25. May 2017 · Comments Off on Iona School Class Teacher vacancy · Categories: Independent schools Nottingham, Steiner education, Vacancies

THE IONA SCHOOL HAS A VACANCY FOR A CLASS TEACHER

Salary £20,000 – £24,000 depending on qualifications and experience.

We have a vacancy for a Class Teacher to take our Combined Class 2/3 in September 2017. Because this vacancy has only recently arisen, it will be possible for the sucessful applicant to start later in the term should they need to complete their contracted notice period.

We are looking for an enthusiastic teacher who is able to motivate and inspire their pupils and who is also committed to deepening their own understanding of Steiner Waldorf Education through study and work with colleagues.

The Iona School is a Steiner Waldorf primary school situated within a mile and a half of Nottingham city centre. We have a beautiful outdoor area which is being developed to provide areas for play, gardening and craft activities.

The Iona School is committed to safeguarding and the welfare of young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this committment.

Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of two good employers’ references and a clean  enhanced DBS check.                                                                          .

If you would like to apply to join our strong and supportive teaching team please contact the School Manager, Fiona Stuart on fiona@theionaschool.org.uk for an application pack. The closing date for applications is Friday 16th June 2017.

We are an equal opportunities employer.

03. February 2017 · Comments Off on Job vacancy: Parent and Toddler Group Leader Vacancy · Categories: Family events Nottingham, Independent schools Nottingham, Parent Toddler Group, Play, Steiner education, Vacancies

Parent  and Toddler Group Leader Vacancy

We are looking for an efficient and enthusiastic Parent Toddler Group Leader.

You will be working directly with parents and children supporting them in their journey and will be representing the school and its ingrained ethos.

You will be capable of promoting Steiner education and ethos in the best possible way and be happy to undertake further training in your role.

We would like you to have experience in Steiner education and childcare or at least a great openness to learn. You will need to be capable and organised, used to carrying out basic administration techniques, adhering to company policies and be able to show flexibility and proactivity in your role.

The group runs each Tuesday and Wednesday during term time (37 weeks a year) and is open from 9.00am-11.45am. We may over the next few years increase these days dependant on demand.

The Iona School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Any offers of employment will be subject to two good employers’ references and a clean enhanced DBS check.

For an application form and job description/person specification please email fiona@theionaschool.org.uk

Closing date 20th February 2017

13. January 2017 · Comments Off on Job Vacancy: The Iona School Receptionist – Maternity cover · Categories: Independent schools Nottingham, Primary schools Nottingham, Steiner education, Vacancies

The Iona School Receptionist – Maternity cover

Job description

The Iona School in Sneinton needs an efficient receptionist required for 12 months to cover maternity leave. Start date mid April 2017

We are a small friendly Steiner school situation in the heart of Nottingham

We need a person with excellent customer service skills to manage and look after our reception

You should be able to meet the following criteria;

  • Smart in dress and able to understand the importance of being the first line of communication for the school
  • Have great people skills, able to listen and understand peoples requests
  • Have Good PC skills, including data input into excel
  • Good skills in understanding administritive requests such as photocopying, taking post etc.
  • High level of initiative, we need a person who presents solutions not problems
  • great team worker, we need someone who will go the extra mile to help the teachers and managment team
  • Able to prioritise you day, collecting registers in a timely fashion, passing on messages and welcoming visitors

The role is term time only (37 weeks)  and between the hours of 8.30-3.30

The Iona school is committed to safeguarding, we would expect any applicants to uphold the same high standards.  This role demands that you have a clean enhanced DBS (which we will carry out) and two good references. You will also be expected to undergo safeguarding training and as front of the school be highly vigilant.

To apply, please email fiona@theionaschool.org.uk to request an application form. we cannot process any applications that are not on our forms.

13. January 2017 · Comments Off on Job Vacancy: Iona School Kindergarten Leader/Teacher Vacancy · Categories: Independent schools Nottingham, Steiner education, Vacancies

Kindergarten  Leader/Teacher Vacancy

Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced teachers for the post of Kindergarten Teacher/Leader at the Iona School in Nottingham.

The successful applicant will lead the Kindergarten team in all aspects of teaching, management and administration and will liaise with the nursery, parent and child group and the class teachers.

They will be able to maintain the setting’s high standards in all areas whilst working with vision, creativity and initiative.

The successful applicant will have an approved Steiner/Waldorf Kindergarten Teacher qualification and/or QTS, and be able to demonstrate a high level of experience of working in a Steiner/Waldorf setting with appropriate teaching, management, leadership and administrative skills.

They will have a high level of experience and understanding of the requirements of EYFS.

The post is permanent and full time.

Closing date 15th February 2017

Iona School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We would expect the same high level of commitment from each applicant.

This role is subject to receiving two satisfactory employers’ references and a clean DBS

For an application pack, please email fiona@theionaschool.org.uk

C.Vs are not accepted unless accompanied by an application form

                                                     

05. February 2015 · Comments Off on Class Teacher Job advert · Categories: Independent schools Nottingham, Primary schools Nottingham, Steiner education, Vacancies

CLASS TEACHER JOB VACANCY
SEPTEMBER 2015
The Iona School
310, Sneinton Dale, Nottingham. NG3 7DN

The Iona School is a well-established and successful Steiner Waldorf primary school, located within 2 miles of the city centre. Our buildings were formerly part of a comprehensive school and have generously sized teaching areas.
Almost 2 acres of land provide great opportunities for developing the outdoor curriculum. There is a large kitchen garden, a craft area, a performance area, play areas and ongoing projects designed to attract and sustain wildlife.
Since the founding of the school we have operated a system of combined classes and alongside this have developed an excellent network of support for our teachers.
We are looking for an enthusiastic and dedicated teacher who is committed to developing their understanding of Steiner Waldorf Education and who already has the skill to form our new class in September 2015.

Salary: £19,000 – £23,000 plus pension and healthcare plan.

Closing date for applications: Monday 2nd March 2015

If you wish to apply please send a full CV and covering letter highlighting your skills and suitability for the post to Fiona Stuart, School manager, at the above address, or by email to fiona@theionaschool.org.uk

The Iona School is committed to safeguarding children and expect all applicants to share this commitment. We follow safer recruitment procedures and any post is subject to background checks, including references and enhanced DBS checks.