Nursery and Childcare Leader Stottesdon CofE Primary School, Kidderminster, Worcestershire

Job description

This is an exciting opportunity to lead our Nursery and ‘wrap around’ provision while the substantive post holder is on maternity leave. We are a vital, small rural primary school with Nursery and all year round ‘wrap around’ childcare.
If you are a strong and experienced Early Years Professional with a genuine passion for working in Nursery education and childcare then we would love you to join us. High emotional intelligence, bags of enthusiasm and a desire to make a difference in the lives of children would definitely be an advantage.
Our nursery is a cosy setting offering up to 20 places with a team of 5 (3FTE) staff. The new leader will have a great opportunity to continue to influence the vision and direction of the nursery so that provision continues to improve from good to outstanding.

Essential educational requirements

GCSE English and Maths + minimum Level 3 NVQ or equivalent (see below)

Essential qualifications

Minimum NVQ Level 3 relevant childcare qualification or equivalent; Early Years Professional Status; Qualified teacher or HLTA. Peadiatric First Aid would also be an advantage.

Essential skills and experience

You must have been either a Nursery Manager or a very experienced Nursery Deputy Manager, Qualified Teacher or very experienced Early Years Professional.

Employee benefits

(Maternity cover starting from 29th April 2019 – 10th February 2020 (end day tbc with 1 months notice)
36.67 hours a week (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 8am – 5.30pm – 20 min lunch daily)
Annual Salary: £20,000 (overtime rate of £10.37 per hour)
Holiday entitlement: 25 days per year + statutory bank holidays
• Nursery/wrap around administrative support
• Support from senior leadership of the school (the Headteacher will be your line manager)
• Support from other Nursery settings in our trust
• An established framework of policies and practice
• A supportive team and school
• Opportunities to grow personally and professionally

About Stottesdon CofE Primary School

A small rural primary school serving 130 pupils

Stottesdon, Kidderminster, Worcestershire, DY14 8UE
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