Wigston Menphys Nursery School, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 2FR

6 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    24 May 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    11 May 2022

Job details

Key stage

Early years

Contract type

Fixed term (August 2023)


MPG/UPS +1 Sen Point

Teacher job summary

This is a unique opportunity for someone who is ready to take the next step in their career in Early Years Education and SEND

Teacher MPG/UPS +1 SEN Point
– Fixed Term Contract – Initially until Aug 2023
Full Time

We are looking for someone to join us who is:-
• An enthusiastic, practitioner with a keen interest in Early Years and SEND
• Effectively able to lead a small class team of experienced practitioners; working closely with the Senior Teacher and Class Leads
• Excited and ready to take on new responsibilities and challenges
• A strong and adaptable team player able to work closely with a range of professionals including Physiotherapists, OT’s and Speech Therapists
• Equipped with a current and comprehensive knowledge of the latest EYFS and an understanding of the importance of Early Learning and Intervention for children with SEND
• Committed to improving outcomes for children with SEND
• Fully understanding of differentiation and the appropriate priorities for Early Years pupils with SEND
• Able to create high quality learning experiences and environments
• Skilled in supporting children whose behaviour can challenge
• Able to form effective relationships with parents
• Excellent in their written and oral communication skills
• Blessed with a good sense of humour, playfulness and fun

We will offer you:-

• A happy, supportive well motivated team environment
• Excellent facilities and resources
• Access to training and professional development

For more information or to request an application pack please email the office on: admin@menphyscentre.leics.sch.uk

Visits prior to application are strongly encouraged.
Closing date for applications: 24th May 2022
Interview date: If you have been successfully shortlisted we will be in contact after the closing date to arrange an interview including a teaching task Interviews to take place 26th May 2022.

Equality and Safeguarding are priorities for the School and all appointments will be subject to the receipt of written references and an enhanced DBS.

Applying for the job

Please apply using the attached application form and return to admin@menphyscentre.leics.sch.uk

Supporting documents

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

About Wigston Menphys Nursery School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 2 to 5
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
40 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 5
Contact phone number

Wigston Menphys Nursery School is a nursery for children aged 2-5 years who have special educational needs.

It is situated in Wigston, South Leicestershire. The Centre was built by the Leicestershire based Menphys Charity and is currently funded by the Local Authority. The nursery is staffed by Teachers, Nursery Nurses, Teaching Assistants, Learning Support Assistants, Health Care Worker and Admin Staff.

The nursery's practioners work closely with parents, carers and professionals who regularly visit to support the children's learning. These professionals include Speech and Language Therapists, Physio and Occupational Therapists and staff from the Specialist Teaching Services.

Wigston Menphys Nursery Schools' philosophy is the importance of recognising and working with each child as a unique individual, recognising their strengths and working on areas for development.

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