EYFS Teacher in Reception

West Earlham Infant and Nursery School, Norwich, Norfolk

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Job details

Subject Primary
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Main pay range 6, £24,373 to £35,269
Newly qualified teacher Suitable

Job description

Governors are seeking to appoint an outstanding teacher to join our school set in the dynamic neighbourhood of West Earlham in Norwich. The post holder will join our existing EYFS team in the Reception class. This is an exciting opportunity to work in an outstanding school (OFSTED 2017). We will consider exceptional NQTs with some experience in EYFS.

We are looking for a teacher who:
• Understands how young children think, learn and develop
• Can use a range of strategies to nurture and support children’s emotional well-being
• Has a current knowledge of the demands of the EYFS framework
• Will actively engage in shaping provision to promote outstanding practice and outcomes
• Has high aspirations for all children and can demonstrate how to enable all children to make accelerated progress from their starting points
• Has experience in using effective team management skills and has excellent inter-personal skills, energy, resilience, creativity
• Has the ability to build strong positive relationships with colleagues and families
• Can demonstrate how to plan to maximise speech and language development and early reading skills
• Has an enthusiasm and willingness to take part in the broader life of the school

You can expect:
• To work in a dynamic and lively community where the value of EYFS is promoted and highly valued
• To work with a forward thinking and a highly committed outstanding team
• To be welcomed and supported by staff, governors, children and families
• To learn with us from our expert ‘resident’ speech and language therapist
• To work closely with our nursery team and KS1 colleagues
• To develop as a teacher and receive appropriate support and opportunities to enable you to do this
• To contribute to school improvement and development

How to Apply
Applicants should access more information about our school via our website www.weins.co.uk. We actively welcome applicants from out of Norfolk.
Visits to the school by appointment are warmly welcomed, though this would not prejudice against those applying from out of county.

For further details please don’t hesitate to get in touch, our number is 01603 451299. You can find an application form by clicking on the orange “Apply for Job” button.
Please return your application to us via email to office@westearlhaminfant.norfolk.sch.uk or by post to the school address.

Please do not apply if you are unable to attend for interview on the day below.

Closing date: 12 noon Friday 24th April 2020

Interviews to be held on: Thursday 30th April 2020

Essential educational requirements

Undergraduate Degree or similar level qualification

Essential qualifications

QTS

Essential skills and experience

• Has a current knowledge of the demands of the EYFS framework
• Has experience in using effective team management skills and has excellent inter-personal skills, energy, resilience, creativity

School overview

School type LA Maintained School
Education phase Primary
School size 281 pupils enrolled
Age range 2 to 7
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website West Earlham Infant and Nursery School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email office@westearlhaminfant.norfolk.sch.uk

School location

Scarnell Road, Norwich, Norfolk, NR5 8HT