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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    21 May 2024 at 3pm

  • Date listed

    16 May 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teacher

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time: 32.5 hours per week

Contract type


Pay scale

Main pay scale

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are searching for someone who is a skilled classroom practitioner, is passionate about teaching, is able to contribute to the development and implementation of the school’s ambitious curriculum and is able to empower all learners to grow their talents and flourish as unique individuals.

We would welcome applicants who will support our Christian values and work hard to achieve the best possible outcomes for our pupils by helping them to grow their talents.

The successful applicant will:

  • Have excellent understanding of and commitment to safeguarding
  • Have secure knowledge and commitment to inclusion
  • Be an experienced teacher
  • Have excellent knowledge of the national curriculum
  • Show evidence of leading a curriculum area and raising standards of teaching and learning (D)
  • Understand the features of high-quality teaching
  • Have knowledge and understanding of effective strategies to manage the behaviour of pupils
  • Be a creative and inspirational teacher
  • Be full of enthusiasm, warmth and energy with a good sense of humour
  • Work well as part of a team
  • Be well organised with excellent communication skills with all stakeholders within the school community
  • Be ambitious, proactive and self-driven with a strong commitment to developing your own professional practice and the professional practice of colleagues
  • Promote the school’s Christian ethos, vision and values of the school
  • Be willing to contribute to the wider whole school life (D)

What the school offers its staff

Aston and Cote C of E Primary School is a good school with friendly staff as well as delightful, engaged pupils and supportive parents.

We are very proud of our Christian ethos which is centred around our school vision of “We embed our Christian values of Love, Courage and Respect in everything we do, enabling us to learn and grow together as a community. We are committed to helping everyone flourish as unique individuals by developing a sense of wonder and curiosity in the world and our place in it.”

Aston and Cote offers you:

  • A caring and supportive learning environment in which to develop your teaching
  • Effective systems that minimise teacher workload so that you can enjoy teaching and have a good work/life balance
  • Polite, hardworking and articulate children who love to learn
  • A supportive Senior Leadership team and Governing Body
  • A committed whole school team who are dedicated to achieving the best possible outcomes for pupils
  • A school that works closely with parents, governors, our local parish church and the wider community
  • Opportunities for continuing professional development including working with staff in other schools
  • A wide range of resources to facilitate your teaching

Further details about the role

An informal visit to the school is strongly encouraged. Please contact Lesley Brooks on 01993 850435, or e-mail office.3120@aston-and-cote.oxon.sch.uk for further information. A job description and person specification can be found on the school website www.aston-and-cote.oxon.sch.uk

Commitment to safeguarding

Aston & Cote CE Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children and young people in its care and expects all staff and post holders to share this commitment. All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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About Aston and Cote Church of England Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Church of England, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
186 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number

Arranging a visit to Aston and Cote Church of England Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email hcor4765@aston-and-cote.oxon.sch.uk.

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