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Job Ref No. ECC2127-257 Position Type: Leader/Co-ordinator Pay Range: TPS/UPS plus TLR2
Position Start Date: 01/09/2024 Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 19/04/2024 Midnight Date of Interviews: TBC  

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September 2024 start.

Lawford Mead Primary & Nursery School is seeking to appoint a passionate and ambitious Reception teacher with high expectations and a proven track record in driving change and raising standards in EYFS. Our Early Years Phase Lead will teach one of our two Reception classes and line manage the EYFS team (including our nursery) ensuring our children have the best start to their education and transition effectively into KS1. Find out more about Early Years at Lawford Mead here:

We are looking for someone:

· who shares and promotes our values of passion, integrity, respect, aspiration and resilience

· with excellent communication skills who can support, manage and motivate a team

· to contribute to embedding the school's chosen phonics scheme (ELS)

· to model the values of Trauma Perceptive Practice and help ensure every member of the school community feels valued and respected.

We can offer:

· motivated pupils who are proud of their school and value their relationships with staff.

· supportive leadership and collaborative colleagues who take care of their teammates.

· a wide range of CPD, coaching and wellbeing opportunities.

· An established nursery provision helping to prepare children for Reception.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and a highly recommended part of the recruitment process. Please telephone on 01245 354134 or email to arrange a visit ASAP.

If you feel you have the qualities for this post please apply online at Please take care to complete the application in full as incomplete applications will not be considered. We reserve the right to close the vacancy early so recommend that you submit your application at your earliest convenience.

Lawford Mead Primary & Nursery School is a member of The Brickfields Multi Academy Trust, a company registered in England and Wales. Company Number: 10538130. The Brickfields Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check, social media check, medical clearance and satisfactory references.

Information about the School

At Lawford Mead Primary & Nursery School we seek to nurture each child’s talents and abilities, but still encourage a strong team spirit where we work, play and share experiences together. The staff, governors and Leadership aim to provide a stable and secure environment within which your child can develop and flourish.

We are very proud of our school and place a special emphasis on our relationship with the parents and wider community.

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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Contact Information

Matthew Poyton
Trent Road, Chelmsford
Essex, CM1 2JH
Telephone: 01245 354134

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