Nursery Teaching Assistant


The Opportunity

Set in 90 acres of Suffolk parkland, Old Buckenham Hall is one of the country’s oldest and most beautiful preparatory schools. Since 1862, it has provided children with a rigorous curriculum and unparalleled co-curricular opportunities, all underpinned by an outstanding system of pastoral care. A co-educational school for children aged 2 to 13, OBH serves a boarding and day community that go on attend some of the most aspirational senior schools in the UK, many having achieved scholarships. Regular destinations include Eton, Radley, Benenden, Oundle, Uppingham and Rugby, as well schools in East Anglia.

OBH is looking to appoint a part-time and fixed term Nursery Teaching Assistant.

Reporting to:                     Head of Pre-Prep and Early Years

Required for:                     April 2024

Closing Date:                     Tuesday 19th March 2024


To apply, please send a covering letter addressed to the Headmaster, application form and equal opportunities form (optional), to [email protected] by no later than midday Tuesday 19th March.


Old Buckenham Hall is committed to safeguarding children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post including checks with any past employer and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Equality Statement

Employees and prospective employees will not be unfairly discriminated against on grounds of disability, gender, race, colour, ethnic origin, religion, belief, culture, nationality, national origin, age, sexual orientation and trade union membership or non-membership. This list is not exhaustive and there are other forms of discrimination that will not be tolerated.


Nursery Teaching Assistant  – Job Description

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