6 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    22 April 2021 at 9:00 am

  • Date listed

    2 April 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher, Leadership
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
L1 - L5 (currently £42,195 - £46,566 per annum)

Job summary

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

Applying for the job

To apply for this position please download the application form and supporting documentation and send completed applications to whiteleya@watergrovetrust.co.uk by 9am on Monday 26 April 2021.

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.

For further information regarding the Watergrove Trust, please do take a look at our website:

More on how to apply

Supporting documents

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

Trust overview

Trust type
Multi-academy trust
Contact phone number
01706 399232

About Watergrove Trust

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.

In the 1930s Rochdale’s need for clean, fresh water was met by the provision of the Watergrove Reservoir. Nearly a century later, the Watergrove Trust has been formed to provide schooling of the highest quality for the region.


Head office location

Birch Road, Rochdale, OL12 9QN

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