Job Ref No. ECC5234-80S Position Type: Early Years Pay Range: Band 4
Position Start Date: Immediate Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 21/06/2019 Midnight Date of Interviews: 25th June 2019  

Job Description

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The Trustees of Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Multi Academy Trust wish to appoint an excellent, enthusiastic, caring Early Years Leader to join our Pre-School at St Alban's Catholic Academy. Experience of leading a setting would be preferred, but not essential.

Essential qualifications, at least, NVQ Level 3 in Early Years Childcare & Education or equivalent

We can offer you:

Exceptionally well behaved pupils who are proud of their school and achievements

A dedicated Preschool building and excellent resources
Collaborative planning and assessment
Lead Teacher support
A welcoming and warm environment where everyone is valued and respected
Strong and experienced leadership team, dedicated to the professional development of staff
Excellent ICT , sports, music and creative curriculum facilities
Strong Church community links and a supportive Governing Body

The successful candidate will be able to:

Support the Catholic ethos of the School

Lead and manage the provision of Early Years education
Implement policies and procedures to ensure the welfare requirement of the EYFS
framework is met.

· Participate in planning, assessment, recording and reporting, in line with requirements

of the EYFS Statutory Framework

· Provide a safe and secure learning environment for the children

· Set expectations that inspire, motivate and challenge every child

· Assist in providing effective liaison with parents on a day to day basis

regarding the welfare, learning and development of the children

· Work alongside outside agencies

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged. Please arrange to do so by emailing Mrs Irene Nelson, H.R. Manager for the Trust at or alternatively call 01279 425383. An application pack can be found at

Completed CES application forms should be emailed to Mrs Irene Nelson.

The school reserves the right to appoint a candidate during the application process.

Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promotes the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to support this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to satisfactory references, medical clearance, and enhanced DBS.

Applications must be made using the school's downloadable application form. (CES Application Form). Available from the school website, or upon request.

Closing Date: Wednesday 25th July 2018

Interview Date: Tuesday 31st July 2018

Information about the School

Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Multi Academy Trust was formed in August 2013 and incorporates St Alban's Catholic Academy and St Luke's Catholic Academy. Both schools are one form entry and are happy, exciting and inspiring learning environments.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Information about the school

Contact Information

Irene Nelson
First Avenue, Harlow
Essex, CM20 2NP
Telephone: 01279 425383

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