Job Description

We are a highly successful independent day school for girls aged 3-16 years and boys aged 3-4 years, a member of the Girls’ Schools Association, the Independent Association of Prep Schools, the Independent Schools Association and the prestigious Round Square organisation. We are looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated Nursery Practitioner to join our very successful Kindergarten, covering for maternity leave from February 2022.

St Mary’s offers full day care for children aged from rising 3 to 5 years of age, between the hours of 7.30am – 6.00pm, Monday-Friday.

The successful candidate will have a combination of relevant skills and expertise, along with the ability to develop effective relationships with colleagues, children and parents. St Mary’s is proud of its excellent customer service and expects all staff to maintain its high standards as well as participating in the life of the school.

For further details, see below the job description and person specification. Alternatively you can email or telephone the Principal’s PA on 01206 572544.

To apply, please download and complete the Application form at the bottom of the Vacancies page, and return it to the school as a scan by email, or by post For the Attention of the Principal, St Mary’s School, 91 Lexden Road, Colchester, Essex CO3 3RB.