Teacher Vacancy

Please note that the school is currently advertising the following teacher vacancy for September.

 

Vacancy:   Nursery Teacher Part Time    (5 mornings per week)            

Permanent

 Are you looking for a new challenge?  Do you want to contribute and make a real difference to the lives of young children and their families? Do you work very hard, yet have fun at the same time, not taking life too seriously?  If so, we just might be what you are looking for and we would love to hear from you!

Our Governors wish to appoint an outstanding teacher to join our EYFS team from September 2017.

We would be very interested in hearing from candidates who:

  •  share the vision of putting children first and go the extra mile to make sure this happens
  •  are qualified teachers with a proven record of good or better classroom practice
  •  demonstrate a strong knowledge of the EYFS curriculum
  • have high expectations and are committed to raising standards
  • have a creative approach to the EYFS curriculum and develop learning in exciting ways
  • are passionate and want to make every day in the classroom purposeful and enjoyable for our youngest children
  • are excellent communicators with very good interpersonal skills and enjoy working as part of a team
  • have a caring, fun and friendly nature
  •  bring a smile and do not let the day to day grind of the job bring them and others down
  • are practising Catholics or who embrace the ethos and Catholic life of the school

We can offer you:

  • The opportunity to work with incredible children and families
  • A programme of CPD to enable you to become the practitioner that you want to be
  • A supportive, friendly and hardworking environment
  • An opportunity, at this exciting time of change and reform, to make a significant contribution to the development and future of All Souls
  • A high level of job satisfaction and fulfilment

Visits to our school are strongly recommended and warmly welcomed.  They can be arranged by calling the school office.

Application packs are available below or to download from the school website www.allsoulsschool.co.uk

Applications should be returned to the Headteacher at caroline.quinn@allsoulsschool.co.uk

Relevant Dates

Closing Date:   Midday Monday 12th July 2017

Interview Date: w/b 12th July 2017

 

Related Documents

Application Form

Advert

Job Description

Person Specification

Recruitment Monitoring Form

Notes to applicants

Disclosure Form

 

 

World Book Day 2017

In school today, we celebrated World Book Day. The aim of the day is to celebrate the joy and value of books and the art of reading.

Children, and many members of staff, attended school dressed as book characters. It was interesting to see the various costumes and the children were all so keen to show them off. Thank you to all of our pupils who donated one pound for this privilege. The money raised will be used towards purchasing new books for our school library, which, at present, is being reorganised.

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Thank you to all of those children who created a ‘book-tato.’ A great deal of time, thought and hard work had clearly gone into the designing and making the potato book characters and the children, and staff, thoroughly enjoyed looking at them all on display. There was such a variety and it was very difficult to choose only one winner and one runner up from each class. Thank you also to the parents for helping the children with this task.

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Thanks also must go to all of those children who brought in a book for the book recycling event. Children were given the opportunity to choose a different book to take home with them today. We encouraged the children to choose a book which was age appropriate. Unfortunately, some children were left with not a great deal of books to choose from and/or they missed out on getting a book that they wanted. However, we hope that all of our pupils enjoy reading their new books.

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Teachers briefly swapped year groups during this morning, in order to read a story to pupils in a different class. The children were very excited to be listening to another adult read a story to them and it gave staff a snapshot of what life is like in another year group. Thank you to the staff, many of whom were sent to year groups that they weren’t familiar with. Particular thanks must go to Miss Quinn who read in place of Mr. Marsh as he was on a course and Mrs Elkins who briefly covered for Mrs. Hartwell whilst she was in a meeting.

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Some very interesting and appealing bookmarks have been designed by the children and they will be put on display. Book themed bunting has also been created by the children. This will be hung in the library area, once it’s reorganisation is complete.

We feel that the day was a great success. Many thanks to all those who were involved – children, parents and staff. The joys and benefits of reading are enormous and we, in school, hope to continue to encourage and enthuse your child with a love of reading that will last well beyond World Book Day.

World Book Day 2017

World Book Day takes place on Thursday, 2nd March. Children should have already been issued with a £1 World Book Day token but if, for any reason,  a child hasn’t received a token, please ask him/her to see Mrs Hands.

On Thursday, we are looking forward to seeing our pupils dressed as characters from books that they have read and enjoyed. For this privilege, they will be asked to donate one pound. The money raised through these donations will be used to purchase exciting new books for our school library.

From Monday, the children can bring in their books for the recycling event which will also be held on Thursday. Please make sure that the donated books are in a good condition. We hope that the children have been busy during the half term break designing and beginning to create their potato book characters. These potato characters, which need to be brought in on Thursday and not before, will be displayed for all pupils to see, and one winner will be chosen from each class.

Thank you for your support.

 

 

 

 

 

Term Dates 2016-17

Our term dates for the academic year 2016-2017 are now available here.

Please be aware that there are some differences between the All Souls term dates for 2016-17 and the standard Coventry Local Authority term dates – particularly around the Christmas holidays.

World Book Day 2016

Please remember that World Book Day takes place on Thursday, 3rd March, 2016. Your child may attend school dressed as his/her favourite book character. For this privilege, the children will be asked to donate one pound and the money raised will be used towards helping to refurbish our school library.

The joys and benefits of reading are enormous and we, in school, hope to continue to encourage and enthuse your child with a love for reading that will last well beyond World Book Day.

We look forward to seeing the children dressed in their costumes on Thursday!

 

St Patrick’s Day Coffee Morning

It’s that time of year again! All preparations are up and running for our St Patrick’s Day Coffee Morning, Thursday 17th March, 9.15am.

All are welcome to join what is always a fabulous event! For £2.50 entry, you will be served tea/coffee and cakes by our Y5 Maitre d’s, whilst enjoying entertainment from our school choir, guitarists, recorders, Mary McHugh’s Irish dancers and Tony Clothier’s band ‘Delaney’s Angels’.

If you’re looking to make the morning extra Irish, feel free to purchase Irish coffees too (priced at £2).

Our parents are always so generous and supportive and we are asking you if you could kindly donate any prizes for raffle (cakes, alcohol, unwanted gifts in new/good condition) or any larger donations for our auction (spa breaks, sports event tickets, restaurant vouchers etc).

For parents of Y5, please return the permission slip- indicating whether or not your child is able to serve tea and coffee- as soon as possible. If you require another letter, please collect one from the school office.

All proceeds from the day will be supporting the school fund and we greatly appreciate any donations.

Thank you!

Miss Quinn.

P.E. Year 2

For this half term Year 2 will have outdoor P.E. and need to ensure they have their All Souls’ tracksuits and trainers.  P.E. is on a Thursday and a Friday afternoon.

Thank you