Early Years Graduate

Birkenhead School Prep
£19,200 per annum
06 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The Early Years Department is seeking a qualified and experienced Early Years Graduate to join the existing Pre-Prep team, as a Key Worker. They will be responsible for educating and nurturing children between the ages of 3 and 4 years old. The role involves building a familiar and trustworthy relationship with individual children, attending to their physical needs and sharing with parents their child’s achievements.

The role is to commence in January 2018 and is a year round position. The hours of work are between 8am and 6pm (but usually 8.15am – 4.15pm)

Our Pre-Prep is situated in its own purpose designed classroom which is bright, spacious and modern. The Pre-Prep has a happy, homely and vibrant atmosphere, with an emphasis on forging a strong home/ school link, to ensure children make a confident and happy start to their education.

Our Pre-Prep has a strong reputation for providing excellent pre-school preparation and we are keen to continue developing this and promoting the onward educational journey through the School. As we have our own Nursery, Prep School and Senior School, it is possible for children to be cared for and educated at Birkenhead School for 18 years!

The salary for this role is £19,200 per annum. This is a year round post with 35 days’ leave (including public holidays and Christmas). The School operates a pension scheme via “The People’s Pension” – matching individual contributions of up to 5% of income.

Letters of application, together with a completed application form (including names and addresses of two referees) should be sent to:

Mrs Jan Dorney, Head of Early Years, Birkenhead School,57 Shrewsbury Road, Oxton, Wirral CH43 2JA

Application forms can be downloaded from the School’s website.

The closing date for applications is 4pm on Tuesday 14th November 2017

Interviews will take place on 23rd November 2017

For more information about the School visit our website

All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Scheme) disclosure and other safer recruitment measures to secure the safeguarding of children.

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