14 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    21 December 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    14 November 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Early years

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£24,294 to £26,421 (pro-rata)

What skills and experience we're looking for

We need someone who;

  • Has a relevant and recognised Level 3 Early Years Qualification https://www.gov.uk/guidance/early-years-qualifications-finder
  • Has up to date and secure knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage.
  • Has a commitment to developing and maximising the potential of our pupils.
  • Has experience of using effective strategies to support children with special education needs and children with communication and language needs.
  • Has good organisational and interpersonal skills- fully responsive and flexible to the day-to-day challenges in nursery.
  • Has excellent literacy, numeracy, and communication skills.
  • Will champion phonics and a love of listening to stories and nursery rhymes.
  • Will contribute to the learning environment by planning and setting up engaging and appropriate activities.
  • Will take on the role of a key person and provide care and support for their specific group of key children.
  • Can model high standards and have high aspirations for our children.
  • Can create a happy and welcoming atmosphere.
  • Communicate with parents and develop strong, positive relationships with them.
  • Will provide first aid and toileting support when required.
  • Will work with colleagues and leaders to contribute to whole school development.
  • Have a good level of IT skills for recording observations and incidents, using ClassDojo and CPOMS.

What the school offers its staff

We offer:

  • A supportive and caring ethos.
  • Children who have good learning behaviours and attitudes to learning.
  • A forward thinking, committed staff and governor team.
  • Enthusiastic children and parents.
  • Continuing professional development opportunities.
  • Working terms and conditions in line with LA policies.
  • Free employee health cover (Westfield Health & Wellbeing).
  • Term time

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.

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About Phillimore Community Primary School

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

Phillimore Community Primary School was inspected in February 2023 and judged by OFSTED to be a Good school in all areas. Our pupils are well behaved, friendly and positive about their learning and we have a team of hard-working and supportive staff. The school is a large and friendly school within the community of Darnall.

Arranging a visit to Phillimore Community Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@phillimore.sheffield.sch.uk.

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