Early Years Educator - Early Learning School

Reddam House BerkshireWokingham

ABOUT US

Reddam House Berkshire is a co-educational, independent school, housed in a Victorian mansion and set in 125 acres of wood and parkland.

Around 600 students between the ages of 3 months and 18 years are registered here (day students and boarders from age 11+). Children are recognised as individuals with unique skills to celebrate and given tailored support and guidance at each stage of their school career. Our structure of Early Learning School, Junior School, Middle School and Senior School means that every year group works with professionals who specialize and enjoy working with the students in their care.

The unique Reddam House philosophy and our formula for success are based to a large degree on the quality and depth of our curricula, cultural and sporting activities and especially our teaching staff, fully recognising that what goes on in the classroom between teacher and student strongly influences the success of the school.

THE ROLE

We are seeking to appoint a committed and dynamic Early Years Educator who will be working with children aged 3 months to 24 months providing care, play activities and supporting the EYFS assessment.  You will need good communication skills at all levels in order to build relationships with children, parents and other members of school staff.

This is a maternity cover role to start in April 2021, working all year round, 4 days per week.

Opportunities for a permanent position are highly likely to become available during this time or following the maternity cover. 

SALARY AND BENEFITS

  • Competitive salary;
  • School’s pension scheme, as well as a death in service benefit;
  • Staff at Reddam House are eligible for school fee discounts of up to 50%, subject to their child(ren) meeting the entrance requirements;
  • Free delicious lunch each day;
  • All staff may park in the school car park.

HOW TO APPLY

Please download our application form and send to vacancies@reddamhouse.org.uk.

Alternatively, an application/information pack can be downloaded from http://reddamhouse.org.uk/contact/work-with-us.

Closing date:  09:00 - 26th February 2021

Reddam House is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers and other third parties to share this commitment.  Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment background checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. Appointment is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check for regulated activity.

NB:  Applications may be considered whilst the post is being advertised. Reddam House reserves the right to close adverts earlier than the stated deadline. We advise early applications are submitted.

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