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  • Closing date

    14 June 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    3 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teacher

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Working pattern

Full time

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Full-time equivalent salary

£23,791.00 Annually (Actual)

Early Years Practitioner (Nursery Room Leader) job summary

Fairfield Park Lower School is an outstanding school. Located in central Bedfordshire on the Hertfordshire border. We provide childrenwith a rich and exciting education which is relevant to them and which develops their skills and abilities.

All children are treated as individuals. We put the children at the heart of everything we do. The environment that we provide is nurturing and caring. We ensure there are no barriers to learning.

We believechildren need to be nurtured and developed as individuals to enable them to become lifelong learners andgood citizens. We are a highly successful values based school built on the partnership between pupils, parents/carers, staff, governors and thelocal community, due to our shared vision of high expectations. We, as a school, pride ourselves in ensuring thatwe achieve quality in all that we do.

Our purpose is to work together to create a positive learning environmentin which all pupils can realise their full potential. We encourage and support all our pupils and in return weexpect high standards of work, conduct and appearance. The school is a fantastic learning environment that we continually improveand enhance.

Nursery Provision

Fairfield Park Lower School offers a school run Nursery for 3 and 4 year olds at both the Dickens Boulevard site and Ruskin drive site. Our Nursery classes are warm, friendly, inviting places for parents and carers too, where we work together in partnership. Each class has a room leader who works as part of a dedicated team of well qualified practitioners who are also paediatric first aid trained. The team work together across both sites to ensure that children have the best start to their educational journey from an early age. A dedicated Assistant Head for Early Years works with all staff to monitor standards, deliver training, oversee outstanding quality of teaching and learning as well as delivering a bespoke curriculum that enhances each child’s character.

We aim:
to ensure children are caring, kind and respectful to those around them following our school values

to give children opportunities to be curious, make good progress and enjoy their learning and make it memorable

to take into account what children already know and can do in order to build our curriculum

to ensure children’s play is valued and used to teach many aspects of the curriculum

to engage parents in their child’s education and work in dual partnership to ensure a positive experience

to encourage each child has good dispositions and attitudes to learning so they are ready for the next step in their education journey into main school (Reception year)

May I take this opportunity to invite you to tour the school (call 01462 830000 to arrange) and to thank all applicants for their interest in this post and in Fairfield Park Lower School we look forward to receiving your application.

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 Fairfield Park Lower School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 9
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
489 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 9

School location

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