Lowther Endowed School
& Little VIPs Day Care

Achieving, Caring, Enjoying

Current Staff Vacancies

Vacancy starting: 1st August 2024:

Childcare Practitioner required - full time

(37 hours a week, 52 weeks per year)


Due to a staff member heading off to a sunnier place for a new job, the Governing Board at Lowther Endowed School are looking for someone special to join our fabulous team of staff at Little VIPs Daycare:


The successful candidates will:

  • Be passionate about working with children
  • Be inspirational, motivational and innovative in their approach.
  • Have the skills to positively promote the progress and well-being of every child.
  • Ensure that children are safe and secure in their nursery environment with an emphasis on their safeguarding needs.
  • Hold high expectations of children’s achievements and behaviour, with an understanding of the whole child.
  • Have a high level of commitment to their own professional development.
  • Be dedicated to teamwork, effective communication and wellbeing.
  • Have a sound knowledge

In return we offer:

  • An environment that ensures safeguarding for all is a top priority
  • A welcoming, inclusive and happy place to work, where staff wellbeing is considered at all times
  • A high level of support from an active and experienced governing body and head and hardworking and vibrant staff


Please see job description. and personal specification.


The Application form is in the link below and a covering letter should be sent with the form, detailing suitability for the role and some information about why you are the right person for our fabulous Nursery to:


Closing date: 17 July 2024

Short-listing on 18 July 2024

Interviews will be held the week beginning 29 July, date to be confirmed


Lowther Endowed School and Little VIPs Nursery is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all its children and staff. The offer of a contract will be subject to a DBS check and excellent professional references.


Please telephone school on 01931 712344 or email for any further information required and to arrange a visit.