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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    20 May 2024 at 8am

  • Date listed

    15 May 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Early years

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Pay scale

M1 - M4

What skills and experience we're looking for

Could you work in our EYFS?

Are you passionate about children's learning?

Are you a creative, dynamic and skilled teacher?

Are you ready for a challenge?

The ideal candidate should have a clear vision for teaching and learning within the EYFS, be proficient in English and maths, and demonstrate the ability to use research-based evidence to inform and reflect upon their teaching practices.

We are looking for someone who:

  • puts children at the top of the agenda
  • can demonstrate excellent experience teaching within KS1/EYFS with in-depth knowledge and understanding of the EYFS and primary curriculum.
  • has a solid commitment to raising achievement and can excite, inspire and motivate pupils and staff to achieve their best.
  • has excellent interpersonal and communication skills and is committed to collaborative working, leading, and motivating a team.
  • has high expectations about what children can achieve and has the subject knowledge to enable children to rise to these
  • has the skills to meet the needs of individuals, raise standards and facilitate an effective transition from the EYFS to the National Curriculum
  • will share our school vision and demonstrate commitment to our continued school improvement drive
  • able to manage planning and assessment effectively to raise standards.

What the school offers its staff

Maple Grove Primary School is currently in an exciting phase of development. We aim to build upon our existing successes and expand further. To achieve this, we are searching for an enthusiastic and inspirational reception teacher to help us take our setting to new heights.

We believe in inclusivity and strive for excellence for all our students by upholding the highest standards of teaching and learning. We aim to prepare our pupils for lifelong learning by nurturing curiosity, enthusiasm, collaboration, respect, and independence.

Commitment to safeguarding

Maple Grove Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring checks and other relevant employment checks. Maple Grove Primary School is an equal opportunities employer.

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About Maple Grove Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
220 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
01442 214966

Maple Grove Primary School is at an exciting stage of its continuing development, building upon the existing successes and looking to grow. We are set on extensive grounds with well-equipped playground equipment.
At Maple Grove, we place great emphasis on the enjoyment of learning. As a school, we are developing a theme approach to make the children's learning exciting and meaningful while ensuring they are rigorously taught all the necessary skills in the core subjects for Reading, Writing, Maths ( Maths no problem), IT and Science. We use the theme approach to teach Geography, History, Art and Design Technology excitingly to further develop the core subjects in context.
Our mission statement, ‘Learning & Growing Together', encapsulates the ethos of Maple Grove, which is to encourage each individual to develop skills for lifelong learning together with a sense of responsibility for our school and the wider community.
Our equality objective is to make all community members feel welcome and valued. Our values promote inclusion through our vision statement, 'Learning and Growing Together'. We have high expectations for all pupils irrespective of race, creed, gender or disability. Our values-based education approach to learning guides our equality statement.

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To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@maplegrove.herts.sch.uk.

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