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St James CofE Primary and Nursery School

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As the school grows, we will be recruiting staff to education and support roles. We are currently recruiting for the post of Temporary / Maternity Cover Foundation Stage Practitioner - Level 3


Job Term:  Temporary /Maternity Cover  Hours:  1072.5 hours per annum  27.5 hours per week / term time plus non pupil days   9am - 3pm Monday to Friday inclusive 

Salary / Grade:  £11,944 per annum / Grade C 

Closing Date:   12 noon on Monday 18th January 2021 

Interview Date:  Tuesday 26th January 2021  


St James Church of England Primary and Nursery School opened in September 2018.  It has a distinctive Christian character and makes the most of its Dartmoor setting by specialising in outdoor learning and education.  You will need a good pair of wellies!


This is an exciting opportunity where we are seeking an outstanding Level 3 Foundation Stage Practitioner to join our team in February 2021.  You will need to be able to work as part of a Nursery team within a Foundation Stage Unit, providing key worker support to several children and their parents.


This will be a challenging and varied role where you’ll need to think on your feet and provide the best quality care for our youngest pupils.  You'll need a bright and cheery nature so that everyone feels welcome and the ability to communicate well with both staff and the wider community. 


The successful candidate will be joining a passionate, committed and supportive team in a developing school.  Flexibility is key.   The position is offered temporary to cover maternity. 


Dartmoor Multi Academy Trust is committed to equal opportunities and applications are encouraged from all sections of the community.


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This position is subject to enhanced DBS checks, satisfactory references and medical clearance. 

 If this sounds like the challenge you have been looking for, we’d love to hear from you! Please download the recruitment pack and application form for more details on how to apply.