Apply online EYFS TEACHER

Ref 174716
Term Full Time
Perm / Temp Permanent
Required From 1st September 2021 
Closing Date 22/04/2021 

Tel: 01772 743321
School website:
Roll: 203
Penwortham Primary School is seeking to employ an excellent full time teacher for our EYFS class. This is an exciting time to join the school at the start of the new EYFS framework and develop outstanding indoor and outdoor provision.

The successful candidate will:
Encourage children to be independent, inquisitive learners in a stimulating and creative environment.
Have high expectations and a caring, nurturing approach.
Have excellent subject knowledge and be able to lead a subject (to be determined) across the school.
Be able to build strong relationships with parents, staff and children and the wider community.
Support the values of the school.
Be able to make a clear commitment to whole school improvement.
Be able to advise the SLT on EYFS issues.
Lead and manage staff.
Be willing to adapt, improve and evolve with the school.
Contribute to the full life of the school.

The post you are applying for is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013). If successful you will be required to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) for a 'disclosure'. Information provided by you or the Disclosure and Barring Service will be dealt with in a confidential manner in accordance with the DBS's Code of Practice. You may view the Code of Practice on the DBS website at or alternatively a copy is available on request. Lancashire County Council has a Handling of DBS Certificate Information Policy this is available from the recruiting manager to applicants who are asked to complete a DBS application.
Lancashire County Council has a Policy Statement on the Recruitment of Ex-offenders this is available to all applicants upon request.

More Information can be found at
Essential Qualifications
  • Qualified Teacher Status
  • Desirable Qualifications
  • Paediatric first aid
  • Essential Experience
  • Teaching in EYFS
  • Subject leadership across the primary range.
  • Proposed Interview Date:

    For an informal discussion please contact:

    Unfortunately we are unable to offer visits to the school at this time. Shortlisted candidates will be able to visit prior to interview.

    Application forms and further details are available from/returnable to
    Please note CVs are not accepted, to apply for this vacancy you need to complete the application form attached

    We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.