Casual Nursery Assistant

Closes 02.10.2023

Salary Regional level 3 post on the GDST scale

Location Royal High Prep School Bath
Contract term
Hours 0 Hour/ Casual
Contact name Alice Pitt
Contact email

The role:

We are seeking to appoint a casual Nursery Assistant, to work at our Prep School Site. The successful applicant for the post will work on a rota basis supervising activities and ensure the welfare of the girls in the nursery.

The Department:

The Prep School follows the Foundation Stage Curriculum through a creative approach. Most girls in the Prep achieve well above national averages. In addition to the academic side of life, there is a rich programme of Music, Art, PE and Drama. Our Nursery girls benefit from specialist lessons during term time. We want our girls to achieve their potential in every domain and above all, we want happy and confident girls!

The facilities offer first class opportunities to challenge and stimulate the girls in their learning. Cranwell House houses Nursery to Year 4, the library, individual music rooms and the Discovery room, where Art, STEM and Food technology lessons take place. The Hope building houses Year 5 & 6, as well as the music room, dance studio and dining hall. All girls throughout the school like using their spacious, well-equipped classrooms and they enjoy the beautiful grounds.

About the School:

Royal High School Bath is a day and boarding school with a reputation for providing a pioneering education for girls. We offer a highly rewarding place to work as part of the national network of GDST schools dedicated to leadership in girls’ education. We have excellent facilities and resources and a warm, friendly and supportive working environment.

Join us to develop your career in a creative and innovative environment with a generous salary and benefits package. Be part of the national network of GDST schools dedicated to leadership in girls’ education.


As part of the GDST, the UK's leading network of independent girls' schools, we can offer a variety of benefits, such as:

  • Free hot lunch during term time and evening meal if you are a Boarding Tutor or support evening events.
  • Free Gym Membership
  • Free hot beverages all year round
  • 30 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Competitive salaries and pay progression
  • A discount of up to 50% on fees for children at GDST schools
  • Access to extensive professional development opportunities
  • Opportunities to be part of the wider school community; Sustainability Team, Well- Being Angels, Boarding Tutors as examples.
  • Training grants for qualifications
  • Generous pension schemes
  • Free life assurance benefit
  • Interest free loans for training, computer purchase loans and travel season ticket loans
  • A Cycle to Work scheme
  • Onsite parking
  • Access to our free Employee Assistance programme
  • Competitive terms and conditions of employment

To apply, please complete an application form online. If you have any questions please contact the HR department,

Applications must be received by Monday 2 October 2023- 23:45

Interviews will take place w/c 9 October 2023

Please note prior to interview we will complete an online search and contact your references.

Royal High School Bath and the GDST are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Registered Charity No. 306983

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