Senior Early Years Practitioner

The Devonshire Hill Nursery & Primary School, London, N17 8LB

21 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    9 September 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    21 July 2022

Job details

Key stage

Early years

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term (To 21/07/23)

Annual or full time equivalent salary


Actual salary

£21,218-£22,383 (pro rata)

Senior Early Years Practitioner job summary

The Devonshire Hill Nursery & Primary School has a rare opportunity to offer a one year fixed term contract (in the first instance) for an experienced Senior Early Years Practitioner to join our successful school. Ofsted 'Good' in October 2022, the Ofsted report opens with, 'Pupils love to talk about why their school is such a great place to be. They jump at the chance to discuss their learning. Pupils behave really well and thrive in the school’s friendly and inclusive environment’.

Our nursery accepts children from age 2 in a hybrid spacious setting with our 3/4 year olds, where all the children have the opportunity to integrate as appropriate under careful adult supervision.

We are looking for someone with a childcare qualification and preferably with at least 2 years’ experience and:

  • A commitment to very high quality early years education
  • The skills, knowledge and experience to support young children in a diverse, multicultural and multilingual setting.
  • The ability to create a stimulating learning environment that promotes curiosity, wonder and excitement to learn.

There may be scope for the role to become permanent in the academic year 2023/24.

Applying for the job

Please visit our website for sight of the recruitment pack and application form.

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Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

About The Devonshire Hill Nursery & Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
340 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11
Contact phone number
0208 808 2053

We are a Haringey Council Community School in Tottenham for children aged from 2 to 11.

The majority of our families live locally, many in the White Hart Lane ward. We are a two-form entry primary school with a nursery that offers either 15 or 30 hours per week for children aged 2, 3 and 4.

Devonshire Hill is a successful school with a solid history of success, attaining Ofsted Good in October 2021. The staff and governors at our school are committed to providing the very best learning opportunities for children in a safe, secure and friendly community environment.

We provide very high quality education with a strong focus on teaching children key skills in English and mastery in mathematics. Alongside this, we teach an exciting curriculum including many learning opportunities to add depth and breadth to the children’s experience. During your child’s time at our school, alongside the full statutory curriculum, they will have the opportunity to learn to speak Mandarin, learn to play an instrument,
learn to swim and to visit many places of interest, including a residential trip to Pendarren House in Wales (Year 6).

Please refer to the recruitment pack for more information about our school.

Arranging a visit to The Devonshire Hill Nursery & Primary School

The school office will be open from Tuesday 30th August to arrange visits for the following week. Call 0208 808 2053.

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