17 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    Autumn term 2023

  • Closing date

    19 June 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    24 May 2023

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

L8 - L16

What skills and experience we're looking for

The Governors of Lord Street Nursery School are seeking to appoint an inspirational Head Teacher with passion, vision and excellent leadership skills.

At Lord Street we strive to provide a safe, fun caring environment where children can enjoy learning through play and become confident independent learners enabling them to reach their full potential.

Children are encouraged to be driven by their interests. We nurture and develop this by creating opportunities to stimulate and provoke enquiring minds.

We are eagerly awaiting our latest Ofsted inspection report.

We have an enthusiastic and experienced team who are committed to developing a learning community of children, and families working co-operatively to promote inclusion and high achievement for all.

This is a rare and unique opportunity following the retirement of the current post holder.

You are warmly invited to take the opportunity to visit our school. Please contact us on 01332 349 363 to arrange this. To discover more about our vision and principles please visit www.lordstreet.derby.sch.uk

What the school offers its staff

  • A professional committed and supportive Governing Body
  • The leadership of a happy, dedicated and dynamic team who are commited and supportive
  • The opportunity to work in with partnership with families, outside agencies and the community to raise expectations and aspirations for all
  • A welcoming and caring community within a purpose designed building with an extensive outdoor provision

Commitment to safeguarding

Lord Street Nursery School is fully committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We have rigorous recruitment procedures that are designed to stop unsuitable candidates from being appointed. The post is in regulated activity, and it is an offence to apply for the role if the applicant is barred from engaging in regulated activity relevant to children. The successful candidate will require enhanced DBS clearance and references, where possible, will be taken before interview. We are committed to equality of opportunity in employment and services.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to admin@lordstreet.derby.sch.uk

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

About Lord Street Nursery School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 2 to 5
Education phase
View all Nurseryjobs
School size
85 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 5
Phone number
01332 349363

Local authority maintained nursery school

Arranging a visit to Lord Street Nursery School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@lordstreet.derby.sch.uk.

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