be required to travel to different school locations so access to their own vehicle is essential.

Salary: S9 range (outer London)

Closing date: Midday on 19 February 2024

Finance Lead recruitment pack-Jan-2024.pdfNEST Application Form Support Staff.docx

NEST - Finance Assistant Recruitment Pack

Nexus Education Schools Trust are looking for a Finance Assistant to join the Trust’s Central Services Finance Team. NEST would support training/qualification opportunities for the successful candidate.

The role will involve providing financial support to the Central Team and partner schools, whilst ensuring that Trust financial processes and procedures are followed. The role will be line managed and supported by the Head of Hub Finance.

As this role involves providing support to partner schools as well as to the Central Team, the successful candidate may be required to travel to different school locations so access to their own vehicle would is essential.

Scale: S4-S5 range (outer London)

Closing date: Midday on 21 February 2024

Finance Assistant recruitment pack-Feb-2024.pdfNEST Application Form Support Staff.docx

Class Teachers - Nexus Education Schools Trust

Are you passionate about teaching?

Why not join the NEST group of schools!

Nexus Education Schools Trust are recruiting teachers for April and September 2024.  Applications are welcomed from ECTs and experienced teachers.  As a newly qualified teacher, we can consider a start in Summer 2. 

We also welcome applications from experienced teachers who are passionate about teaching and learning.  The role is an exciting opportunity for a candidate who can demonstrate a strong track record of highly effective teaching and outstanding pupil progress. 

Please ensure you state your preference for Borough on the application form.  Full and part-time applications considered.

Start date: April or September 2024

Closing date: Midday on Monday 19 February 2024

Salary: Main scale

We reserve the right to interview suitable candidates prior to the closing date.

NEST Recruitment pack Class teacher - Jan-2024.pdf

NEST Teacher Application Form.docx

NEST Nurseries Practitioner

NEST Nurseries welcome applications for bank/casual supply staff to join our Nursery, situated in the beautiful grounds of Pickhurst Infant Academy in West Wickham, Kent. Based at our first nursery there will be future opportunities to move to new NEST nurseries within the group As a Nursery Practitioner working with us, you will play a key role in supporting the development of children in all areas of the learning. You can expect a supportive team with a competitive salary, excellent training and development as well as a caring and passionate place to work. You will work under the direction and management of a Nursery Teacher and within a team of other childcare professionals.

Salary: S3 (£13.77-£13.98 per hour) 

Hours: 

Bank staff who may be available at short notice to cover a morning or afternoon shift (7.45am – 1pm or 1 - 6pm)

Please mark on the application form if you wish to be considered as casual staff.

Start date: As soon as possible

Suitable candidates will be interviewed on a rolling basis

NEST-Nurseries-recruitment-pack-Nov-2023-NURSERY-PRACTIONEER.pdf

NEST Nursery Staff Application Form.docx

Breakfast Club Assistant - Worsley Bridge Primary School

Worsley Bridge Primary School are recruiting a Breakfast Club Assistant to assist the Breakfast Club Leader in supervising children attending Breakfast Club, providing appropriate activities, encouraging co-operation, securing their safety, monitoring well-being and ensuring good behaviour.

Hours: Part-time, 6.25 hours a week (Monday - Friday 7.30 - 8.45am) term time only, 38 weeks per year

Salary: S3 (£25,854 - £26,238 FTE) pro rata to hours/weeks worked

Closing date: 31 January 2024

Breakfast Club Assistant-Worsley-Bridge-Jan-2024.pdfSupport Staff Application Form-NEST-June-2023.docx

 

Lunchtime Leader - Pickhurst Infant Academy

Pickhurst Infant Academy are recruiting casual Lunchtime Leaders to join their team to ensure that children  have a safe and enjoyable lunchtime experience in both the dining room and the playground. The successful candidates should have a calm and positive manner with children, be enthusiastic and have a willingness to work flexibly as part of a team. Previous experience is desirable although not essential.

This is for a 0 hours - casual contract for supply cover

Salary range: S3 (£25,854-£26,238 FTE) pro rata to actual hours worked

Closing date: 29 January 2024 

Lunchtime Leader Recruitment pack - Pickhurst-Infants-Jan-2024.pdfNEST Application Form Support Staff.docx

 

Teaching Assistant - Pickhurst Infant Academy

Pickhurst Infant Academy are recruiting a Teaching Assistant to provide for the educational, spiritual, moral, social and cultural development for each individual child in their class and to support the overall development of the school. You will need to be caring, hardworking, willing to undergo training and most of all, enjoy working with children.

Pickhurst Infant Academy is a 4-form entry infant school in West Wickham surrounded by extensive grounds. Pickhurst Infants is a Centre of Excellence in Early Years Education, a truly inclusive school where within a nurturing environment each child’s ability is recognised, valued and developed. All children at Pickhurst Infants automatically gain a place at Pickhurst Junior Academy.

The school recently maintained their “Outstanding” grading by Ofsted

Salary: Commensurate with experience S3-S4 (£25,854-£26,634 FTE) Outer London

Closing Date: Midday on 19 February 2024

Interviews: From 21 February 2024

TA Recruitment pack Pickhurst Infants - Jan 24.pdfNEST Application Form Support Staff.docx