Nursery Class Teacher
Starting Date: January 2018
Part-time/Temporary 0.55 FTE contract (allows for paid PPA); fixed term until 31st August 2018 (in the first instance but with the possibility of a permanent contract)
Main Pay Scale/Upper Pay Scale: £22,917 – £38,633, pro rata
We are seeking an enthusiastic, highly motivated and talented teacher for the pupils in our Nursery class. An understanding of the importance of the Early Years to a child’s life-long learning is essential, and experience of Early Years is desirable. It is an opportunity to develop your own skills as you will led by an Oxfordshire Leader of Early Learning, and work with a talented Early Years Support Worker.
We are a vibrant, friendly school with delightful children, committed and hardworking staff, and supportive Governors and parents. In our most recent inspection we were judged by Ofsted to be a ‘Good’ school where “the school has high expectations of all pupils” and “Pupils have positive attitudes to learning”.
The successful candidate must be able to:
- provide creative, enriching, learning opportunities,
- demonstrate high expectations of learning and behaviour
- demonstrate an ability to nurture and support all pupils including those with complex learning, emotional or other needs
- demonstrate good organisational and interpersonal skills
- be able to work closely with colleagues as part of a friendly and supportive team
- demonstrate a positive attitude towards continuing school improvement.
You will be expected to play a full part in the life of the school community and, as relevant to your level of experience, have the opportunity lead curriculum areas.
Visits to the school are welcomed; please telephone our School Business Manager, Mrs Rose-Marie Smith, to arrange a suitable time.
Closing Date: Thursday 23rd November 2017, 12:00 pm
Interviews: Friday 8th December 2017
Due to this post having access to children and/or vulnerable adults, candidates will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check. The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post, as all cases are judged individually according to the nature of the role and information provided.
Oxfordshire Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.