Reception Class Teacher (EYFS Coordinator), Dorset

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Leweston SchoolDorset

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Reception Class Teacher (EYFS Coordinator)

Leweston School is seeking an exceptional and committed Early Years teacher to join our thriving Pre-Prep, which offers outstanding early education. The successful candidate will be highly motivated, organised and caring, with considerable experience of teaching in a Reception class. Recognised as Independent School Parent’s Pre-Prep of the Year 2018-19, we offer small class sizes, a wonderful outdoor environment and enthusiastic, happy children. 

If you always put the children first, strive to make every aspect of your provision outstanding and enjoy a true balance of adult-led and child-initiated provision, then we urge you to apply. Our pupils benefit from an enhanced curriculum with PE, Music, Languages, Forest School, Swimming and more, led by subject specialists. As our early years’ coordinator, you will be dedicated to the constant development of our provision and will work closely with the Head to ensure that every pupil receives a broad, balanced and engaging early education. 

Applicants must have appropriate experience in a Reception class and a proven track record of outstanding teaching. Familiarity with Tapestry, or other online learning journal systems would be an advantage. 

Applications must be submitted by Monday 27 January and interviews will take place the following week. This is a permanent role, starting in March or April 2020, depending on the availability of the successful candidate. 

For further information and to request an application pack please email: or visit our website

Leweston is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. 

An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check will be required.  

A Catholic Foundation which welcomes pupils of all Denominations

  Leweston School Trust is a registered charity number 295175

More about Leweston School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Address: Senior School, Sherborne, Dorset, DT9 6EN, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1963 210691
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