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Lapford Community Primary School Part Time, Permanent Foundation Stage Senior Practitioner

Lapford Community Primary School

Part Time, Permanent

Foundation Stage Senior Practitioner

Grade D

£10.60 - £11.70 per hour

(depending on experience)

14 Hours per week x 38 weeks per annum

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 from 8.30am – 4.00pm – 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.

An application form and Job Description are available below.

Please download and complete the application form and email it to

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.


Closing date: 10 am Tuesday, 5th July 2022

Interview date: Week Tuesday, 12th July 2022