• Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    6 May 2021 at 12:00 pm

  • Date listed

    26 April 2021

Job details

Job role
Early years
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type

Job summary

Greenacres Primary School are looking to appoint an Early Years Foundation Stage Leader to join their team.
This is a unique opportunity for a current EYFS practitioner to play a key role as part of the Senior Leadership Team supporting Greenacres Primary School and Nursery through a period of exciting development and change. We are looking for someone who can lead with enthusiasm, drive and passion for Early Years provision, whilst maintaining high expectations and drive for improvement.

We are looking for someone:

who has proven teaching and learning skills in an EYFS setting;
who can provide professional leadership and management which ensures the effective day-to-day organisation of
curriculum and assessment and be the lead in ensuring a high quality of education for all pupils and continually
improving standards of teaching and learning in the EYFS;
who can work in partnership with the Headteacher, Deputy Headteacher and other stakeholders to create a clear
vision and direction for the school;
who will provide excellent models of EYFS classroom practice;
who has experience supporting or working alongside colleagues to manage behaviour and develop inclusive classroom practice;
who has experience of recording and/or responding to Child Protection and Safeguarding issues; who shows a willingness to demonstrate Trust and School values.

We can offer a range of Professional Development opportunities, leadership coaching and support to ensure the successful candidate is qualified and equipped to carry out the role confidently.

Employee benefits


Supporting documents

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

School overview

School type
Education phase
School size
164 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report
Contact phone number

About Greenacres Primary School

We are a community primary school and nursery in the heart of Shrewsbury surrounded by forests and fields. We value the outdoors as an equally important learning environment as a classroom and believe that children learn through play, exploration and talk. Our children are encouraged to be free thinkers and owners of their learning. We have an open door policy within the community and value the relationships we have with our families.

Arranging a visit to Greenacres Primary School

If you would like an informal chat, any further information, or to arrange a visit to the school, please contact Suzi Bray, Headteacher on 01743 464570 or email: admin@greenacres.shropshire.sch.uk

School location

Rutland, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY1 3QG

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