Early Years Teacher - Leatherhead, Surrey

Tigerlily Childcare
12 Jan 2018
11 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
** Preschool Early Years Teacher - Leatherhead, Surrey ****Salary up to £24,000**
We are seeking an Early Years Teacher at this lovely setting in Leatherhead, Surrey.
As Preschool Teacher, you will be passionate about working with children, watching them develop under your care and looking to continue your career with a reputable nursery committed to happiness of the children and staff.
Essential Qualifications:QTSEYTSEYPS
Main duties:1.To assist with the planning of the curriculum, implementing the EYFS (Early Years' Foundation Stage curriculum) with the aim of enabling and encouraging the intellectual, emotional and social development of the children. The main aim is to prepare all children to be school ready with a particular focus to the prime areas of learning. 2.Monitoring the children’s progress observations and updating the children’s profiles regularly.3.To undertake daily risk assessments and set up according to daily/weekly planning, ensuring that all resources/materials are age appropriate. 4.To act as a key person to a group of children, liaising closely with parents/carers and ensuring each child's needs are recognised and met accordingly. Communicate with parents on a daily/weekly basis.5.To advice the room leader and/or manager of any concerns regarding child protection, well-being, special educational needs, parents/carers or the safety of equipment, preserving confidentiality as necessary. 6.To be aware of any special educational needs a child may have and to familiarise oneself with any relevant documents regarding a child’s learning and liaising with the setting’s SENCo as needed. 7.To keep completely confidential any information regarding the children, their families, staff and the setting. 8.To keep up-to-date with current practice, and to attend ongoing training. 9. To adhere to all policies. All staff must read all policies prior to starting their role and sign to acknowledge.
Person specification and essential criteria:1.Personable and willingness to learn.2.Thorough understanding of the EYFS specifically the prime areas of learning. 3.Very good knowledge and understanding of observation and planning methods.4.Friendly, adaptable and able to work as part of a team whilst also using initiative. 5.Excellent communicator with both parents and staff. 6.Ideally, a degree level candidate, and willing to continue with their ongoing professional development. 7.A satisfactory enhanced DBS check which confirms suitability to work with children.
Salary for Preschool Early Years Teacher is up to £24,000
Tigerlily Recruitment are here to help you to make the right choice in your next career move - if you meet the criteria set above, or would like Early Years Career advice please apply ASAP for an informal and confidential chat.

We currently have Nursery Manager, Deputy Nursery Manager, Montessori, QTS, Room Leader and Nursery Nurse / Nursery Practitioner vacancies
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