Early Years Practitioner

Scale RG3 (SCP 5–11) pro rata (£18,795–£21,166 pa, FTE). Closing date: 9am, Friday 21 June 2019.
Katesgrove: 37 hours a week, 8am to 4pm four days, and to 4.30pm on one day, term time plus INSET days.
Southcote: 36.25 hours a week, 8.30am to 4.30pm to include 30 minute lunch break cover.

Our friendly expanding schools are looking to appoint an Early Years Practitioner. We have a lovely, hardworking team of staff and delightful pupils who deserve the best people working with them. 

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and self-motivated EYP to both schools.

The successful candidate will:

  • Have a good working knowledge of the EYFS curriculum/practices and supporting children’s learning and development.
  • Contribute to assessment, planning and behaviour management.
  • Demonstrate good interpersonal skills with team members and parents.
  • Be qualified to at least NVQ Level 3 with previous experience of working with young children and parents.
  • Be able to work as a key worker for a group of children.

Visits to the schools are warmly welcomed.

Application packs for both schools can be downloaded from the individual websites. Alternatively, please email federationHR@katesgrove.reading.sch.uk for an application pack.

Closing date: 9am, Friday 21 June 2019.
Applications will be considered on receipt.

Southcote Primary School
Silchester Road, Southcote, Reading, Berks RG30 3EJ
Tel: 0118 937 5533
Email: bursar@southcote.reading.sch.uk

Katesgrove Primary School
Dorothy Street, Reading, Berks RG1 2NL
Tel: 0118 937 5490
Email: admin@katesgrove.reading.sch.uk

Our schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The appointment will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check, appropriate references and health clearance.

The Kennet Federation

The Kennet Federation
Southcote and Katesgrove Primary Schools

The Kennet Federation includes:
Southcote Primary School, Silchester Road, Southcote, Reading, Berkshire RG30 3EJ
Tel: 0118 937 5533 • www.southcoteprimary.co.uk
Katesgrove Primary School, Dorothy Street, Reading, Berks RG1 2NL
Tel: 0118 937 5490 • www.katesgroverprimaryschool.co.uk

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