Start Date: 1st January 2021
Salary: Teachers Main Scale
Contract: Full-time (32.5 hours, Monday to Friday), Fixed Term Contract initially to 31/08/2021
NQTs considered: Yes
We are looking to appoint an outstanding and enthusiastic classroom practitioner to motivate and inspire our children in their learning. The successful candidate will be part of our dedicated team committed to high standards for all children in both learning and behaviour and will be someone who is versatile, flexible, and a team player, willing to play an active role in all aspects of school life. Experience and training for teaching children who are lower attaining and pupil premium will also be desirable.
The successful is expected to be based in an upper KS2 class, in either year 5 or 6, for the period of the fixed term contract. The role is initially fixed term until 31/08/2020 although we hope that this will be extended.
The successful candidates will:
- Be outstanding practitioners and have the ability to work collaboratively and motivate others
- Have high expectations for standards of achievement and behaviour
- Be able to demonstrate how their teaching has impacted positively on outcomes for children.
We are able to offer:
- Delightful, motivated, well behaved children
- A team of hard working and supportive colleagues
- Interested and involved parents and Governors
- Opportunities to get involved in whole school and wider community events
- A commitment to your professional development
Socially distanced visits to the school prior to application are encouraged. Tours are available on Monday 19th October and Thursday 22nd October at 4.00pm at our Cotham Grove site, by appointment only. Please call or email the school office make an appointment.
We are very hopeful that the successful candidate will be able to come to our school to meet their new class before the end of term.
For further information about our school, please visit our school website. To apply please complete the attached application form together with a letter of application that details your personal philosophy of Primary Education, why you want to work at Cotham Gardens Primary School, and what you are able to offer our school.
Applications Close: Monday 2nd November at 09.00am
Shortlisting is expected to take place in the week commencing 2nd November.
Interview date: TBC, but expected in week commencing 9th November 2020.
Start Date: 1st January 2021
Cotham Gardens Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.
The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check with a check of the DBS barred list.