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St Peter's CofE Primary School

"Every Child a Success"

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St Peter's CofE Primary School

"Every Child a Success"


Early Years Practitioner


St Peter’s C of E Primary School

Minniecroft Road



Tel: 01628 602295



Experienced Early Years Practitioner

Required September 2021


Starting: September 2021


Location: St Peter’s C of E School, Burnham, SL1 7DE


This is a FIXED TERM CONTRACT until the 21st July 2022

38 weeks Term time only Mon – Fri 08.30 – 12.15 Full time available for the right candidate

Salary: Bucks Pay range 3 – negotiable depending upon experience


We are seeking to appoint a caring and enthusiastic Early Years Practitioner to work in our nursery or Reception classroom in our successful, friendly and inclusive school.


The post will involve supporting the Early Years lead with planning and preparation throughout the week.


The successful applicants will be:

  • Committed to working as part of a team to secure the best outcomes for our children
  • Highly motivated, with experience of working with pre-school age/ reception children to help remove barriers to learning
  • Warm, friendly and enthusiastic
  • Physically fit and able to sit on the floor to play with young children


They will have:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • A good knowledge of the new Early Years framework and accompanying guidance
  • At least Level 3 Early Years Qualification (or similar)
  • Excellent literacy skills


We can offer:

  • A very friendly and welcoming place to work
  • Delightful curious children
  • Training to ensure you have the right skills for the job
  • Support in career development



The Job Description, Person Specification and Application Form are available on the school’s website:

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed.  Please telephone the School Office to agree a mutually convenient time.


St Peter’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all its student.

An enhanced DBS check is a pre-requisite for all appointments.



For further details, or to arrange to come and see our wonderful school, please contact Mrs Charles or Miss Bond who will be happy to help you


Closing date for applications:


Thursday 27th May 2021 at noon

Interview date: Tuesday 8th June


Applicants will be required to demonstrate their commitment to promoting safeguarding the welfare of children in line with the school’s policies and procedures. A satisfactory Enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this role. Refences will be requested before interview.