Pre-School Worker, London SW9

Closing date:

Stockwell Primary SchoolLondon SW9

Date posted:
Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Scale 3, spine point 14 - 17 (£21,189 - £22,083) pro rata. 8am till 1pm (25 hours per week, term time only)
Contract term: Permanent

We wish to appoint two experienced, enthusiastic and committed individuals who have a real passion for working within the early years and supporting the learning and development of young children. The candidate will need to have a Level 3 childcare qualification or equivalent, have experience of working in the early years and have a sound understanding and commitment to the principles of the EYFS. 

As a Pre-School Worker, you will be required to work within our pre-school class or our nursery class.  Our pre-school class is our two year provision based within Children’s Centre at Stockwell Primary School. We have 20 morning places for two year olds, all of whom are eligible for the Government’s two year old early education entitlement. Our nursery class is based within Stockwell Primary School and is for three and four year olds who attend on either a part time or full time basis. These posts are for 25 hours per week and you will be required to work from 8:00am until 1:00pm on a term time only basis.   

We are looking for someone who has:

  • A level 3 childcare qualification or equivalent
  • Experience of working within the Early Years 
  • Proven ability to observe, record and plan to support and develop children’s learning 
  • Knowledge of EYFS and Ofsted requirements
  • Commitment to continuing professional development and willingness to undertake training as required to develop skills 

We can offer you:

• A friendly and enthusiastic working environment

• Supportive Colleagues

• Opportunities for continuous professional development

• Opportunity to work within our successful and innovative federation 

We are a federation that values and invests in staff, excellent training, development, and planned career progression. We are a team of ordinary individuals who genuinely enjoy working together to create extraordinary outcomes, and we have an opportunity for you to join us. 

The Governing Board expects all staff and volunteers to share our commitment to safeguarding children. We follow safer recruitment practices and all appointments are subject to satisfactory DBS checks and references.

To obtain a recruitment pack, please email  or call 0207 326 7328 to request one.

Closing date: Wednesday 16th January 2019

Shortlisting date: Thursday 17th January 2019 

Interviews: Monday 21st January 2019

Successful candidates will be asked to apply for an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service. Further information about the disclosure can be found at and in the recruitment pack.

Lambeth Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers and external agencies to share this commitment.

Lambeth aims for quality services and equal opportunities for all.

Stockwell Primary School

Stockwell Road, London SW9 9TG

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More about Stockwell Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Stockwell Road, London, SW9 9TG, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 7274 7687
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