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    Early Years Practitioner

Richard De Clare Community Academy

Role Profile

Salary

Scale 3, points 4-5

Actual Salary £17,179 - £17,466

Contract

Fixed Term  - Maternity Cover

27.5 Hours per week, Term Time only

Required

As Soon As Possible

About the role: 

Our ideal candidate will be a reliable, caring, flexible and enthusiastic person who genuinely enjoys interacting with children. An ability to be a positive member of a team is essential and a sense of humour would be a bonus. We are looking for an addition to our wonderful team who has the energy and enthusiasm to make a difference!

An understanding of the Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum and Statutory Framework is desirable but not essential as training can be provided. We are committed to continuous professional development and the relevant training will be provided for the successful applicant. Previous experience of working in a school or nursery setting is also desirable.

We can offer:

  • Enthusiastic and friendly children who are willing to learn.
  • An inclusive and nurturing ethos
  • Exciting and creative learning opportunities
  • A committed and dedicated staff
  • A school who has recently received a 'good' grading from OFSTED!

Work Schedule:

27.5 Hours per week Monday to Friday

Term Time Only

Fixed Term Contract – Maternity Cover

How to Apply:  

To apply for the role, please complete the application form, demonstrating how your skills and experience match the criteria in the Job Description and Person Specification and return directly to Richard de Clare Community Academy.

Application guidance notes are also available to assist you with completing your application.

Informal enquiries regarding the role can be made to the school office via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Closing Date

Sunday 16th June 2024, at Midnight

Interview Date

To be confirmed

Contact

Please email to arrange a visit to the school. Visits are strongly encouraged and warmly welcomed: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


This Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointments will be subject to DBS clearance and satisfactory references. If successful, an enhanced DBS check would be sought.

Bridge Academy Trust welcomes applications from those of all backgrounds, faiths and ethnic groups. 

 

This Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointments will be subject to DBS clearance and satisfactory references. If successful, an enhanced DBS check would be sought.

Bridge Academy Trust welcomes applications from those of all backgrounds, faiths and ethnic groups. 

Richard De Clare Community Academy
Parsonage Street
Halstead
Essex
CO9 2JT

01787 472153

www.richarddeclare.com

About Richard De Clare Community Academy

At Richard de Clare Community Academy, we pride ourselves on being a school in which children dream big, believe in their own capabilities and work hard to achieve the dreams and ambitions that they have. Our school’s core values of being kind, safe and respectful underpin our curriculum and the work that we do to ensure that children who attend our school are respectful and safe members of the school and wider community. The children that attend Richard de Clare are happy and enthusiastic and so eager to learn both inside and outside of the classroom. Alongside our delightful pupils, we offer a supportive environment with a welcoming team who are very hardworking and committed to achieving the very best outcomes for out pupils. As a school, and trust, we have a commitment to high quality continual professional development to ensure all at Richard de Clare are continually learning and improving.

Richard de Clare Community Academy is part of the Bridge Academy Trust: a collegiate and collaborative Trust, where, first and foremost, each school is a place of high quality learning, where young people ENJOY, ENRICH, ACHIEVE & ASPIRE. The core purpose is to provide high quality continuity of every child’s journey through education from 3 to 19, with a community and school-led school improvement approach and long-term sustainable strategy. Bridge Academy Trust is committed to its people strategy and prioritises staff’s development to ensure they too can enjoy, enrich, achieve and aspire.

Richard De Clare Community Academy
Parsonage Street
Halstead
Essex
CO9 2JT

01787 472153

www.richarddeclare.com