Deadline is tomorrow

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    12 May 2021 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    23 February 2021

Job details

Job role
Early years
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Leadership Pay Scale Point 6 - 10 [£48,900 - £53,886]

Job summary

This is an exciting opportunity to build upon our already good provision in our journey to outstanding, as our current early years’ leader relocates after 5 years in post. The experienced and successful candidate will be an accomplished teacher and outstanding leader who will apply their wealth of knowledge and expertise to create an environment of the highest standard which stimulates pupils’ interests, progress and development.

We would like to meet leaders with excellent subject knowledge and understanding of the early years’ curriculum, committed to ensuring that all pupils, regardless of ability, have the opportunity to make excellent progress.

We welcome applications from committed and ambitious leaders seeking opportunities in an environment with a very active CPD programme and opportunities for career advancement. If you have a passion for learning in the early years we would love to hear from you.

If you would like further information, to arrange a visit or to request an application pack, we would love to hear from you. Please either telephone Jo Allison on 01375 488 420, or send an email to: or visit our website at

Closing date for applications: 12th May at midday.

Interviews will be held week commencing: W/c 17th May 2021

Benefits for teachers working within the GLC:

- Laptop

- £2,500 Golden Hello for successful candidates (teachers paid on Main Scale to UPS 3 only) applying directly to the GLC, only after qualifying period of six months.

- Staff Wellbeing Programme

- Two week October Half Term

- My Day (1 additional day off in the academic year)

- Long Service Policy which rewards 5 10 15 20 25 and 30 years' service

The Gateway Learning Community is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff, volunteers and visitors to share this commitment. Following safer recruitment procedures the appointment will be subject to satisfactory references, medical clearance and enhanced DBS disclosure.

Applying for the job

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Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Education phase
School size
484 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report
Contact email
Contact phone number
01375 488 420

About Tilbury Pioneer Academy

The Gateway Learning Community [GLC] is a partnership between one secondary and four primary schools located within Tilbury Chadwell in the borough of Thurrock to east London. We are looking recruit an outstanding, determined creative Assistant Head School with responsibility for Nursery Reception at Pioneer Academy.

School location

Dickens Avenue, Tilbury, Essex, RM18 8HJ

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