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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    20 March 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    27 February 2023

Job details

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Key stage

Early years

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

M3-6 Depending on experience

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for a passionate, experienced Early Years classroom teacher with an

interest in eventually taking on the role of EYFS Lead. You will demonstrate an understanding of how young

children learn and have a good understanding of early learning frameworks and developmental milestones. You

will be committed to developing a language rich and stimulating environment for all, both inside and outside the


You will have a very good understanding of SEN; at Juniper, we have a PD (Physical Disabilities) ARP and are

passionate about supporting our disadvantaged and SEN pupils. We value diversity and you will be expected to

support our SMSC & D provision.

You will be keen to learn and open minded to try new ideas. At Juniper we use the Read Write Inc approach to

teach phonics, reading and early writing. From Year 1 we use the ‘I’m a Clever Writer’ approach to teach English.

We also use Kagan Structures in our classrooms to create learning environments that are rich in cooperation and


Finally, at Juniper, we put relationships at the heart of all we do. You will need to be warm, caring and supportive

of everyone in our community

What the school offers its staff

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a successful school that provides exciting learning opportunities for all of our children.

Juniper is a great place to work. The staff are kind, caring and supportive of each other. The children are delightful, they work hard and enjoy coming to school.

The school has an active Governing Body and interested, supportive families.

Further details about the role

This role would be perfect if you have taught EYFS before and are ready for a new challenge in a different school. There would be no requirement to lead a curriculum subject initially in September, however you would be required to lead a subject after you have settled into the school. Please see the attached Candidates Pack for a more detailed job description.

If you would like any more information, or want to arrange a visit or have an informal conversation with our Headteacher or EYFS Lead, please contact our school business manager, Luisa Davis, on sbm@juniper.school

To apply for this role, please complete the Buckinghamshire application form and submit it along with a personal statement explaining why you are the right candidate for this role. Applications should be sent to Luisa Davis on sbm@juniper.schoolOur motto, vision and values are embedded in all we do. It is important that you share Juniper’s vision and values and subscribe to the Juniper Way.

Commitment to safeguarding

Juniper Hill School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of
children and young people. The school expects all staff to share that commitment. Successful candidates will be
subject to enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references. Online searches will be carried out as part of our diligence checks on shortlisted candidates prior to interview.

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About Juniper Hill School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
418 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Email address
Phone number

Juniper Hill is a happy, thriving, 2 form entry Primary School set in the village of Flackwell
Heath, Buckinghamshire. The school has an ARP (Additional Resource Provision) for children with Physical
Disabilities and prides itself on being kind, caring and nurturing.
We live our vision of empowering everyone in our community to have the courage to make a difference in the
world and we strive for academic excellence. Our goal is for each pupil to thrive during their years with us and
develop into confident, creative, independent learners who are ready for secondary education.
The school has an enthusiastic, committed, experienced staff who work hard to create an exciting learning
environment for the children along with an active Governing Body and interested, supportive families.

Arranging a visit to Juniper Hill School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email sbm@juniper.school.

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