Job Description

Job Title
Early Years Foundation Stage Teacher
School / Department
Primary School
Job Status
Salary Code
Work Days / Hours
191 days @ 8 hours per day
Eligible Applicants
Position Start Date
Application Deadline
Until filled
Reports to
Dufney Botha, Headteacher
Requisition Number

We are looking for an Early Years Foundation Stage Teacher, who will be a key member of our teaching team and will be responsible for delivering the Early Years Framework as stipulated by the National curriculum.

Job Duties

The successful candidate will be able to effectively:

  • Demonstrate commitment to the safety and security of children and young people (child protection)

  • Plan and deliver and facilitate learning opportunities in accordance with the Early Learning Goals and Development Matters as part of a  clearly defined and documented curriculum

  • Demonstrate creativity, flexibility and adaptability

  • Deliver an active, hands-on and student-centred programme to promote learning

  • Plan and prepare opportunities for continuous provision

  • Maintain a safe learning environment for pupils at all times

  • Observe, monitor and record student progress

  • Collect data in a variety of ways to provide evidence of Early Learning Goals

  • Respond appropriately to the range of individual needs and abilities within the class

  • Demonstrate collaborative skills which ensure effective teamwork

  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Primary Headteacher and Principal.

Qualifications and Knowledge

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Minimum of Bachelor’s degree in a related field of study

  • Certification as a teacher

Experience and Skills

The ideal candidate will have:


  • Prior experience as an Early Years Foundation Stage Teacher

  • Experience with Google Suite/Microsoft Office


  • Excellent command of English, both written and oral