FTE1.0 Teacher

Cheriton Bishop Primary School

This post is temporary to cover maternity and will be paid within Main Pay Scale

Cheriton Bishop Primary School, part of the Link Academy Trust, require a Key Stage 2 teacher to cover maternity for the summer term. 

Two further full/ part time temporary positions are being sought for September 2018 as our schools within the Trust expand. Leadership positions may also be available.

If you are a teacher with real ambition to develop your career further and would like to be at the forefront of current school improvement opportunities we need you.

We will offer you the prospect of teaching in a range of settings, being empowered to develop your own expert knowledge and skills and the chance to support/ lead others in their professional journey. You will be part of a proficient team dedicated to working to improve the outcomes for all our children, where your work life balance will be promoted.

We offer you the support of clear systems, protocols, expectations and structures to help you to succeed as a teacher, including mentoring and coaching.

You will need to be inspirational and reflective, show initiative, creativity and demonstrate the aptitude to work as part of a successful and growing team of school leaders to improve the life chances of our pupils and make every child feel ‘special’. We expect you to liaise with parents, stakeholders and the community. The School leaders will recognise and develop your expertise and skills to ensure you become an excellent teacher.

We want you to come and join our happy, positive learning environments where our consistent vision is that through collaboration we will always be ‘Stronger Together’

What we are looking for in a candidate is:

  • A commitment to developing your own practice through engagement in professional learning in order to develop and implement the most current teaching strategies.
  • An understanding of how pupils learn and flexibility to support the schools in offering an excellent experience to all our children, including enriching extra-curricular activities.
  • Recognition of our amazing children; nurturing and supporting them, meeting their needs to ensure they have independent learning behaviours that will see them prepared for their future learning journey.
  • A committed approach to the wider school community and engagement with them.
  • A cheerful, fresh and creative approach to giving the children under your care the best you can
  • Experience of working in a KS2

We would encourage prospective applicants to visit the school before applying.  Please contact the school office on 01647 24817 to make an appointment.

Please see links below to download an application form and person spec. Please return your completed application to for the attention of the Executive Academy Head, Mrs Alex Waterman.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A DBS disclosure is required for this post

Closing Date: Thursday 28th March at 12noon

Interview Date: 3rd April 2019