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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    15 July 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    24 June 2024

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Part time, term time: 34.5 Hour per week Working Pattern: 8:30am – 4:00pm Monday to Friday (plus 2 paid staff meetings per week) Term-Time: Only (with INSET DAYS) Contract: Permanent

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Actual salary

£20,743 to £25,042 Per year

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • 34.5 Hour per week
  • Working Pattern: 8:30am – 4:00pm Monday to Friday (plus 2 paid staff meetings per week)
  • Term-Time: Only (with INSET DAYS)
  • Contract: Permanent

Calling All Enthusiastic Early Years Practitioners! Are you passionate about shaping the world of little explorers? Coley Primary School is on the lookout for a vibrant Level Two Early Years Practitioner to sprinkle magic on our Nursery starting this September!

Your Mission:

  • Bring the EYFS Curriculum to Life: Weave the wonders of the world into play and real-life experiences.
  • Create an Enchanting Environment: Our large, well-equipped playground is your canvas for outdoor adventures!
  • Champion Inclusion: Ensure every child feels included, secure, and valued in our diverse and dynamic nursery.

What You’ll Need:

  • EYFS Superpowers: A solid understanding of the EYFS curriculum and practices.
  • Qualifications: NVQ Level 3 in Childcare and Education or equivalent.
  • Experience: A proven track record of working with young children.
  • Sparkling Interpersonal Skills: Build wonderful relationships with children, parents, and your team.
  • Passion for Exploration: Inspire curiosity and a love for learning in every child.

Your Magical Role:

  • Cultivate Connections: Build and nurture meaningful relationships with children, their families, and your team.
  • Ignite Learning :Design and deliver engaging, playful learning activities.
  • Capture Moments: Document and share the developmental milestones of your key children with their families.
  • Grow and Glow: Continuously learn and shine through training and development within our fabulous team of education professionals.

If you’re ready to make nursery a place where every child’s eyes light up with wonder, we want to meet you!

Apply now and start your adventure into early childhood education at Coley Primary School!

Visits to our website are warmly encouraged, come take a look at all the brilliant things we are doing in school and explore our pages to get to know us a little better.

Visits to our lovely School/Nursery are also welcomed and encouraged. Make an appointment to come and see us today.

What the school offers its staff

To find out more please visit our website https://www.coleyprimary.reading.sch.uk/job-opportunities/

Please return your completed applications to Miss Goldring, our School Business Manager (ideally via email) bursar@coleyprimary.reading.sch.uk.

Closing date: Monday Monday 15th July 2024

Interview Date/s: Friday 19th July 2024

Please do not send a CV as, for the purposes of Equal Opportunities, we can only accept Reading Borough Council application forms.

This School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

An Enhanced DBS check will be sought from all successful candidates.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Coley Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
254 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11

Coley Primary is a friendly, multicultural, one form entry town center school in Reading.

Arranging a visit to Coley Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email bursar@coleyprimary.reading.sch.uk.

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