Foundation Stage Senior Practitioner - Lapford Community Primary School (Chulmleigh Academy Trust)

  • Multiple Locations
  • Multiple Terms
  • Grade D £10.60 - £11.70 per hour (depending on experience)

Required from September 2022.

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, committed, patient and motivated Foundation Stage Senior Practitioner to join our team at Lapford Community Primary School.

The successful candidate will work with the teacher and senior staff to ensure a creative learning environment within the Early Years Foundation Stage framework. The role will involve high quality practice through a range of interesting and stimulating activities and supervision of individuals and groups of children in the nursery or foundation stage unit.

The role requires working closely with the Early Years Teacher in planning and evaluating daily/weekly learning and care.

Candidates should demonstrate the following skills and attributes:
• Hold a full and relevant recognised Level 3 Early Years qualification and hold suitable Level 2 Literacy and Numeracy qualifications;
• Excellent communication skills;
• Patience and positivity;
• The ability to support colleagues, use positive behaviour management strategies and ensure the school continues its excellent provision for all pupils.

The work pattern is two days per week, currently 8.30am - 4pm - this allows for an unpaid 30-minute lunch break. Friday will be a scheduled working day, but there is flexibility for the second working day.

As employers, we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and, in that regard, have appropriate policies and procedures. All staff undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and interviews will include questions about safeguarding children.

An application form and Job Description are available to download on the Chulmleigh Academy Trust website.
Your completed application form should be returned by email to
Please apply by 10am on the closing date.
Interview Date: 12 July 2022

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Job Details

  • OrganisationOther Organisations
  • Work LocationMid DevonDevon
  • Work Postcode

    EX17 6QE

  • Reference


  • Occupational GroupEducation Support

  • Salary Details

    Grade D £10.60 - £11.70 per hour (depending on experience)

  • Job TermPermanent
  • Appointment TypePart TimeTerm Time
  • Hours

    14 hours per week, 38 weeks per annum

  • Closing Date


  • DBS Check Required