Early Years Lead Practitioner, Edinburgh

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ESMS - The Junior SchoolEdinburgh

Date posted:
Start date: 12 August 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £28,056 to £31,074 per annum, depending on qualifications and experience
Contract term: Permanent

We have a vacancy for a full-time, permanent Early Years Lead Practitioner within our three year old room from 12 August 2019.  The successful candidate will be required to oversee the delivery of the highest quality Early Learning and Childcare and will be responsible for the day-to-day operation of the room.  The Early Years Lead Practitioner will demonstrate energy and drive in all aspects of practice.

Although this is predominantly a term time role, the school offers an extended year provision.  The hours of work will be 38.5 hours per week during term time and 27.5 hours per week during holiday periods.  There is an entitlement to 40 days’ annual leave plus 10 statutory days when the school is closed.  The salary will be in the range £28,056 to £31,074, depending on qualifications and experience.

Applications should be in the form of a letter, addressed to Mrs Alison Lydon, Deputy Head (Early Education), and should be supported by a full Curriculum Vitae along with the names, addresses and contact details of two referees.  They should be sent by email to recruitment@esms.org.uk or by post to the HR Administrator, Erskine Stewart's Melville Schools, Ravelston, Edinburgh EH4 3NT, from whom further particulars may be obtained.  This information can also be found on our website.

The closing date is Wednesday 19 June 2019.

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More about ESMS - The Junior School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 12 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Part of Erskine Stewart's Melville Schools (ESMS), (Primary 4 to Primary 7), Queensferry Road, Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH4 3EZ, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 131 311 1111

The ESMS Junior School is a large, independent, co-educational, non-denominational day school of approximately 1250 children aged 3-12, who become members of either The Mary Erskine School or Stewart's Melville College when they finish Primary 7. &nb...