3-4 year old Senior Lead – Netherthong Preschool and out of school club

An exciting new position has opened up at our setting due to a team restructure. We are seeking an enthusiastic and committed 3–4-year-old Senior Lead. The role will require the successful candidate to help lead, support and motivate our friendly team as part of a joint deputy role. As well as plan and deliver the early year curriculum to our 3–4-year-old (pre-school) cohort from September 2024.

Netherthong Pre-School is a happy and vibrant setting, which has recently made huge improvements to the quality of education provided leading to an Ofsted rating of Good in all areas when inspected in October 2022. Our setting is extremely popular, and we are proud to be oversubscribed for the coming academic year.

Successful applicants will have the skills to manage the education and care of our 3-4 year old cohort under the setting managers direction and have the vision to make the educational experience truly outstanding for our children and families. In the absence of the setting manager, you will have joint responsibility with the other lead for compliance with all regulatory requirements and for maintaining positive working relationships with staff, parents and carers. The 3-4 year old group lead will also work closely with our local primary school to ensure a smooth transition for children as they leave the Pre-School and start their new adventure.

We can offer you:

-Cheerful and enthusiastic children who are always keen to play and learn

-A fantastic team of hardworking and friendly individuals, who work tirelessly to make the learning experience amazing for our children

-A supportive network of trustees, who share the drive and ambition to make continuous improvements to our Pre-School

-An opportunity to gain valuable experience and develop professionally, in a motivating and supportive setting

-Some flexibility in working hours within our opening hours

-Free childcare at holiday club and wrap around club for up to 2 children, and discounted rates after this

-Working for a Charity Incorporated Organisation (CIO) which is non-profit and proud to provide an excellent service to our local community

We are looking for someone who:

-Is committed to inspiring enthusiasm and progress in Early Years Education

-Has high expectations of all children and staff in the setting

-Can work well as part of a forward-thinking team

-Has a minimum of a Level 3 qualification in childcare

-Has at least 2 years’ experience working in an Early Years setting and preferably supervisory experience within this

-Has good written and verbal skills for report writing, maintaining child records and providing feedback to parents/carers and colleagues

-Has a thorough knowledge of child development and a good understanding of specific needs of individual children.

-Preferably has experience of working with 3-4 year old children and a secure understanding of appropriate developmental expectations of this age group.

Please note we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and all roles are subject to an enhanced DBS check. A conviction may not exclude candidates from appointment but will be considered as part of the recruitment process.

Hours: 32-37 hours per week, across Monday- Friday within our opening hours of 7:30-5:30, with a potential day off each week

Number of jobs: 1

Location: School Street, Netherthong, Holmfirth, HD9 3EB

Position type: Term-time and Full-time applications considered.

Length of contract: Permanent (subject to the completion of a successful 6-month probation period)

Salary: £12.59ph annual salary tbc dependent on agreed working hours

For more information about the school please go to our website.

How to apply: Please email netherthongps@gmail.com to request an application form or send us an up to date CV and cover letter. Completed application forms/CV/cover letter need returning by email to netherthongps@gmail.com.
Please add “As seen on Holmfirth.info” when applying, thank you.

Closing date: Friday 26thth July

Interview dates: W/c: 29th July

Start date: 2nd September 2024


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