Early Years Lead, Manchester

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St Mary's C of E Primary SchoolManchester

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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: TLR 2B
Contract term: Permanent

St Mary’s is an outstanding school that works successfully with its diverse community. We are a forward thinking, innovative “Teaching School” with a wealth of opportunities on offer for the right candidate.

If you are looking for exciting, creative opportunities, enjoy working with a dynamic team and are committed to developing professionally, then St Mary’s has lots to offer. 

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Description of Post:

The governors wish to appoint an ambitious professional to join our supportive and progressive Early Years team as Foundation Stage Lead.


The successful candidate will have:

  • A focus on teaching and learning, driving excellent practice in Early Years.
  • Leading, managing and developing the curriculum, embedding outstanding pupil development and outcomes across school.
  • A proven impact on educational progress of pupils across school including leading, developing and enhancing the teaching practice of other staff.
  • High expectations of children and other professionals – take part in and contribute to the opportunities teaching school offer.


This post requires enhanced DBS clearance

We strongly encourage a visit to school prior to applying.

We can only shortlist applications that specifically address the person specification.

Application forms and other particulars should be returned to: School administration at admin@st-marys-mossside.manchester.sch.uk.

Closing date: Tuesday 21st May 2019 by 5pm

Shortlisting date:  Wednesday 22nd May 2019

Visits to School: By arrangement with the Head teacher

Interviews and Observations: Friday 24th May 2019

Job location

More about St Mary's C of E Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Controlled
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 5 - 11 years
Address: Adscombe Street, Alexandra Road, Manchester, Lancashire, M16 7AQ, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 161 226 1773