Reception Teacher & Year Group Leader

12 Feb 2017
12 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Reception Teacher & Year Group Leader - Peckham, South London

Applications are now being accepted for this Reception Teacher & Year Group Leader position in this large and beautifully equipped primary school in Peckham, South London; this is a great opportunity for an inspirational individual looking to lead and guide colleagues whilst also still enjoy their Reception Teacher duties.

The school has a brand new state of the art Early Years department and due to the size of the school has Year Group Leaders rather than a Head of EYFS. You will work closely with not just your fellow Reception Teachers but also those who lead Nursery and Key Stage 1.

If you want to work in a school who whilst already achieving great things still strive to improve and are open to new ideas and input then this is the perfect role for you!

***Experienced Reception Teacher required
***Year Group Leader role as well as Reception Teacher
***State of the art EYFS department at this trend-setting primary
***Based in Peckham, South London
***Inner London Pay Scale + TLR
***Permanent, Full-Time position starting September
***Large 4 form school with extensive career development opportunities
***Reception Teacher & Year Group Leader role

About the Role - Reception Teacher & Year Group Leader
At this modern school, as a Reception Teacher you will be teaching a mixed ability class including students with SEN and EAL needs. CPD is on offer for all staff and is top notch, as the Year Group Leader you will not only be able to take advantage of this but also given the chance to help shape the CPD for your team. As a Lead Reception Teacher & Year Group Leader you will have access to and be expected to make the most of the school's first class facilities, nowhere is this more apparent than in the newly upgraded EYFS department.

The School - Reception Teacher & Year Group Leader
This school is a forward thinking primary with an 'Outstanding' rating from Ofsted. This is down to the amazing commitment, achievement, and spirit displayed by all within the school and is something that is to be built on and improved still further. The school has a varied and sometimes challenging student intake so although already at an Outstanding level there will be plenty of scope for you to really make your mark as the new Reception Teacher & Year Group Leader.

Person Specification - Reception Teacher & Year Group Leader
As you would expect with any modern primary, they want creative and passionate Reception Teachers. As the Year Group Leader you must lead from the front in this respect and be able to motivate and inspire your team. Experience working in an environment with heightened numbers of SEN pupils and those who speak 'English as an Additional Language' would be a big plus in regards to your application. Above all the Head wants to meet a Reception Teacher & Year Group Leader with the drive to deliver fun, enjoyable lessons that engage and improve your students development.