Job Title: Pre-school Leader
Salary Scale: £19,500 - £23,500 (Negotiable and experience based)
Contract Type: Permanent
Employment Type: Full Time
Start Date: 4th October 2021
GSL Education Watford is seeking an experienced Pre-school Leader for a school located in Hertfordshire. The school requires an experienced professional who has the passion and determination to work in the education sector. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills and have a love for working with children. The selection of applicants will be based on a trial and interview with the school.
This is an OFSTED rated 'Outstanding' school which believes in 'learning through play' strategy. They are very focused about keeping track of their pupils and they document every step with pure perfection. The school applies necessary techniques to familiarize its pupils with the school surroundings so that every child feels welcomed. Moreover, the school ensures each child has an individual attendant to solve parents' queries.
As a Pre-school Leader, you will possess the following:
Able to draw up long, medium- and short-term plans (EYFS curriculum)
Capable of monitoring the effectiveness of the pre-school curriculum, activities and events as well as leading the pre-school sessions as required
Ability to communicate effectively with a range of people (specifically with parents as well as children in addition to the staff).
Capable to chair regular staff/planning meetings and to attend half termly Pre-school Management Committee meetings
Experienced to provide high quality teaching, ensuring that staff are properly deployed and offer appropriate stimulation and support to the children
Knowledge regarding economic use of resources and materials and to maintain and order supplies throughout the year
Applicants are required to have:
CACHE Level 3 Diploma in Pre-school Practice, NVQ Level 3 or equivalent.
Previous experience of working with children
At least two years' experience in a management/leader role (deputy position acceptable)
A minimum of Early Years Level 3 (full and relevant) or equivalent
Educated to GCSE standard or equivalent (grade A-C in Maths & English)
Full knowledge and understanding of the Early Years Foundation Stage
Ability to plan and implement a pre-school curriculum
Hold the Right to Work in the UK
Hold an enhanced child barred list DBS certificate registered with the online update service or be willing to process a new application through us
Able to provide two professional child related referencesGSL Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All our roles are subject to relevant checks and procedures. Our advertised teaching roles relate to real vacancies that exist at our client schools. We also offer, via our partner, access to accredited Education relevant CPD courses.
For further information on this role or to register your interest please click 'Apply', and please do not hesitate to contact Moynul at GSL Education Watford