Nursery and Childcare Leader
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)
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.
(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
- Stottesdon CofE Primary School website (opens in a new window)