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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    4 December 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    13 November 2023

Job details

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Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time: Full Time - 1.0 FTE

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£30,000 - £46,525 Per Year

Additional allowances

+ £3,214 TLR 2 Allowance

What skills and experience we're looking for

Churchend Primary Academy is looking to appoint an excellent Early Years Foundation Stage practitioner to lead our Nursery and Reception Provision.

Are you highly motivated, enthusiastic and excited to give our children the best possible start to their education? If so, this great opportunity at Churchend is for you!

Your knowledge of teaching in EYFS will have given you the knowledge and skills to drive forward continuous improvements to the EYFS provision, with responsibility for developing teaching and learning across the curriculum.

Leading our Nursery and Reception will allow you to shape the teaching and delivery of the curriculum and the teaching methods used so that all children have the best life outcomes.

We will need someone who:

  • is inspiring and energetic
  • values the rich diversity of our Academy community, is committed to fostering respect for all and shares our belief that every voice should be listened to and can positively influence change
  • has a passion and enthusiasm for Early Years education
  • has an in-depth knowledge of the current EYFS framework and related curriculum expectations
  • demonstrates initiative and flexibility
  • has the skill set to be an effective leader and team player
  • shares our commitment to working in partnership with parents, carers and Trustees
  • has excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • has a commitment to inclusive education
  • has an interest in staying up to date with research and current developments related to EYFS

    In return we can offer:

    • eager and enthusiastic children who are responsive, well-behaved and keen to learn
    • Highly committed and skilled staff within the setting.
    • a commitment to your professional development, including release time to action sustainable improvement and opportunities to fulfil the expectations of the role
    • a friendly, vibrant working environment
    • a well-resourced school
    • excellent support with a commitment to staff well-being and a healthy work-life balance

What the school offers its staff

For a job description and application form please contact Miss Lizzie Smee, PA to the Headteacher - l.smee@churchendacademy.com or see the Academy website www.churchendacademy.com under the Vacancies tab.

School tours are encouraged so you can see our great learning environment and the team who support and fantastic children.

Please note that applications must be made on the Academy application form.

The closing date for applications - applications reviewed on receipt

Interviews to be arranged

Applications are invited from suitably qualified people to join our dedicated team. Applications will be considered as received and interviews arranged accordingly.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.

The successful candidate will have to undergo an enhanced DBS Check.

Commitment to safeguarding

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.

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About Churchend Primary Academy

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
453 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11

Churchend Primary Academy provides an outstanding education for children. Channelling individual capabilities into academic success is the goal, as part of a holistic and uniquely attentive educational strategy. Our children enjoy an enriching, engaging and enjoyable education

Arranging a visit to Churchend Primary Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@churchendacademy.com.

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