Nursery Leader

The Vale Academy, Dunstable, Bedfordshire


Job details

Job role Teacher, Leadership
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary NJC grade L4 point 9 – £17,636 (20,344 FTE )

Job summary

Nursery Leader

The Vale Academy are looking to recruit a Nursery Leader to join our delightful and successful team. We are looking to appoint a passionate and enthusiastic individual that will manage our team effectively and provide a purposeful, stimulating environment that allow all our children to play, develop and learn. The essential quality of an academy leader is to provide all practitioners with an example which demonstrates the commitment required to achieve excellence and academy improvement.
• Managing professional development and review.
• Liaison with the local community, the home and other agencies.
• Monitoring and evaluating standards of teaching and learning.
• Organising and managing day to day procedures to enable the smooth running of the Reception provision.

Job Purpose:
• To co-ordinate and evaluate the Quality of Education within the Nursery provision and to liaise with other members of the Leadership Team where necessary, to ensure continuity and progression throughout the curriculum.
• Be actively involved in the whole academy community, liaising with leaders in all areas.
• To make strategic evaluations of personnel issues as a supportive and well-motivated team member.
• The post holder will ensure the smooth running of the Nursery provision and contribute to initiatives to improve/develop the academy’s response to Government legislation and children’s services guidelines. The post holder is accountable to the Deputy Headteacher.

Job Specifics:
• Start Date: September 2020
• Salary: NJC grade L4 point 9 – £17,636 (20,344 FTE )
• Job Role: Permanent contract, full time, term time only

Supporting documents

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Primary
School size 472 pupils enrolled
Age range 2 to 11
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website The Vale Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About The Vale Academy

Nursery and Primary Academy

School location

Wilbury Drive, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU5 4QP