6 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    24 June 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    4 June 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

Main Scale 1-6

Class Teacher job summary


Teaching at our school is amazing

We strive to be better each day in a spirit of collaboration and challenge.

We believe passionately in every child and do everything possible to include them.

Are you ready to fire up the next part of your career journey?

We are a unique school: the only one of its kind in the UK for primary. We read, we debate, we learn and we work hard.

If you think ‘Yes’ then our school is the place for you.

Title: Class Teacher

Responsible to: Executive Headteacher

Don’t just make your career in Cambridge, live it.

Have a look at our websites www.universityprimaryschool.org.uk and www.unlockingresearch.org

The University of Cambridge Primary School is seeking to appoint inspired educators to be key contributors in the development of our new school, which opened in September 2015. We have over 600 children in 2022 and will be a large 3 form school in 2023.

We are seeking applications from successful Key Stage 1 and 2 teachers who can express a passion for children and education. You will be a confident and passionate primary teacher. You will love learning yourself. You will be able to demonstrate high expectations, a flexible and resilient attitude to challenge and commitment to providing irresistible learning opportunities for all children. You will have the interpersonal skills to model empathy, respect, trust, courage, and gratitude within a framework in which everyone is ambitious, innovative and inclusive.

Our Diversities Strategy sets our vision for a truly inclusive school community and we warmly welcome all people from all backgrounds to apply for the post.

As a staff member of the University of Cambridge Primary School, you may receive the following benefits:

Child Care Vouchers

Wellbeing Services:

o In house wellbeing sessions

Through Health Shield:

o A full employee assistance programme

o Virtual GP Surgery

o Free eye test and optical voucher

o Perks – exclusive discounts

o Health Cash Plan

All staff are employed by the UTS Cambridge Trust not the University of Cambridge.

Previous unsuccessful applicants need not apply.

Closing date for applications: Monday 24th June 2024 9am

Interviews: Thursday 27th June 2024 TBC

Start date: September 2024

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About University of Cambridge Primary School

School type
Free School, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
663 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

School location

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