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  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    19 January 2022 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    5 January 2022

Job details

Job role
Key stage
Early years
Working pattern
Term time
32.5 - flexibility to work hours to meet the needs of the role
Contract type
£42,195 - £46,566 per annum

Job summary

The Watergrove Trust is a thriving multi-academy trust of four primary and two secondary schools in Rochdale, providing an educational experience of the highest quality for the communities we serve.

We are looking for someone who already has experience of leadership or is well prepared to take on their first leadership role and can lead our Nursery and Reception provision ably; engaging with colleagues, building relationships and developing existing practice. They will ensure that throughout EYFS there are well planned, resourced and delivered lessons tailored to the needs of both the individual child and specific groups of learners.

The successful applicant will articulate a clear vision of success to children and adults and will develop our early years provision to build stronger foundations. The EYFS Leader will play a key role in supporting the Headteacher and leading on the next stages of development across the Trust Primary Schools.

We are looking to appoint someone who is:

An excellent practitioner and professional role model
An inspirational leader with the vision and confidence to motivate others
An excellent and creative classroom practitioner who models outstanding practice
Enthusiastic team player with a can do attitude
Effective in communication and inspires trust
Passionate about children’s learning and welfare; putting them first in everything they do

To apply for this position please download the application form and supporting documentation and send completed applications to by 9am on Wednesday 19 January 2022.

Interviews to take place w/c 24 January 2022

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

Appointment to this post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring and background checks and usual satisfactory pre-employment clearances.

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Supporting documents

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School overview

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
School size
Up to 300 pupils
Age range
3 to 11
Contact phone number

About Moorhouse Academy

"We are a learning community that cares for all our children and their families.

We constantly strive to be the best learners and best teachers we can be in order to make positive contributions to our local and global community.

We learn to live healthily and happily and love to learn in a fun and caring environment to secure successful futures for all."

School location

Crossley Street, Rochdale, Lancashire, OL16 4DR

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