West Heath Nursery School



Senior Nursery Officer 

Grade 3, 36.5 hours per week, Term Time only, Permanent

The Head Teacher and Governors wish to appoint a Senior Nursery Officer to start as soon as possible.


We are a happy and successful Nursery School with a friendly and committed staff team. 

We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic early years practitioner with a passion for Early Years and a knowledge of the EYFS Statutory Framework, Development Matters and Birth to Five Matters, who will thrive in an environment committed to a child-centred approach, offering high quality care and education.

You will be leading a small team working with 2-year-old children and must be able to demonstrate commitment, experience and knowledge of working with 2-year-old children and the Early Years Foundation Stage.


The successful applicant must:

·       be qualified to NVQ Level 3 or equivalent

·       have good communication and interpersonal skills

·       be committed to SEND inclusive practice

·       be able to provide a positive learning environment that stimulates creativity, curiosity, investigation, reasoning and problem-solving

·       have an understanding of the importance of working in partnership with parents


We can offer:

·         an opportunity to work in an established Unicef Rights Respecting School.

·         a forward thinking and ambitious school.

·         a positive and well-resourced indoor and outdoor learning environment

·         n collaborative and supportive school community

·         a commitment to professional development

·         a Governing Board dedicated to supporting sustained improvement in raising standards



Visits to the school are welcomed on Monday 10th June and Wednesday 12th June 2024 at 3.30 pm. 

Please phone the school office to make an appointment (0121 475 2672) or email recruitment@wesththn.bham.sch.uk


Please download an Application Form, Job Description and Specification 

and see our Policies page to download the Safeguarding Policy and all other Policies. 


Please ensure that all relevant information in support of your appliation relates to the Job Specification.


Closing date: 14th June 2024 


Please return application forms to:  recruitment@wesththn.bham.sch.uk


Interviews will be held during w/b 24th June 2024


This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and to share this commitment.

The successful candidate will be subject to necessary pre-employment checks, including: an enhanced DBS; Childcare Disqualification (where applicable); qualifications (where applicable); medical fitness; identity and right to work. 

All applicants will be required to provide two suitable references.