EYFS Teacher for Forest School Provision, Walthamstow

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St Mary's CofE Primary SchoolWalthamstow

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

EYFS Teacher (for Forest School)

Post available: 

· Level 3 or higher Forest school trained (or willing to undergo this training)

· QTS 


· Competitive - Depending on experience and qualifications

Employer: Little Learners Nursery Group

Location: Walthamstow

Contract Type: Full time (36 hours per week- 4 days 8-6pm with 1 rest day) – negotiable if QTS

Contract Term: Permanent (52 weeks) – negotiable if QTS (term time if required)

Closing date: 7th January 2019

Observations & Interviews: TBC  

Start Date: ASAP

Little Learners Nursery Group are growing and we have excellent professional development opportunities for enthusiastic and committed Forest School practitioners. 

St Mary’s is judged as Good with outstanding features & St Saviour’s as outstanding in all areas by Ofsted. We have recently invested heavily in new indoor and outdoor learning environments for babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers. 

We are looking to recruit a new Teacher to add to our EYFS team to work in our new Forest Pre-school room. You will be an excellent Early Years Nursery Practitioner with ideally a  level 3 in forest schools with QTS.

You will:

· Be a lover of the outdoors willing to get muddy and wet 

· Provide the children with a safe, secure and home like environment

· Have a working knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage

· Operate a key person system and liaise with parents, carers, and senior staff

· Work as part of a highly motivated and professional team

· Plan, prepare and lead Forest Nursery activities

· Support Pupils to participate in forest Nursery activities that enhance their learning

· Assessment, Monitoring and Evaluation of pupil progress

· Administration and Management of Resources

· Promote the health & safety of staff and pupils participating in Forest Nursery’s activities

Do you have:

• An appropriate qualification and/or recognised by the DFE as full and relevant for the EYFS.

• Forest school Level 3 or 4 qualification 

• At least 2 years of Forest School Experience 

• The commitment to provide first class Forest School curriculum 

• The ability to promote good practice in a professional manner

• Good organisational skills

• A caring, kind and approachable manner

• An understanding of how children develop and learn 

• Good English, Mathematics and ICT skills 

• The ability to work on your own initiative

• The ability to lead a team 

We can offer: 

· A welcoming Nursery

· An excellent holiday package 

· Close links with the church, schools and local community

· Enthusiastic, well-behaved children who are eager to learn

· Excellent career development

· Bespoke training programmes

· Hardworking, motivated and positive colleagues 

If you are ambitious, successful and excited by learning, please contact the school and nursery office to arrange a visit.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo Child Protection screening, including checks with past employers and the Criminal Records Bureau. References will be taken up before interviews are offered.

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More about St Mary's CofE Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 5 - 11 years
Address: Brooke Road, Walthamstow, London, E17 9HJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 208 521 1066
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