Deadline is tomorrow

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    15 April 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    8 March 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

Main Pay scale and Upper Pay scale

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • A teacher who demonstrates consistently good or outstanding practice
  • Commitment to making learning a rich and enjoyable experience for children and parents
  • A clear philosophy and knowledge of how children learn
  • A commitment of engaging with our parents and supporting our ‘open door’ policy
  • A good communicator


What the school offers its staff

  • A very friendly and mutually supportive place to learn and work
  • A delightful atmosphere
  • A professional and committed staff and governor team with a positive attitude; passionate about giving Arbourthorne children and families the best education
  • A new building and resource rich environment
  • A supportive community who want the best for their children
  • Enthusiastic learners who deserve only the best!
  • Regular, high quality professional development opportunities

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment.
All successful candidates will be required to complete an Enhanced and Barring Service Check.
We will carry out online searches for shortlisted candidates in line with Keeping Children Safe in Education.
A criminal record self declaration form will be required to be completed if shortlisted, and discussed at the interview if necessary.

We welcome applications from everyone. Under the Disability Confident Scheme, disabled applicants, who meet the essential criteria of this job, are guaranteed an interview.

Applying for the job

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About Arbourthorne Community Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
460 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
01142398163

Thank you for your interest in applying for a post in our school. We are simply looking for someone who
compliments our team, is committed to providing excellence for pupils and is clear that their role can make a
difference to the lives of our children.

Arbourthorne Community Primary School is an OfSTED rated good school with outstanding Personal
Development. We have approximately 475 pupils on roll at any time but manage to create a ‘family’ atmosphere
despite being a larger than average primary school.
There is a strong sense of team in our school and a very positive and friendly atmosphere. The school serves an
area of high social deprivation and staff have worked with great determination to improve the life chances of our
pupils. Behaviour is good in the school and an outstanding pastoral team provide additional support for the most
vulnerable children and families. We all have a strong sense of collective responsibility to our pupils and every
child is everybody’s business!

We offer excellent facilities for our children and families. We have a healthy budget and are resource rich and are
able to offer high quality training opportunities for colleagues.

We have a 78-place full-time equivalent Nursery. There are two foundation classes and four classes in KS1.
In KS2 there are eight classes, two in each year group. We also have a 14 place Integrated Resource Unit
for pupils with special educational needs. Staff enjoy working in phase teams.

The school is well known locally and nationally for its inclusive approach to education. We believe in the
value of parents, children, governors and staff working together.
We have a strong representation of parents on the governing body. We offer a variety of courses in school
for our parents and community.

Staff work incredibly hard at this school to provide an excellent all round education. We have annual
residentials for Y4, Y6 and Y2 pupils and trips which put the City of Sheffield at the heart of the planning. We
have developed an off-site house which is our life skills centre, offering pupils and their families training in
health, well-being and life skills.

Arranging a visit to Arbourthorne Community Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@arbourthorne.sheffield.sch.uk.

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