Assistant Head (EYFS and Key Stage 1), Derbyshire

Closing date:Expiring tomorrow

The ElmsDerbyshire

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

An exceptional opportunity for an experienced and innovative teacher and leader to be part of The Elms Leadership team responsible for driving the school through the next exciting phase of its development.

As the Nursery and Junior school of Trent College, The Elms is very popular, happy and successful, with a full roll in almost every class and a total of 430 children from Nursery to Year 6. Conveniently located between Nottingham and Derby, it combines the best of city culture and a countryside location. 

The Elms has modern, purpose-built premises and shares a wonderful 45-acre campus with Trent College. Facilities are extremely impressive, the academic education is outstanding, and there is a huge choice of co-curricular and sporting activities. 

The Assistant Head is responsible for developing the Nursery, Pre-School and Key Stage 1 and so the successful candidate must be an inspirational classroom practitioner with the confidence to further develop our high academic standards and outstanding pastoral care.

Full details and an application form can be downloaded from  

Closing date: Noon on Friday, 22nd March 2019.

Interview date: w/c 1st April 2019.

Trent College and The Elms are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Please note, should your application be successful a full range of vetting checks will be undertaken including an enhanced DBS check.

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More about The Elms
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 1 - 11 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Nursery & Junior School to Trent College, Derby Road, Long Eaton, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG10 4AD, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 115 849 4942
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The Elms is the private  Nursery and Junior school to Trent College. We are an independent school in Nottingham of 400 boys and girls aged 3 months to 11 years old. Through first class teaching, excellent pastoral care and great extra curricular...