• Fixed Term
  • Full Time
  • Temporary
  • Term Time only
  • Reading
  • £22,624 to £23,807 Per year £ / Year
  • 2 June 2024

Website Reading Borough Council

Required:  June 2024 – 1 year fixed term, full time, term time only (including 5 Inset Days)


Are you passionate about nurturing young minds and making a positive impact on children’s lives?

If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you!

Ranikhet Academy is looking to recruit an EYFS Practitioner, who can work alongside colleagues in the EYFS classes and create a stimulating, safe and caring teaching and learning environment.

The successful candidate will promote physician, emotional, intellectual, and social development of every child within the Foundation Stage.


We want someone who is:

An excellent practitioner, keen to work in a supportive and principle-based school.
driven by a strong moral purpose to enable all children to achieve and have integrity.
Passionate about creativity and have an excellent sense of humour.
Warm in character, easy to work with and committed to teamwork, recognising that more can be achieved together than is possible as individuals.
A professional who values wellbeing but unafraid of hard work.
Calm and able to handle pressure and setbacks with a smile.
Keen to be challenged to become the best you can be.
Able to be pushed at an accelerated rate of development, and reflective and proactive enough to make it happen.
Determined to succeed with a ‘find a way or make one!’ attitude.
Committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and to share this commitment.
In return we can offer:

The chance to be part of a Multi-Academy Trust that genuinely cares about YOU!
The chance to work with a supportive team
An excellent CPD training programme with REAch2 and beyond
A tenacious and experienced senior leadership team who care fervently about inclusion and promote creativity and thinking outside of the box
Fun-loving, energetic and enthusiastic pupils (and staff)
Proactive parents who are very supportive of our school
As part of REAch2 employee benefits we also offer an eye care scheme, access to an Employee Assistance Programme for you and your immediate family and membership of ‘perks at work’ – which includes discounts on holidays, shopping, family days out and much more!
If you have a genuine commitment to improving the life chances of children then we would like to hear from YOU!


For an informal discussion, please contact admin@ranikhetacademy.co.uk or on 0118 937 5520


An Application Pack is available from the from the REAch2 website: https://www.reach2.org/vacancy/eyfs-practitioner-2/

Completed Application forms should be returned to the Recruitment Team at: recruitment@reach2.org

Closing Date: Sunday 2nd June 2024
Interview – To be confirmed with candidate if shortlisted


This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An Enhanced DBS check and satisfactory written references will be sought from the successful candidates.

To apply for this job please visit www.reach2.org.