Spread your wings and fly high!
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a KS2 class teacher position at our happy, thriving and ambitious school where staff wellbeing is a priority. You may already have experience of working in a KS2 class, be looking for a new opportunity or be seeking your first teaching role. We have an excellent track record in supporting NQTs.
“My NQT year at Burpham was a rewarding journey and I felt supported and valued throughout.”
“A friendly and supportive environment with plenty of opportunities to develop your teaching practice and grow as a professional.”
We aspire to help every child in our care to develop as a whole person, to love learning and achieve more than they ever thought possible.
- Believe that all children have limitless potential
- Dislike the language of fixed ability and the notion of setting
- Value research and evidence to support your teaching and learning
- Think marking is overrated
- Understand that data is just part of the bigger picture
and would like to work with like-minded colleagues in a forward thinking school, then we can offer you:
Enthusiastic, happy and confident children who are polite and well behaved
- Excellent opportunities for professional development and a genuine commitment to staff wellbeing
- A positive environment where a sense of humour is valued!
Our Approach to Workload document attached details how the school supports the work-life balance of staff allowing them to focus on what really matters – teaching and learning.
Burpham Primary School is a school for children between the ages of four and eleven with a Specialist KS1 Communication and Interaction Needs Centre.
We hope that you will find the attached information pack and organisation chart helpful in understanding the context of our school, and arrangements will be made for shortlisted candidates to have a tour of the school, either in person or virtually.
Applications should be made using the attached form (CVs are not acceptable) and should reach the school by 12.30PM ON FRIDAY 12TH JUNE.
Early applications are encouraged, as whilst interviews are scheduled for 16th June we reserve the right to interview before the closing date by mutual agreement.
Please note during the partial school closure, as a result of COVID-19, some elements of the recruitment process will be conducted remotely.
We look forward to hearing from you.
Burpham Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All offers of employment are subject to suitable references and an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.
We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.