Nursery Class HLTA (or other equivalent suitable qualification)

Full time 1 year fixed term role from September 2020
(with potential for this to be extended)
Salary: scale dependent on qualification and experience


The trustees of our happy and thriving school with superb facilities, located on the outskirts of central Carlisle, seek to employ a suitably qualified Nursery leader for our nursery class, who is energetic, passionate and enthusiastic about teaching and learning to join our friendly, motivated and supportive team. This position has a start date of September 2020.

The successful candidate will:
*Be a passionate, caring and inspirational nursery practitioner
*Have the skill to encourage independent learning in the pupils
*Create a stimulating and imaginative classroom environment
*Have high expectations of both themselves and pupils with a commitment to challenge learners to achieve well
*Work well as part of a team and are flexible, self-motivated and reliable

We can offer:
*A commitment to your personal and professional development and the opportunity to develop your role as a member of a strong Early Years unit
*Excellent facilities in an enviable location
*A supportive staff, who work hard together with the children at the heart of learning
*Collaboration and partnership with a wide range of colleagues across a growing multi academy trust
*Our Yewdale children, who strive to be the best they can be, in all that they do

For an application pack please http://visit or contact the school on 07923 125344.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Enhanced DBS and Barred List checks are required for this post.

In light of the current situation with Covid-19 and the difficulties this presents to schools and candidates, we will be operating a rolling recruitment process.

This means that we are currently accepting applications and will continue to do so until the posts are filled. Therefore, we would encourage the submission of early application forms as we reserve the right to close the application process at any point in time.

Please note: applicants should complete a Cumbria Education Trust application form which can be obtained by contacting the school as outlined above.

Job description Nursery

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