Nursery lead teacher Central Community Nursery School, Derby, Derbyshire

Job description

We want to hear from inspirational EYFS practitioners who are interested in a unique and exciting opportunity to join our team. We are looking for a confident, passionate practitioner to join our leadership team and contribute to ongoing school improvement within the federation. The position has a teaching responsibility alongside leading the nursery.
The successful candidate will be:
- An outstanding and creative practitioner who can motivate others and achieve great results.
- A person with a positive approach, drive, high expectations of themselves and others.
- A good listener and team player with the ability to communicate well with and inspire the whole school community.
- Passionate about children’s learning and determined to see that all children are inspired and succeed with enjoyment and enthusiasm.
- Abe to bring new qualities and strengths to our school to move it on to the next stage in its development.
- A person who actively seeks new ideas and research to inform their practice.

Essential educational requirements

Undergraduate degree

Essential qualifications

QTS required

Essential skills and experience

The successful candidate will have experience of:
Teaching at FS1/2 and/or KS1 for at least two years.
Working in a senior post in a school.
Utilising performance development techniques for teaching and support staff.
The successful candidate will be able to:
• Demonstrate an ability to work with pupils and staff alike.
• Present plans and strategies to both educationalists and non-educationalists in a clear and concise manner.
• Show that they have a good understanding of the principles behind school improvement, including school improvement planning, monitoring and reviewing progress.
• Judge a situation effectively and have the confidence to act on their initiative so that an effective solution is developed.
• Demonstrate a sound knowledge of the responsibilities and roles that come with being a senior leader of a school.
• Data analysis and targeting interventions to address outcomes.

Employee benefits

High level of CPD
Member of Senior Leadership Team within the nursery federation

About Central Community Nursery School

43 Nuns Street, Derby, Derbyshire, DE1 3LR
LA Maintained School
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