Nursery Teacher – MAT Cover, Battersea, London SW11 2TD

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Sacred Heart RC Primary SchoolBattersea, London SW11 2TD

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Start date: Required for February 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Teachers pay Scale
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

2 Term Contract

Sacred Heart is a vibrant two form Catholic inner city primary school, with an attached ASD base. We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated Early Years teacher to join our, friendly team of staff in the nursery to cover a maternity leave. Our children are lively and a pleasure to teach, they will welcome you wholeheartedly to the Sacred Heart community. This post will suit someone who has a passion for teaching young children, whose main aim is to nurture and support our youngest and most inquisitive learners. Applications are welcomed from both experienced and newly qualified teachers.

A practicing Catholic would be preferred, but applications from candidates who are supportive of our strong Catholic ethos are very welcome too.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be an excellent class practitioner for our nursery children and will provide the highest quality early years teaching and learning experiences. 
  • Have an excellent understanding of the EYFS curriculum and know how very young children develop and learn. 
  • Have a clear commitment to developing all pupils, raising standards and accelerating pupil's progress. 
  • Have secure EYFS subject knowledge with literacy and numeracy skills in particular. 
  • Have experience in using EYFS assessment data to inform the learning provision to meet the varied needs of children in their class. 
  • Be fully committed to working collaboratively within a church school ethos and the wider school community. 
  • Be fully committed to the safeguarding and wellbeing of all pupils.

In return we can offer:

  • A well-resourced and well staffed Nursery and EYFS team in a friendly and supportive working environment. 
  • A proactive and enthusiastic staff team dedicated to nurturing and teaching young children. 
  • Well behaved and motivated children.

Visits are warmly welcomed and car parking facilities are available.

For further information and to apply please download an application and details from below or from the Wandsworth Council website  Alternatively please contact ­­­­the school for any further details on the telephone number below.

Completed application should be returned to the school either by email, post or fax.

Closing date: 17 November 2017 (at noon) 

Interview: Week commencing 20 November 2017

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

This post is subject to a DBS check. 

CVs are not accepted.

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More about Sacred Heart RC Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Este Road, Battersea, London, SW11 2TD, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 7223 5611
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