Foundation Stage Leader

Parklea Primary School, Luton, Bedfordshire


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,000 to £40,000

Job summary

We require a passionate children’s educator, a caring teacher, an accomplished team player and someone who truly wants to make a difference. If you feel you have these qualitites then then we’d like to meet you, as you would fit in with our current team in the position of Foundation Leader.
We’d like to hear about any subject specialism or interests you may have, and we’d welcome applications from teachers at all stages of their careers, including those new to the profession.

Essential educational requirements

Honours degree

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Evidence of ongoing CPD

Experience in Foundation

Essential skills and experience

Able to communicate with a variety of stakeholders (eg colleagues, parents, external agencies).

Able to use IT to support both the curriculum and work organisation.

Able to work as part of, and contribute to, a whole-school, multi-disciplinary team.

Able to monitor and evaluate teaching and learning.

Able to identify the necessary resources which ensure high quality teaching and learning.

Able to assess the needs of individuals to inform lesson planning.

Able to deliver high quality lessons, evaluate the impact of these and develop future planning accordingly.

Employee benefits

We will offer you:
• A real opportunity to play a significant role in the further
development of the school and to the lives of the children at the
• Enthusiastic and well behaved children.
• A dedicated staff team.
• A commitment to your professional development.
• Career progression for outstanding practitioners.

School overview

School type LA Maintained School
Education phase Primary
School size 218 pupils enrolled
Age range 4 to 11
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Parklea Primary School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About Parklea Primary School

Parklea Primary School is a newly amalgamated Primary School (September 2019) in the North of Luton.

School location

Cranbrook Drive, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU3 3EW