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Vacancy - Nursery Pre-school Teacher 0.8 FTE – Maternity Cover


The Principal and Directors of our Academy and Day Nursery are seeking to appoint an outstanding and inspirational Early Years Foundation Stage Teacher to teach in the Nursery preschool, to cover a period of maternity leave.  The successfully candidate will commence in the post from 19th April 2021.


We are looking for a candidate with proven experience in Early Years, who sets high aspirations for children and makes learning enjoyable and inspires a sense of discovery.  The ideal candidate will be someone who ensures everyone they teach feels valued and that each child is helped to develop their potential. 

Candidates should demonstrate a commitment to ensure that each unique child has opportunities to interact in positive relationships, enabling environments, whilst embracing the development of the social and emotional aspects of their learning. The ability to work as part of a team is essential.  The candidate will need to demonstrate an excellent understanding of teaching, learning and assessment in EYFS. A strong commitment to parental and community involvement is also required.

Monks Coppenhall Academy and Day Nursery is committed to safeguarding children and young people. All post holders are subject to appropriate vetting procedures and a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. Application forms and further details are available from the academy website. Two references will be required for the successful candidate and one must be from the current employer.

The appointment will only be confirmed after successful DBS checks and relevant safeguarding checks have been carried out.  

If you would like to contact the Principal to discuss the vacancy, please telephone the Academy on 01270 814040.

Interested candidates please complete the application form and supporting letter of no more than 2 sides of A4 font size 12 and return to Mrs Z Holloway via email

Closing date: 9th March 2021 5.00pm

Observations & Interviews Week beginning: 15th March 2021



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