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Nursery Teacher - Full-time

West Borough Primary School, Maidstone

  • Ref:KCC886-2653-92T
  • Posted:02/05/2019
  • Pay:MPS/UPS
  • Start Date:Sep 2019
  • App Close Date:17/05/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:W/C 20th May 2019


At West Borough we consider our Nursery to be an integral part of our School where our children get the best start in their educational journey. At our purpose built Nursery we are looking for a highly skilled teacher to lead our 'Outstanding' provision into its next phase.

Are you a practioner who will:

  • Be enthusiastic and committed to providing high quality education for this age group
  • Have experience and qualifications relevant to the EYFS
  • Be able to effectively lead and manage a team and act on their own initiative
  • Be able to provide a stimulating environment both inside and outside and plan exciting activities for children
  • Be able to foster positive links between home and school
  • Ensure transtion between Nursery and Year R?

Then we could be the setting for you!

Our Nursery caters for up to 60 children every day (30 children per session) from the age of 3. We are open from 8.35am to 3.20pm Monday to Friday, term-time only, and offer flexible sessions for pupils for up to 30 hours per week.

We currently have 4 members of staff with a huge amount of expertise; their experience and strong practice have brought us to our current Outstanding Ofsted judgement.

The successful candidate must have:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • A sound knowledge of the EYFS and child development
  • SEN knowledge
  • Knowledge of child protection and safeguarding procedures
  • Effective leadership skills
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • An understanding of health and safety relevant to this age group

Does this sound like you?

If so then we would love to hear from you. Please contact the Headteacher if you would like to come and look round or for an informal chat about the role. Visits to the school are strongly encouraged.

Information about the school

We are a Good school with Outstanding features. We have 16 classes including our maintained Nursery.

A set of Core Values underpin all that we do which ensure high expectations of both learning and behaviour. Our inclusive school is based on a large, well resourced site just outside Maidstone town centre. Our excellent facilities include refurbished classrooms, library, extensive outdoor learning areas and an ASD Satellite. Our school also has a Children's Centre within the grounds.

Our happy and caring ethos is full of well motivated children, supported by a hardworking and fully committed team of staff and governors.

West Borough Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants for this post will be subject to a DBS check and successful references prior to a start date.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01622 729512


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.