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EYFS Senior Practitioner
  • Employer: Portway Primary School
  • Reference: Pri/21/143832
  • Published: Mon 22/02/2021, 15:07 PM
  • Closing on: Thu 11/03/2021, 16:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Term Time
  • Hours: 32.5 hours per week
  • Salary: Scale 4 - £17,908- £18,892 pro rata (qualified)
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Portway Primary School, Newham

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EYFS Senior Practitioner

Portway Primary School

Leading Learning Trust


Post: EYFS Senior Practitioner  

Job starts: April 2021 (possible sooner)

Salary: Scale 4 - £17,908- £18,892 pro rata (qualified)   

Contract type: Full time (term time only)

Hours: 32.5 hours per week

Contract term: Permanent 



We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated EYFS Senior Practitioner to join our creative staff team. This is an exciting opportunity to work across our Early Years Department, as we expand our provision to cater for 2 year olds. The successful candidates must have at least a level 3 qualification and must have experience of leading an early years setting.

  We can offer you:

  • Quality first professional development;
  • Curious children, who love learning;
  • A supportive, forward thinking, and dedicated team of colleagues;
  • An energetic and sociable environment to work and play!

 We welcome applications from experienced Learning Support Assistant:

  • To plan, prepare and deliver learning activities for individuals/groups;
  • Be flexible and have a positive nature and the ability to work well under pressure;
  • Model excellent behaviour management skills.
  • Value professional development and be enthusiastic about taking risks;

Under correct guidance, unfortunately visits cannot be accommodated but you are welcomed to contact a member of the Senior Leadership Team on 020 8472 7142, for an informal chat about the role. Short-listed candidates will be invited to attend an interview at the school, which will involve a school tour.  To get a flavour of our school, please watch our short school video: Adventures at Portway

Senior Leadership Team:

Scott Chudley - Head teacher

Gemma Hall - Deputy Head teacher

Iona Role - EYFS Assistant Head teacher


Further information about our school can be found on our website -

Closing Date: 11th March 2021

Shortlisting: 12th March 2021

Interviews: W/C 15th March 2021

Portway Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all our staff to share this commitment.  All staff are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check as well as qualifications and reference checks. A disqualification declaration questionnaire may be required for this post. 

We may interview candidates prior to the closing of the advert, so we strongly encourage applicants to apply early.