Sermon Nov 8 2014


Headteacher Post

This is a unique and exciting opportunity for an experienced Manager to join our team to lead and manage our Outstanding Kindergarten, which is based in Finchley Reform Synagogue.


As the successful candidate, you will ensure that the Kindergarten provides the highest level of childcare and infuse every aspect of the provision with Reform Jewish values.


You will lead an established and highly qualified existing staff team and be responsible for future recruitment when necessary.


This is a full time permanent position which will be a challenging and rewarding role for the right applicant. The Kindergarten already has many children in attendance and other children registered to start in the future, however there is some scope for boosting the numbers to our full capacity of 60 children.


You must be able to demonstrate a detailed knowledge of the EYFS curriculum, with particular knowledge and experience of caring for young children, an outstanding working knowledge of the standards required by Ofsted, and will have excellent communication skills. If you have a proven record of successful leadership and management in a similar setting and have a minimum level 4 qualification in a relevant subject area such as Early Childhood Studies Foundation Degree or equivalent in childcare we would love to hear from you.


Salary range: £32,000-£36,000 according to experience – a higher salary will be considered for an exceptional candidate.

Start date: Contract to commence 1st January 2018 or earlier if possible.

Hours: Term time only approximately 37.5 hours per week to be agreed

Closing date for applications: Tuesday 4th July 2017

Interview date: Week commencing 10th July 2017


To Apply: - email our Executive Director at requesting a full application pack, or alternatively download the links below. You should email your completed application form, together with a covering letter outlining your reason for applying, to the above email address.


You may contact the current Kindergarten Headteacher Catherine Levy on 020 8445 6807 to arrange a visit to the setting or for more information.


Please note this position must undergo an enhanced DBS check.


FRS Kindergarten is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Kindergarten Head Application Form

Kindergarten Head Job Description, Terms and Conditions

Kindergarten Head Person Spec

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