High Down Infant School in Portishead has a fixed term part time vacancy for a Key Stage 1 teacher from 1st September 2020 until 31st August 2021 with a possibility of further extension subject to establishment requirements.
The contract is 0.5 plus PPA allowance, which would preferably worked the second half of the week although we may be able to review this for the right candidate.
High Down Infant School is part of the Lighthouse Schools Partnership. It is also closely linked with High Down Junior School, and together we have high expectations and a belief that all children, regardless of background, can achieve their potential.
We are a happy school with a strong values based ethos.
Our children receive high quality lessons, enjoy a vibrant curriculum and have access to excellent resources and facilities. Our dedicated teaching staff work collegiately - expertise is shared and everyone unites to ensure the best possible education for our pupils.
We are recognized by Ofsted as an outstanding school.
The staff are given excellent CPD opportunities across the schools and we have an active and supportive local governing body and parent community.
The successful candidate will:
• have a passion for teaching and professional learning
• have high expectations and lead by example
• share the school’s values
• create an environment in which our children feel safe, valued, happy and respected
• work to ensure that all pupils make excellent progress
• contribute fully to the life of the school
High Down Infant School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. All appointments will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.
We know you will love our school, find our children and staff warm and welcoming, and we encourage you to contact us via e mail if you have any queries.
High Down Junior and Infant 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.