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EYFS Teacher (with Phase Leader responsibility)

The Rookeries Carleton Junior Infant and Nursery SchoolPontefract

Ref: P513

Required for September 2021

Pontefract Academies Trust is seeking to appoint an EYFS class teacher with EYFS phase leader responsibility at The Rookeries Junior, Infant and Nursery School for September 2021.

Salary: MPS/UPS plus TLR2a

At The Rookeries we aim to provide a creative, enjoyable and rewarding learning experience for each pupil in an inclusive, secure and stimulating environment. Our goal is to ensure that no pupil is disadvantaged because of their background or educational needs, and to guarantee that every pupil can realise their aspirations and learn in an environment that is both modern and stimulating. To ensure this intention is borne to fruition, the school have recently invested significantly in developing it’s outdoor EYFS provision which has captured the minds and imagination of the staff, pupils and local community.

The successful candidate for this role will be responsible for making significant contribution to the strategic development and direction of the EYFS provision at the school, and will lead on the future development of the EYFS curriculum, ensuring all pupils are being effectively assessed and supported in line with their bespoke needs. They will be a committed and active member of the staff team and school community.

This is a permanent, 1FTE role.

Our teachers and leaders are passionate about teaching and learning, and the successful candidate will share our rigorously high expectations for the academic, social and personal development of event pupil in our school and Trust.

The school can offer significant opportunities to work in collaboration with colleagues in the school and across the Trust, and the chance to work with ambitious and inspirational leaders.

If you are ambitious, successful and excited by learning, please contact us to arrange a visit on 01977 600368.

An application form and job description for this role can be found on the Trust website at Please return your completed application form via email to no later than Monday 24th May 2021 at 10:00am.

Please note that interviews are schedule to take place week commencing 24th May 2021.

We are an equal opportunities employer welcoming applications from everyone. Pontefract Academies Trust is wholly committed to ensuring children and young people are fully supported and safe. We are dedicated to the safeguarding of all children and young people whilst promoting their welfare, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this.

Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory DBS Enhanced Disclosure and the relevant satisfactory pre-employment checks. Shortlisted candidates will also be asked to provide criminal conviction information.

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