Kindergarten Lead

Kindergarten Lead

Are you an innovative curriculum leader and qualified teacher looking for an exciting new opportunity?

An opportunity has arisen at Wynstones School in Gloucestershire in the UK for a committed and capable educator to join and help form an integrated and diverse pioneering team that relaunches the school in September 2021, serving as the ground-breaking Phase Lead for our Kindergarten and Class 1 (rising 4’s to 7’s, years N,R,1&2).


We are looking for:

Professional and progressive Steiner Waldorf Kindergarten Staff who excel at curating a learning environment of exploration and discovery; interact and teach in a way which cultivates and nourishes children’s holistic development; and hold a bearing and presence which inspires imitation.

Kindergarten Staff with the ability to plan, deliver and develop a living curriculum of inspiration and growth, progress and attainment for the school’s Kindergarten children; who embody Waldorf pedagogy as an art, craft and science of practice; who undertake a professional reflexivity; who freshly curate the developmental challenges at the core of the curriculum for each group.

Teachers will hold an accredited Steiner Waldorf Early Years (EYE) Qualification (Level 3 and above) and / or / including: Qualified Teacher Status; Early Years Professional Status; Early Years Teacher Status or another suitable qualification. Kindergarten Teaching Assistants will need a minimum Level 3 EYE qualification and could be a student on one of the Steiner Early Years Training courses. All Kindergarten staff will also have an up-to-date qualification in paediatric first aid PFA (this can be updated in-service).

This is an exciting time for Wynstones as it relaunches itself after 80 years of service, poised to offer a progressive and professional provision in Steiner Waldorf education. You will have a central role in this renewal, ensuring that the school’s ethos and vision are a living culture within both classroom and community.

Salary: £27,600  – £34,100 based on experience
Closing date: 1st May
Interviews: w/c 10th May
Start date: 25th August 2021