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Headteacher for Birchwood Nursery School

Salary: L12-18 £53,521 to £61,860

Location: Hatfield Hertfordshire

Start Date: September 2019

Are you an aspiring leader with a passion for Early Years education? Birchwood is a thriving nursery and preschool with financial sustainability. Due to the retirement of our current Headteacher, we are looking for an inspirational, strategic, outward facing and collaborative leader for our Nursery school for September 2019. Whether you are currently working within a Nursery or Primary School setting, you will have a passion for early years education. You will be supported by a strong senior leadership team, an experienced SBM and a highly motivated staff team. Birchwood Nursery School offers a fantastic opportunity for an experienced or aspiring leader to further develop their career and shape the future of this exciting nursery and preschool setting.

We are seeking a candidate who:

  • Has a proven track record of securing excellent outcomes in a Nursery or Primary setting.
  • Is an inspirational and collaborative leader who can build on Birchwood Nursery’s current success and achievement.
  • Has a commitment to inclusive education and can build strong relationships with our wonderful and diverse range of children, staff and parents.
  • Can provide leadership and strategic direction of our Nursery, maintaining and building links with the wider community in the current changing educational landscape.

We can offer:

  • A diverse group of children who are a delight to teach and enjoy learning through play.
  • The opportunity to work with highly committed, experienced and trained teaching professionals across the nursery and preschool and other maintained nursery schools in Hertfordshire in allegiance with Acorns Teaching Alliance.
  • Excellent leadership and management training and support through Herts for Learning, including a new Heads induction programme and a professional partner.
  • A wonderful setting with excellent outdoor provision and facilities allowing staff to use practical activities to successfully develop children’s understanding in all areas of learning.
  • A very supportive and committed governing body.

We encourage prospective candidates to visit during the school day, speak with our current Headteacher, and meet our wonderful children and staff. To arrange a visit or should you have any questions, please contact Kathryn Kitson School Business Manager on 01707 262648 or sbm@birchwoodnursery.herts.sch.uk .

Important information & Dates

Closing date: Monday 18th March, 9am

Shortlisting: Thursday 21st March

Interview day: Friday 29th March

Start date: September 2019

The full job description and person specification can be found within the attached Application Pack

Birchwood Nursery School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and visitors to share this commitment. This post will require an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check (DBS).

Early Years Educator (maternity cover) for Holmewood Nursery School

Materinity cover - Fixed term from September 2019
Setting: Holmewood Nursery School
Post: Early Years Educator Level 3 Scale 6
( sp 26-28) (£27,402 - £29,010 pro rata )
Contract: Pro-rata - term-time only (39 weeks)
Hours: 35 hours per week

Holmewood is an outstanding school in the Lambeth Nursery Schools’ Federation with a largechildren’s centre running from various sites, working to provide excellent early years education
and support young children and their families. We are looking to fill the above post. We are looking for an enthusiastic, professional and motivated Early Years Educator. You will be working in the nursery school and included in this role is sharing lunch with the children. You will be working as part of a team supporting the delivery of the Early Years Foundation Stage to two, three and four year old children, some of whom have special educational needs.

Are you:

  • A highly committed, creative and reflective practitioner able to provide high quality education and care for young children
  • Able to effectively support young children and their families from a diverse ethnic and social background
  • Keen to work as part of a supportive, flexible and busy team

Experience:

  • Working in a nursery school/early years setting delivering the Early Years FoundationStage curriculum is essential.

Further information:
Visits to Holmewood Nursery School will take place on Thursday 7th March 2019 between 10:00am - 3:00pm . Please call Jacqueline Edwards to make an appointment on 020 8674 2186.

Closing date for applications: Tuesday 19th March 2019
Shortlisting Thursday 21st March 2019
Interviews to take place on: Tuesday 2nd April 2019


To obtain further information and a recruitment pack including a Job Description and Person Specification, please email admin@holmewoodnurseryschool.org.uk. You will be expected to
complete an application form and attend an interview.

How to apply: Please send your completed application form to admin@holmewoodnurseryschool.org.uk or post to: Jacqueline Edwards, Holmewood Nursery School, 66 Upper Tulse Hill, London SW2 2RW.

Lambeth Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers and external agencies to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be asked to apply for an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service. Further information about the disclosure can be found at www.gov.uk/dbs.  Applicants will be required to declare that they are not a disqualified person under the Childcare (Disqualification) Regulations 2009. Lambeth aims for quality services and equal opportunities for all.

Teaching Assistant for Holmewood Nursery School

Setting: Holmewood Nursery School
Post: Teaching Assistant (sp 10-14 pro rata)
Contract: Pro-rata - term-time only (39 weeks)
Hours: 35 hours per week

Holmewood is an outstanding school in the Lambeth Nursery Schools’ Federation with a large children’s centre running from various sites, working to provide excellent early years education and support young children and their families. We are looking to fill the above post. We are looking for enthusiastic, professional and motivated Teaching Assistant. You will be working in the nursery school and maybe sharing lunch with the children. You will be working as part of a team supporting the delivery of the Early Years Foundation Stage to two, three and four
year old children, some of whom have special educational needs.

Are you:

  •  A highly committed, creative and reflective practitioner able to provide high quality education and care for young children
  •  Able to effectively support young children and their families from a diverse ethnic andsocial background
  • Keen to work as part of a supportive, flexible and busy team
  • Interested in gaining valuable experience working in a wide range of settings.

Experience:

  • Working in a nursery school/early years setting delivering the Early Years FoundationStage curriculum is essential.

Further information:
Visits to Holmewood Nursery School will take place on Thursday 7th March 2019 between 10:00am - 3:00pm . Please call Jacqueline Edwards to make an appointment on 0208 674 2186.

Closing date for applications: Tuesday 19th March 2019
Shortlisting Thursday 21st March 2019
Interviews to take place on: Tuesday 2nd April 2019

To obtain further information and a recruitment pack including a Job Description and Person specification, please email admin@holmewoodnurseryschool.org.uk . You will be expected to
complete an application form and attend an interview.

How to apply: Please send your completed application form to admin@holmewoodnurseryschool.org.uk or post to: Jacqueline Edwards, Holmewood Nursery School, 66 Upper Tulse Hill, London SW2 2RW.

Lambeth Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers and external agencies to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be asked to apply for an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service. Further information about the disclosure can be found at www.gov.uk/dbs. Applicants will be required to declare that they are not a disqualified person under the Childcare (Disqualification) Regulations 2009. Lambeth aims for quality services and equal opportunities for all.

Practitioner Support Assistant for Holmewood Nursery School 

Maternity Cover - Fixed Term until 31st December 2019
Setting: Holmewood Nursery School
Post: Practitioner Support Assistant - Childcare Scale 2 (sp 10 - 13)
Contract: Pro-rata, term-time only (39 weeks)
Hours: 35 hours per week - 10:15am - 6:15pm

Holmewood is an outstanding school in the Lambeth Nursery Schools’ Federation with a large children’s centre running from various sites, working to provide excellent early years education and support young children and their families. We are looking to fill the above post within our 2 year-old setting.

Are you:

  • A highly committed, creative and reflective practitioner able to provide high qualityeducation and care for young children
  • Able to effectively support young children and their families from a diverse ethnic andsocial background
  • Keen to work as part of a supportive, flexible and busy team

Experience:

  • Working in a nursery school/early years setting delivering the Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum is essential.

Further information: Visits to Holmewood Nursery School will take place on Thursday 7th March 2019 between
10:00am - 3:00pm . Please call Jacqueline Edwards to make an appointment on 020 8674 2186.

Closing date for applications: Tuesday 19th March 2019
Shortlisting Thursday 21st March 2019
Interviews to take place on: Tuesday 2nd April 2019

To obtain further information and a recruitment pack including a Job Description and Person Specification, please email admin@holmewoodnurseryschool.org.uk . You will be expected to
complete an application form and attend an interview.

How to apply: Please send your completed application form to admin@holmewoodnurseryschool.org.uk or post to: Jacqueline Edwards, Holmewood Nursery School, 66 Upper Tulse Hill, London SW2 2RW. Lambeth Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers and external agencies to share this commitment.
The successful candidate will be asked to apply for an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service. Further information about the disclosure can be found at www.gov.uk/dbs. Applicants will be required to declare that they are not a disqualified person under the Childcare (Disqualification) Regulations 2009. Lambeth aims for quality services and equal opportunities for all.

Nursery Management Team for Queen’s Award Winning Outdoor Nurseries

Would you like to be a part of an “Outstanding” outdoor nursery organisation, recognised by the Queen for their innovation? We are providing 2-5 year olds with an exemplary early years learning experience to help them become the children most likely to succeed in today’s world.

We are looking for experienced people to fill Manager, Deputy Manager and Third in Charge positions in exceptional nursery teams within South West London.

Come and join an adventurous and progressive nursery where you'll get to climb trees, toast marshmallows on a campfire, build zip wires, and laugh, love and play in the fresh air all day long with amazing children.

The Role
As part of the management team, you’ll lead an experienced and accomplished team using your existing skills, experience and passion for child-led learning. You will follow children’s interests and scaffold their learning in extraordinary and enabling environments for play-based learning.

You'll love working with children, and although you'll be supernumerary, you will motivate, lead, role model to and inspire your team of practitioners and help them to grow as educators by spending half of your week in the forest playing with the children. You will manage a wonderful community of 32 children with your team of 10-12 adults.

When you join our organisation, we will provide you with amazing support from our Back Office team. We want our managers to be inspiring leaders rather than pencil pushing paperwork operators so our Back Office team offer strong support by managing your HR, invoicing, parent enquiries and as much paperwork as we can take off your shoulders. Your job is to passionately lead and inspire your team to continue to offer children wondrous daily experiences and give them the childhood they deserve.

We offer exceptional training and a highly experienced mentor to all our managers. As a growing organisation there will always be opportunities for career progression.

Salary: £21,5000 to £37,000 depending on position and experience

Location: South West London – Chiswick, Barnes and Twickenham

To find out more about the role, benefits and Little Forest Folk please follow this link: http://www.littleforestfolk.com/careers/

To apply please send your CV and a covering letter explaining why you would like to join our exciting venture to careers@littleforestfolk.com.
 

Early Years Practitioners for Forest School Nursery

Would you like to be a part of an “Outstanding” outdoor nursery organisation, recognised by the Queen for their innovation? We are providing 2-5 year olds with an exemplary early years learning experience to help them become the children most likely to succeed in today’s world.

Come and join an adventurous and progressive nursery where you'll get to climb trees, toast marshmallows on a campfire, build zip wires and laugh, love and play in the fresh air all day long with amazing children.

As our ideal nursery practitioner, you will be creative, high-energy, outstanding with children and dedicated to having fun. You will have knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage and be able to scaffold an environment for child-led, play-based learning. You will join a dynamic team and work together to provide wonderful opportunities for children to explore and develop.

We need: Unqualified and Qualifed Forest Nursery Educators

Location: South West London

Hours: Part-time and Full-time roles

Salary: £16,500-£20,000 per annum depending on position and experience, will be pro-rated for part-time positions

Job requirements:
Unqualified: Experience working with children aged 2-5 years old. Forest school or outdoor education experience is also desirable but not essential, but you will have a passion for the outdoors and connecting children with nature. You'll be flexible, with strong communication skills and the ability to work well in a team across multiple settings.

Qualified: Experience working with children aged 2-5 years old and a minimum of level 3 in childcare or QTS is essential. Forest school or outdoor education experience is desirable but not essential. You'll be flexible, with strong communication skills and the ability to work well in a team.

To find out more about the roles, benefits and Little Forest Folk please follow this link: http://www.littleforestfolk.com/careers/

To apply please send your CV and a covering letter explaining why you would like to join our exciting venture to careers@littleforestfolk.com.

Senior Practitioner/Deputy Nursery Manager and  Nursery lunchtime Assistant for Flo’s - The Place in the Park 

 

Inspirational staff needed for Flo’s Nature Nursery

We are seeking 2 new posts  as we continue to grow our fabulous nursery team:

We are also looking for Supply Staff to cover staff absences

These posts would suit people who love working with children and enjoy working  outdoors in any weather!

NB: These posts are exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. Applicants must be prepared to disclose any convictions they may have and any orders which have been made against them.

How to apply:

For more information and to download application packs  please see our website: www.flosoxford.org.uk

Or you can email  admin@flosoxford.org.uk  stating which job you are interested in any of the above posts.

Closing Date: 21st March 2019;  Interviews  25th March and Wednesday 3rd April.

For a visit or informal chat call :  Tanja Fletcher - Nursery Manager, Telephone: 01865 587612   email:  nursery@flosoxford.org.uk

Flo’s Nature Nursery, Rymers Lane, Oxford, OX4 3JZ

  • A Senior Practitioner/Deputy Nursery Manager - full time or part-time, permanent (level 3 or above) - £17000 - £20000, depending on qualifications and experience
  •  Nursery lunchtime Assistant, part-time 12.5 hours per week

Teaching Assistant at Lambeth Nursery Schools’ Federation

 

Acting Executive Headteacher: Rachel Hedley

Holmewood, Maytree, Triangle, Effra and Ethelred Nursery Schools with Maytree, The Weir Link, Tree House, Effra and Ethelred Children’s Centres

Setting:            Triangle Nursery School
Post:                Teaching Assistant (sp 10-14 pro rata)
Contract:         Pro-rata - Term-time only (39 weeks)
Hours:              35 hours per week

Triangle is an outstanding school in the Lambeth Nursery Schools’ Federation with a large Children’s Centre running from various sites, working to provide excellent early years education and support young children and their families. We are looking to fill the above post.

We are looking for enthusiastic, professional and motivated Teaching Assistant. You will be working in the nursery school and maybe sharing lunch with the children. You will be working as part of a team supporting the delivery of the Early Years Foundation Stage to two, three and four
year old children, some of whom have special educational needs. 

Are you:

● A highly committed, creative and reflective practitioner able to provide high quality education and care for young children
● Able to effectively support young children and their families from a diverse ethnic and social background
● Keen to work as part of a supportive, flexible and busy team
● Interested in gaining valuable experience working in a wide range of settings.

Experience:

● Working in a nursery school/early years setting delivering the Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum is essential.

Further information:

Visits to Triangle Nursery School will take place on Tuesday 12th March 2019 between 10:00am - 2:00pm. Please call Suzanne Relihan to make an appointment on 0207 622 1393.

Closing date for applications: Tuesday 19th March 2019
Shortlisting:                              Thursday 21st March 2019
Interviews to take place on:    Tuesday 2nd April 2019

To obtain further information and a recruitment pack including a Job Description and Person Specification, please email admin@holmewoodnurseryschool.org.uk , indicating job reference TNS2 . You will be expected to complete an application form and attend an interview.

How to apply:
Please send your completed application form to admin@holmewoodnurseryschool.org.uk or post to: Jacqueline Edwards, Holmewood Nursery School, 66 Upper Tulse Hill, London SW2 2RW.

Lambeth Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers and external agencies to share this commitment.

The successful candidate will be asked to apply for an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service. Further information about the disclosure can be found at www.gov.uk/dbs. Applicants will be required to declare that they are not a disqualified person under the Childcare (Disqualification) Regulations 2009.

Lambeth aims for quality services and equal opportunities for all.

Early Years Educator at Lambeth Nursery Schools’ Federation 

 

Acting Executive Headteacher: Rachel Hedley

Holmewood, Maytree, Triangle, Effra and Ethelred Nursery Schools with Maytree, The Weir Link, Tree House, Effra and Ethelred Children’s Centres

Setting:            Triangle Nursery School
Post:                Early Years Educator Level 3 Scale 6 (sp 26-28) (£27,402 - £29,010 pro rata )
Contract:         Pro-rata - Term-time only (39 weeks)
Hours:              22½ hours per week

Triangle is an outstanding school in the Lambeth Nursery Schools’ Federation with a large Children’s Centre running from various sites, working to provide excellent early years education and support young children and their families. We are looking to fill the above post.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, professional and motivated Early Years Educator. You will be working in the nursery school and included in this role is sharing lunch with the children. You will be working as part of a team supporting the delivery of the Early Years Foundation Stage to two, three and four year old children, some of whom have special educational needs. 

Are you:

● A highly committed, creative and reflective practitioner able to provide high quality education and care for young children
● Able to effectively support young children and their families from a diverse ethnic and social background
● Keen to work as part of a supportive, flexible and busy team

Experience:

● Working in a nursery school/early years setting delivering the Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum is essential.

Further information:

Visits to Triangle Nursery School will take place on Tuesday 12th March 2019 between 10:00am - 2:00pm. Please call Suzanne Relihan to make an appointment on 0207 622 1393.

Closing date for applications: Tuesday 19th March 2019
Shortlisting:                              Thursday 21st March 2019
Interviews to take place on:    Tuesday 2nd April 2019

To obtain further information and a recruitment pack including a Job Description and Person Specification, please email admin@holmewoodnurseryschool.org.uk , indicating job reference TNS1. You will be expected to complete an application form and attend an interview.

How to apply:
Please send your completed application form to admin@holmewoodnurseryschool.org.uk or post to: Jacqueline Edwards, Holmewood Nursery School, 66 Upper Tulse Hill, London SW2 2RW.

Lambeth Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers and external agencies to share this commitment.

The successful candidate will be asked to apply for an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service. Further information about the disclosure can be found at www.gov.uk/dbs. Applicants will be required to declare that they are not a disqualified person under the Childcare (Disqualification) Regulations 2009.

Lambeth aims for quality services and equal opportunities for all.

Appointment of Head Teacher & Director of Teaching School

                        

Derbyshire County Council - https://jobs.derbyshire.gov.uk/

Appointment of Head Teacher & Director of Teaching School

Alfreton Nursery School, Grange Street, Alfreton, Derbyshire, DE55 7JA

Due to the retirement of our current Head Teacher and Director of Teaching School we are pleased to offer this unique opportunity for a dynamic, committed individual to join us on our innovative journey.  We offer a school that has been successfully graded as Outstanding by Ofsted 5 times, with on-site forest school and multi-award winning teachers who are recognised as Specialist Leaders of Education (SLEs). 

Salary: Individual School Range L15-L21
We also offer:
• Diverse, vibrant and highly engaged children.
• Strong and effective links with families and our whole school community.
• A well-established, passionate and capable, highly experienced and enthusiastic staff team.
• A nationally respected and established Teaching School.
Our new leader will:
• Be actively involved in sustaining high quality education for all children through hands on day-to-day involvement.
• Be resilient, able to problem solve and offer creative solutions as a critical thinker.
• Demonstrate optimistic personal behaviour, positive relationships and attitudes towards the whole school community.
• Further develop our culture where everyone’s contributions are valued and individuals are encouraged to succeed.

Safeguarding Children at Alfreton Nursery School is our highest priority

Visits to our inspirational school are warmly welcomed.  Please contact the School/Teaching School Business Manager Katie Cresswell on 01773 520031 or katie.cresswell@alfreton.derbyshire.sch.uk

Further information can be found on our websites:

https://alfreton.derbyshire.sch.uk/

https://alfreton-teachingschool.co.uk/

Closing date: 31 March 2019
Shortlisting: 1 April 2019
Interviews: (2 days) 4 April 2019 & 5 April 2019
Further details and an application pack available from: Derbyshire County Council Jobs Sheet/website Job Ref No: Job19/00866
NoR: 52 (fte)

Headteacher Rowland Hill Nursery

                                                         

Rowland Hill Nursery School & Children’s Centre, White Hart Lane, Tottenham, LONDON N17 7LT

Email:  admin@rowlandhill.haringey.sch.uk                  Tel: 020 8808 6089 or Fax: 020 8801 7303

Headteacher
Rowland Hill Nursery, Tottenham
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L6 – L18 (£52,771 - £67,638)
Contract term: Permanent
Start date: September 2019

Closing date for applications: Friday 12th April 2019 12pm


Do you have a passion for Early Years education?

We seek an inspiring and dedicated Head Teacher to lead our wonderful Nursery School and Children’s Centre.

Rowland Hill is a thriving nursery school based in North East Tottenham where learning environments have been developed to a high standard to provide young children with a curriculum that fosters their curiosity, agency, risk taking, resilience and creativity.

This post offers a fantastic opportunity for an experienced or aspiring leader to further develop their career and shape the future of this exciting nursery, children’s centre and training consortium. You will be supported by a strong leadership team and a highly creative staff team.


We are seeking a Head Teacher who:
• Is able to develop a clear strategic vision for the future of our Nursery School, Children’s Centre and Training Consortium
• Is passionate about high quality Early Years Education and is committed to continuous improvement of standards, achievement and wellbeing throughout the school
• Has a commitment to inclusive education and can build strong relationships with our wonderful and diverse range of children, staff and parents/carers.
• Will lead, motivate, develop  and inspire staff to enable the best outcomes for all children
• Can exercise strategic curriculum and financial planning to ensure that budgets and resources are utilised in the best interests of achievement and  the school’s sustainability
• Has excellent communication and people skills; with the ability to build and lead effective staff teams, positively engage with parents/carers and wider stakeholder groups in the community
• Demonstrates a commitment to collaborative work maximising the effective relationship between the Haringey Nursery schools and the Training Consortium.
We can offer you:
• A highly dedicated, experienced and enthusiastic team of staff who are committed to nurturing our children so that they achieve their full potential
• A supportive partnership with our staff, governors, parents/carers and the Haringey Nursery Schools Training Consortium
• A vibrant community with a culturally diverse group of children who delight in learning through play
• A large and fantastic setting with excellent outdoor provision, onsite Forest School area and a resident artist and musician
• A commitment to continuous improvement and professional development
• Links to international educators and projects, including exciting work with the LA and Training Consortium

Further information can be found on our websites:
Rowland Hill:   http://www.rowlandhill.haringey.sch.uk/
Training Consortium: http://www.haringeynurseryschoolsconsortium.co.uk/

Rowland Hill is a dynamic and exciting place to work, to fully understand the school and centre visits are expected. We encourage these visits to be during the school day to meet the amazing children and staff, and speak with the current Headteacher.

To arrange a visit please contact Jainee Shah School Business Manager on 0208 808 6089 or jainee.shah@rowlandhill.haringey.sch.uk
Closing date:  Friday 12th April 2019 12pm    
Shortlisting:     Thursday 18th April 2019      
Interview day:  Thursday 27th April 2019
The full job description and person specification can be found within the attached Information Pack.
For further information please contact Jainee Shah, School Business Manager on 020 8808 6089.  For an application pack please visit http://www.rowlandhill.haringey.sch.uk/Job-Vacancies/ or email jainee.shah@rowlandhill.haringey.sch.uk

Rowland Hill is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.  All successful applicants will be required to undergo a DBS Disclosure check and references will be taken up prior to interview.

 

Vacancies at Early Education

Trustees with expertise in finance and/or marketing and communications

Early Education is seeking to co-opt up to to trustees with expertise in finance and/or marketing and communications.  Follow the links for further details.

Associates - freelance trainers and consultants

We have a rolling programme of recruitment for well-qualified and experienced trainers and consultants to join our team of Associates.  If you might be interested, find out more about our existing team of Associates and details of how to apply.