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EYFS Class Teacher


An opportunity has presented itself where, due to promotion, we are looking for an EYFS class teacher. 

ECT's are welcome to apply but for more experienced practitioners there is a potential opportunity for a leadership role with a TLR3, teaching in Reception Class and overseeing our thriving Pre School.


We offer:

  • Happy, caring, confident, motivated children who love learning
  • A hardworking team of dedicated staff
  • A supportive community which has strong links with parents and Parish
  • A proactive approach to your Professional Development
  • An active and supportive Governing Body


We are looking for a teacher who will:

  • Be a committed practising Catholic or who is willing to be supportive of our Catholic ethos and practices.
  • Have the highest expectations for all children, ensuring outstanding progress.
  • Be a proven, excellent classroom teacher with EYFS experience
  • Have a commitment to teaching an inspiring Early Years Curriculum
  • Understand recent developments in the EYFS curriculum and assessment
  • Demonstrate high expectations of learning, achievement & behaviour
  • Be able to motivate, challenge and enthuse our children
  • Show excellent communication and inter-personal skills to lead a team effectively
  • Inspire and engage all children creatively in the learning process.
  • Be committed to developing our team and maintaining effective relationships within the parish and wider school community.
  • Participate fully in the curricular, extra-curricular and religious life of our school.
  • Aspire to excel professionally.
  • ECTs welcome to apply.


Our children want someone who:

  • Is kind and understanding
  • Is firm but fair
  • Delivers fun lessons and exciting learning
  • Will follow our Gospel virtues
  • Is smiley and happy
  • Can help them to bring out the best in themselves


Our Lady & St Kenelm Catholic Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


Visits are warmly welcomed and encouraged.


Please ring or email for an appointment: 01384 816880

Closing date:  Friday 24th June at 12 noon


Lesson observations:  Thursday 30th June
Interviews for successful candidates: Monday 4th July