EYFS Reception Teacher Sandal Primary School, Shipley, West Yorkshire

Job description

We are seeking to appoint an innovative, passionate and well-qualified EYFS Teacher to join us in Reception. This is a unique opportunity for a talented and ambitious professional to join our team. We are looking for an inspirational teacher with the ability to encourage our nurturing learning environment.
Term time, Part-time, 2.5 days per week
Fixed term until August 2020 (to be reviewed, with a possibility of change to a long term permanent position)
The successful candidates will:
• Have a proven record of excellent classroom practice
• Have high expectations of children’s achievement and behaviour
• Be dedicated to school improvement
Sandal Primary School and Nursery is a school dedicated to providing the best to all its children and staff. Situated on the edge of Baildon Moor, the grounds, building and surrounding area offer great opportunities for creative and outdoor learning.

Essential educational requirements

Honours degree or equivalent in relevant subject

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Proven EYFS teaching experience/teaching practice
An understanding & demonstration of barriers to learning & how those may be overcome
Experience of managing pupil performance & intervention strategies to raise performance
Experience of safeguarding & additional educational needs
Knowledge & understanding of the EYFS framework & assessment framework
Ability to communicate effectively with a range of internal & external stakeholders
Excellent literacy, numeracy and IT skills
Excellent & enthusiastic classroom teaching & effective monitoring of pupils’ progress
Evidence of good planning & organisational skills
Ability to translate policy into practice & an understanding of the implications of the EYFS framework
Understanding of & sympathy with children and their individual needs
In line with the Immigration Act 2016; you should be able to demonstrate fluency of the English Language at an Advanced Threshold Level.

Employee benefits

We can offer:
• A happy, friendly, welcoming school
• Well behaved, motivated pupils who can learn together in a harmonious and friendly school community
• An opportunity to work in a school where there is a commitment to your professional development
• Supportive staff and parents

Closing Date: Monday 9th December 2019, 09.00am

About Sandal Primary School

West Lane, Shipley, West Yorkshire, BD17 5DH
LA Maintained School
Sandal Primary School website (opens in a new window)