EYFS Class Teacher, Haringey

Closing date:Expiring soon

Norfolk House SchoolHaringey

Date posted:
Start date: April 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Norfolk House is seeking to appoint a highly skilled Early Years Teacher to join our team from April 2019. A dynamic, committed and inspiring EYFS teacher, you will join a committed team of early years staff that comprises Qualified Teachers and Montessori Directresses. 

This is a rare and exciting opportunity for someone innovative and aspiring to join a team committed to developing teaching and learning practice in a popular and leading Preparatory School. 

Building on the history of this former stand alone Montessori Pre-school, our early years is now part of a through school educating children aged 2-11 years. Situated on a seperate site dedicated to the younger year levels, we have a strong pedagogical underpinning in delivering high quality early years education in both the Montessori tradition and in the EYFS curriculum. We are looking to develop our provision to create a continuous and progressive EYFS curriculum that builds on the excellent Montessori history of the Pre-school and respects the heritage of the Montessori curriculum whilst preparing children for the National Curriculum. 

The successful candidate will be appointed as class teacher for pupils within our Nursery. Our small class sizes ensure that we can give our pupils the best education and be rewarded with children who are excited by learning. 

At Norfolk House School we offer:

A nurturing and all-round academic school, unique in its context;

Motivated, well-rounded and excited children, eager to learn;

Excellent professional development opportunities within the school, through Bellevue Education and the Independent Schools Association

An excellent challenge and the opportunity to be part of a new school vision;

A team of motivated, committed and talented staff

We are seeking an teacher who will:

Be an excellent and experienced early years practitioner with QTS ideally with an early years specialism at Degree level;

Enjoy the challenge of a dynamic and creative curriculum;

Bring a sense of excitement to lessons;

Be open to incorporating Montessori pedagogy into their practice;

Incorporate innovative use of ICT into lessons, exploiting all opportunities where appropriate to enhance Teaching and Learning;

Understand how best to develop individual pupils’ potential;

Be energetic and strongly self-motivated;

Be an effective communicator and team player;

Be very organised yet able to work flexibly.

Our salary scale is in line with the teachers’ outer london pay scale and we offer staff the opportunity to join the school’s attractive pension scheme. We also provide breakfast and lunch for staff. Shortlisted candidates are warmly welcome to visit the school prior to interview.

To apply, please download the application from the website or contact Kirsty Mardell at: kmardell@norfolkhouseschool.org

Norfolk House School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the

welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. References and full DBS disclosure will be undertaken before appointment.

Closing Date: Monday 21/01/19

Interviews (envisaged): Week beginning Monday 28/01/19

Norfolk House School is part of Bellevue Education Group www.blvue.com

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More about Norfolk House School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Address: 10 Muswell Avenue, Muswell Hill, London, N10 2EG, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 88834584
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Norfolk House School is a leading London Preparatory School for boys and girls aged 4 -11.
The school takes great pride in its happy and warm environment, where each and every pupil is valued and supported. Pupils at Norfolk House are nurtured and gu...