The Children’s House Montessori School is a small school in Kidlington, just outside Oxford (good bus links and ample free parking). We are open for 38 weeks of the year. We have been established for 21 years, have an excellent local reputation and have been three times awarded “outstanding” by OFSTED. We have also been awarded Montessori Accreditation from Montessori International Centre in London.
We currently have 26, 2.5-5 year old boys and girls registered with us. The number registered fluctuates through out the academic year but we always keep the numbers of children low and staff ratio high to ensure quality of care and a good working environment. The Head Teacher and Proprietor and Deputy have worked to together for 23 years as Montessori Teachers. We have a very happy atmosphere and very low staff turnover. We have a small team of staff all actively involved in all areas of the school life. We work together in an open plan room, following the Key Person practice.
We need a staff member with energy, enthusiasm and who is a great team player. The applicant must have a sound knowledge of the EYFS and hold a Montessori teaching diploma, minimum level three Early Years Qualification and/or Early Years Degree.
The applicant would support their key group. Duties will include record keeping, report writing, curriculum planning, supporting the children's development and learning, and communicating with parents. As well as additional classroom duties such as planning project work, and art work, and attending staff meetings.
The applicant must have a excellent command of spoken and written English and work well as part of a small team. The position is for four days a week or full time.
Salary £17,500 pro rata depending on experience and qualification.
Only serious applicants please.
This position is available immediately.