Market Drayton Infant & Nursery School

‘An excellent, happy school, where we enjoy learning’

School Vacancies

KEY PERSON Vacancy for Maternity Cover


Site:                             Longlands Pre-school Nursery

Post Title:                     Key Person  

Duration:                       Fixed Term Contract to cover Maternity Leave until 30th April 2021

Date Required:               1st November 2020


Closing Date:                  07.10.2020 @ 12:00 noon

Shortlisting:                  08.10.2020 & 09.10.2020

Interview Date:              12.10.2020


Spinal Point:                   5

Grade Range:                 £10.01 per hour

Hours per week:             16.25

Weeks per year:             44.21

Pattern of working:         Monday & Tuesday 8:45am to 3:45pm & Wednesday 8:45am to 12:00pm


Market Drayton Infant & Nursery School is a thriving three form entry school with a large early years nursery. We believe the time our pupils spend with us as developing learners is the most important in all their years of education.  We are determined to keep innovating and building on improvements to ensure we provide the very best learning opportunities for all.

We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual to join our supportive and dedicated team, working within our Early Years Setting as a Key Person with NNEB Diploma in Nursery Nursing, NVQ level 3 in Early Years Care and Education or equivalent.

Applicants should have:

  • High expectations for teaching, learning and behaviour
  • An up to date knowledge of the Early Years Pedagogy
  • An in-depth understanding of the EYFS Framework
  • Excellent classroom management skills


Market Drayton Infant School are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.


The successful applicant will be subject to a Disclosure Barring Service check before appointment is confirmed.


To apply, please complete an application form and return via email to  Louise Follett, Business Manager at