Foundation Stage Teacher, Sheffield

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Southey Green Community Primary School and NurseriesSheffield
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Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Main scale - UPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes


Post: Foundation Stage Teacher - 1 Permanent post and 1 Fixed Term 18 Month contract

School: Southey Green Primary School & Nurseries

Start Date: ASAP

Salary: M1 – UPS 

In order to raise standards and increase capacity within the Foundation Stage Team we are looking to appoint an additional Early Years Teacher to join our committed Foundation Stage.

Southey Green is a large three form entry primary school with two nurseries in north Sheffield (Group Size 4, NOR: 736). Following the OFSTED inspection in March 2016 Southey Green is proud to say that it is a ‘GOOD’ school.

The school is at the heart of its community and in January 2013 became a member of Tapton School Academy Trust. Tapton is an ‘Outstanding’ secondary school in Sheffield and the Academy Trust is rapidly establishing itself within the city.

Membership of the Academy Trust provides a range of opportunities for partnership working and continuing professional development with an outstanding secondary school and a network of primary schools within the locality. We are all working together to establish really effective practice for the benefit of every child.

You will need to:

  • Demonstrate and consistently deliver ‘Good’      and ‘Outstanding’ teaching
  • Have      an excellent knowledge of Early Years Practice
  • Have high expectations of every child enabling      them to make exceptional progress
  • Have excellent organisational and      communication skills
  • Share our vision for providing an outstanding      education for the children in our care.

We can offer you:

· Staff with a vision of excellence for the future

· Children who love learning and want to achieve

· A well-resourced and stimulating environment

· A strong emphasis on teamwork

· High quality CPD opportunities

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed. We have the following dates available at 4pm:

12th March 2018 & 13th March 2018

Application forms can be obtained at under the Community/Jobs page.

Completed applications should be returned to

Please do not complete a Local Authority Application form for this post.

Further information relevant to this post, including a recruitment pack is available on line via the school website.

Closing date for applications: Thursday 15th March 2018 

Short-listing: Friday 16th March 2018

Interviews: Tuesday 21st March 2018

Southey Green Primary School and Nurseries is committed to safeguarding and promoting the interests of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

References for short-listed candidates will be requested before the interview.

Successful applicants will be required to undertake a DBS Enhanced Disclosure.

Job location

More about Southey Green Community Primary School and Nurseries
Address: Crowder Avenue, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S5 7QG, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 114 2326879