HeadStart Education Centre


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Headstart Education centre is a Muslim centre located in the East of London. We have developed from a small home schooling project to a medium sized education centre, which provides education to approx 70 pupils. The centre is also used as a base for other Muslim organisations and madrasahs.

Our Primary year's department for children aged 5-11yrs, delivers the Core National curriculum subjects combined with Arabic Language and Islamic studies. Our nursery is a bubbling and colourful arena for 3-5yrs old and registered with Ofsted.

We are seeking, a fully qualified and broadly experienced teacher with knowledge of Primary and Early Years curriculum.

The suitable person will manage both departments and be well rounded in education and management experience, be able to lead all staff in fulfilling the aims of the centre in delivering an outstanding quality of Islamic and academic education to the rising generation. The suitable person must be practicing, Muslimah, competent with excellent communication skills, be able to work under pressure and to deadlines to ensure the efficient day to day running of the centre. Full details of tasks to be performed are outlined in the job description. Candidates will be required to sit the Early Years suitable persons interview with Ofsted and those meeting the person specification should only apply.

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Please send CV together with a covering letter to administrations at: info@headstarteducationcentre.com

Key Stage 1 / 2 teachers

We are looking to recruit Key Stage 1 / 2 teachers to join our Education Centre that aims to provide children with a part-time alternative education. The centre caters for 80 children who enjoy learning in our secure and fun-loving environment.

We aim to recruit practising sisters who have experience of working with children of the age 5-10, who are able to use their own initiative and be creative, are enthusiastic and self- motivated. The suitable candidate will show a good understanding of the National Curriculum, effective planning and good behaviour management and the ability to meet deadlines in’sha’Allah.

Qualifications are essential (NVQ-QTS), however, sisters with 2 yrs teaching experience are most welcome to apply in’sha’Allah . If you have the skills and passion for teaching, please send a cover letter and C.V. to info@headstarteducationcentre.com

Willing to attend some training and guidance sessions.
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