Class Teacher (KS1)
Start date: Monday 2nd November 2020
Full Time and fixed term maternity cover
Salary range: M1-M3 (24,372 - £28,412)
St. John’s is a very happy, successful and popular school, operating over two sites and situated at the top of Whiteladies Road close to The Downs. We already have an outstanding team of highly dedicated, experienced and hardworking staff and are therefore looking to add to this through this exciting opportunity. Please read our latest OFSTED report for more details of our outstanding practice.
We pride ourselves on being a caring and high achieving organisation both for our pupils and our staff. We are seeking to recruit an exceptional individual who can develop excellent relationships with children and dedicated to enabling the highest standards of achievement for their pupils. We are looking to recruit a full-time teacher to work in one of our Year 2 classes as part of dedicated team. This role will be suited to an enthusiastic NQT or a candidate with some experience. Whatever your experience, as a school, we are committed to providing support in order for you to continue to develop into a highly effective teacher. This is a fixed term opportunity to cover maternity.
This is a fantastic opportunity for a dynamic individual to join the Year 1&2 team at our supportive, popular and friendly school. We are looking for effective, enthusiastic and creative teachers who have high expectations and can enthuse and motivate children. You will preferably need to have experience of teaching in KS1, and ideally some experience of working with the Year 2 framework.
Expertise and a willingness to support the co-ordination of Maths, Physical Education, Geography or DT would also be desirable. We are looking for a teacher who has an interest in contributing to the wider life of the school and who is keen to make an impact beyond their own classroom. You will need to be flexible and organised, have high expectations for both work and behaviour, be able to work collaboratively with a very supportive team and have a good sense of humour.
We offer the successful candidates a fun and friendly team, the pleasure of working with our fantastic pupils and a community committed to supporting and developing all its staff to be the best that they can be.
Please read the job description and person specification carefully. CVs will not be accepted and all application forms must be completed in full. All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check, medical checks and references.
Visits to the school are encouraged and will ideally take place on Thursday 17th September at 4pm, please contact the School Office on 0117-3532090. At this present time, we are happy for candidates to visit in person, but you will need to comply with various control measures in accordance with our risk assessment. If you have any concerns regarding visits in person, please do let us know so we can work to address these.
Closing date for applications midday Friday 2nd October
Interviews will be held on Thursday 15th October
St John’s is committed to the protection and safety of its pupils
St Johns Church of England Primary School, Clifton 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.