This job expired on 20 March 2023

  • Start date details

    After May half term but willing to wait until September for the right candidate

  • Closing date

    20 March 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    8 March 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Head of year or phase
  • Head of department or curriculum

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Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time: 32.5 hours per week

Contract type


Pay scale


Additional allowances

TLR 2a

What skills and experience we're looking for

We’re looking for an outstanding class teacher with a proven talent and/or ability in leading English across the school. Someone with a proven track record of success and raising pupil outcomes. As a Lead for English, you’ll work alongside other English Leads across the Academy, to ensure the best offering to our children.

The successful candidate will have the ability to deliver quality teaching that drives achievement and inspires a love of learning. You will be able to demonstrate experience of achieving positive outcomes for pupils, as well as being passionate about making a difference to the lives of young people. As a committed team player, you will have excellent organisational skills and the natural ability to motivate both pupils and peers.

You will have:

  • A degree-level qualification or relevant teaching qualification.
  • Qualified Teacher Status.
  • The ability to teach all primary ages.
  • Experience of successful delivery of sustained outstanding attainment and achievement.
  • Experience of innovation and creativity to engage, enthuse and progress learners.​​​​​

What the school offers its staff

In addition to their PPA time the successful candidate will be provided with management release time in order to support their leadership activities.

Professional development is key to our ongoing success, so we continually invest in our employees through continuous learning opportunities across a growing group of academies, joining our team of leading education experts could propel your career to the next level.

Further details about the role

Our children are looking for us to find them an exceptionally and highly committed Class Teacher/English Lead to join us asap, working alongside a professional, supportive and hard-working school and Senior Leadership Team. The post offers a fantastic opportunity for a teacher with proven experience in primary education teaching and an absolute passion and talent to lead English across the whole school.

The successful applicant will need to be an inspirational and excellent team player who is able to demonstrate outstanding communication skills and flexibility in supporting team working with our Leadership, staff, governors and parents.

An application pack is available on request from St Paul’s school office and is on our school website https://www.stpaulrc.bham.sch.uk/about-us/vacancies-1

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to satisfactory references, which will be requested prior to interview, an enhanced DBS check, online searches, medical, evidence of qualifications plus verification of the Right to Work (RTW) in the UK.

Please review our Safeguarding Policy on the school website: www.stpaulrc.bham.sch.uk

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About St Paul's Catholic Primary School

School type
Academy, Roman Catholic, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
186 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
0121 464 1546

St Paul’s Catholic Primary School is a thriving and vibrant one-form entry primary school in its community. Being a fully inclusive school, we value every individual and the contributions they make. We want our children to experience the pleasure of achieving personal academic successes, linked to a strong sense of morality and fairness, based on the teachings of Jesus Christ within our Christian faith. At the school’s last Section 48 inspection, St Paul’s was judged to be a ‘Good Catholic school.’ Our most recent Ofsted Inspection judged it as a ‘Good School’, in November 2021.

Arranging a visit to St Paul's Catholic Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email enquiry@stpaulrc.bham.sch.uk.

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