Pre-School Manager

Amblecote Primary School, DY8 4DQ
£22,039.74 - £24,916.38 per annum
05 Jul 2022
03 Oct 2022
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Contract Type
Full time permanent
Working Pattern
Term time

Amblecote is a school where everyone matters, and we strive to make all learning memorable and meaningful. Our children are taught the key skills, knowledge and values which will help to ensure they can be successful in whatever their futures hold. 

Our children’s happiness and safety are of utmost importance to us, and we understand that every child has unique and individual needs which must be met for them to flourish.

We are a true learning community, school and home together. We provide our children with a broad and rich curriculum, grounded in high expectations and equality for all. We aim to inspire our children to achieve great things, whilst providing the support and challenge they need to do so. We believe that education must prepare children for the future; equipping them with the skills that will improve their life chances.

The governors are looking to appoint an inspirational Pre-School Manager to lead our Governor Led Pre-School.

The successful candidate will be someone who will support the school’s aim to help children thrive and achieve positive life outcomes by preparing them for their educational journey through inspiring and creative learning opportunities.

We are looking for someone who:

  • loves working with children and put them at the heart of all they do;
  • has considerable experience working within an EYFS setting and has had a role of responsibility;
  • is enthusiastic and is ready for a new and exciting challenge to join our friendly, hardworking EYFS team;
  • can motivate, lead and inspire your team and help them to grow as educators;
  • has a superb understanding of child-development and is focused on delivering excellent standards of care and education;
  • is willing to contribute to the life of our school and its community.

The full Job Description is attached - please read before applying.

The successful applicant will join an exceptionally hardworking team both in pre-school and across the EYFS. They will have very high expectations of pupils’ achievement and behaviour. The successful applicant will have a genuine enthusiasm for whole school life and will be committed to support our children make progress.  

Closing date: Monday 3rd October 2022 at 5pm

Teaching observations: Week beginning Monday 10th October 

Interview & Presentation: Monday 17th October

We warmly welcome and encourage visits to the school.

Please contact our office 01384 818335 (8335) to arrange a visit.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children; therefore the post is subject to medical clearance and an enhanced DBS check.

N.B. We reserve the right to close this vacancy prior to the advertised date should we receive a large number of applications.

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