Class Teacher, FT, Year 5

West Pennard CE Primary School

Maternity Cover

MPS (£30,000-£41,333)

Required from September 2024


We are seeking to appoint a full time class teacher to cover maternity leave in our Year 5 class from September 2024.

Applicants should:

·         Have the ability to work collaboratively with all members of the school team and wider community

·         Be innovative, creative and open to new ideas

·         Be an excellent class teacher, with a strong record of raising pupil attainment and the ability to demonstrate high expectations for all learners

·         Have a desire to contribute to the wider curriculum in our successful school

·         Have an awareness of a range of SEND needs and the impact of other factors of disadvantage on how children learn

·         Support the Christian ethos of our church school


We can offer you:

·         Polite, kind children who are excited about their learning

·         A FT class based HLTA working within the class.

·         A friendly and supportive leadership team who are committed to professional development and staff well-being

·         A school set in beautiful grounds 

·         An opportunity to be part of a hard-working, committed team who value working together to provide the best possible education for our pupils

·         The opportunity to develop skills and to progress.

West Pennard School has a commitment to safeguarding children and has a culture of vigilance to support this. Any offer of employment will be subject to satisfactory reference checks and a disclosure check with the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Following the acceptance of your interview, an online check will be carried out as detailed in the latest Keeping Children Safe in Education guidelines. As regulated activity with children, the post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, and the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020. 


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Deadline for applications: Friday 3rd May 2024 (12:00 noon)

Interview date: Thursday 9th May 2024


Please send an SCC application form with covering letter to Mr Husker Webster This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. marked for the attention of the Headteacher.


Application forms may be downloaded and also submitted online by clicking here