Events & Key Dates

2019-20 Term Dates

Autumn Term

Start Date – Tuesday 3rd September

Half Term – Monday 21st – Friday 25th October

Finish Date – Friday 20th December

Christmas Fundraiser - Friday 13th December

Inset day: Monday 2nd September 


Spring Term

Start Date – Monday 6th January

Half Term – Monday 17th – Friday 21st February

Finish Date – Friday 3rd April


Summer Term

Start Date – Monday 20th April

May Bank Holiday - Monday 4th May

Half Term – Monday 25th Friday 29th May

Finish Date – Friday 17th July

Sports Day: Friday 26th June

Summer Fair: Friday 17th July

Inset days: Friday 3rd July

                     Monday 20th July

Inset days

The Nursery has 5 inset days in a year.

These are days when the staff attend training and therefore the children are not able to attend the setting.

2 more inset days to be confirmed later

Current news: job opportunity


Part-time Early Years Practitioner 

As part of our team, you will act as key person for a small group of children.  You must have a good knowledge of the EYFS curriculum to support children to make good progress. You will work as a team member and in partnership with families and other professionals in meeting the needs of the children who attend our setting.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and reliable individual with good communication skills.

St Augustine’s Nursery is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment; all posts are subject to a satisfactory DBS check and references covering the past 3 years.



  • 14.5 hrs a week over 3 days, term time (9.00 am to 1.30 pm +1h planning meeting)

  • hourly starting rate of £8.75

  • opportunities for self-development

  • negotiable starting date

  • renewable yearly contract


Closing date: Sunday 19 April 2020

Practical assessment/ interview: End of April 2020

To apply please send your CV and a covering letter to our Manager, Veronique Morceau:

Download the application pack here:

Job description

Person specification

Equal opportunity monitoring form

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