Vacancies at Highfields
Full time, term-time position in Early Years
We are seeking to appoint a new member of staff into our Explorers room (aged 2 -3) to work in partnership with the Early Years team. You need to have a childcare qualification to NVQ level 2 or 3, recent experience working with 2-3 year olds and be passionate about supporting young children to help them thrive. The following are desirable:
- Understanding the importance of open-ended play and using loose parts to enhance children’s play and explorations;
- Understanding “in the moment” planning.
This role is 40 hours a week, Monday to Friday, term time only, with some 7:30am starts and 18:00 finishes on a rota basis.
For applicants with more experience we may offer a management role but applications are also welcome from those seeking a non-managerial role as an early year’s practitioner.
All applications to be made in writing to the Early Years Lead, Mrs Anna Saunders at [email protected] or to Highfields School, London Road, Newark NG24 3AL.
Closing date for applications: Wednesday 25th May 2022
Interviews: Week commencing Monday 6th June 2022
Start date: Monday 5th September 2022
Highfields School is committed to safeguarding its staff and pupils and all appointments are made subject to a full enhanced DBS check.