Children’s Centre Teacher

Children’s Centre Teacher

Salary: £22,467 – £33,160 + TLR2b per annum (pro rata for hours worked)

Location: To work in a designated locality based on the needs of the service


1 x Fixed Term, Full Time – 36.5 hours term time

1 x Fixed Term, Part Time – 16.25 hours term time

All posts are Fixed Term until 31st March 2019


To improve the educational outcomes for children aged 0 to 5 years by working with parents / carers as part of an integrated multi-agency team in a Children Young People and Family Centre cluster.

Requirements of the post:

– Support children’s developmental progress by working in partnership with parents, and supporting other practitioners to plan work with parents;

– Plan and support appropriate play and learning experiences for Looked After Children 0 to 4 years with their carers, and ensure all LAC have a Personal Educational Plan;

– Contribute to staff development for relevant staff;

– Take a lead for improving the quality of the Early Years Foundation Stage provision across a specific locality;

– Establish systems to review practice and measure the impact of service provision.

Essential job requirements:

– Qualified Teacher Status;

– in-depth knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage Curriculum;

– Knowledge of chid development birth to five years;

– Knowledge of relevant legislation including Special Educational Needs and protection of children / young people;

– Able to establish and maintain good working relations with parents and other professionals;

– Able to communicate effectively orally and in writing;

– Able to reflect on and develop own practice.

For an informal discussion please contact Julia Pilsbury on 0116 4541663.

 Please ensure you provide an email address as this is our preferred method of contact.


Closing Date : 29th November 2017

Test / Interview Date : w/c 11th December 2017

Post Number : E8503 / 1117SSN / EXT

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