Class Teacher

Blakesley Church of England Primary School, Towcester, Northamptonshire, NN12 8RD

This job expired on 26 June 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    26 June 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    18 May 2022

Job details

Key stages

Early years, KS1, KS2

Working pattern

Contract type



Between £29,664.00 to £36,961.00

Class Teacher job summary

Compassion Courage Fellowship Wisdom Thankfulness

Start Date: FLEXIBLE between September 2022 and January 2023
Closing Date: 26th June 2022

If you are looking for a new career opportunity, to provide meaningful education to children who are eager to learn, working with a closely-knit, supportive community, situated within the beautiful countryside of Northamptonshire – Blakelsey is waiting to hear from you!

Blakesley CE Primary school is an established primary academy at the heart of the community, which seeks to provide the highest quality education for each and every child, through an engaging, responsive and tailored curriculum, enabling all to achieve their full potential. We now have a fantastic opportunity for a passionate, enthusiastic and committed Class Teacher to join our focused team of staff and help facilitate our goals. Seeking to support, inspire and lead our brilliant children across a mixed-age group, the successful candidate will be motived with a drive to support the children’s personal and academic progression, whilst building a safe, creative and exciting learning environment. We are also looking to appoint a candidate who has experience leading a subject successfully and can demonstrate high quality first teaching.

The role of a teacher in the lives of both the children and wider community is a vital and special responsibility. We are therefore looking to appoint a candidate who shares in Blakesley’s passion and values, supplemented by thorough knowledge and effective experience, to deliver the very best education for all.

Blakesley school has been a proud member of the Peterborough Diocese Education Trust since 2019, alongside 32 other schools in the Rutland, Peterborough and Northamptonshire area. PDET is responsible for employing all staff and managing the finances and other central services for the Academies in the Trust. These services include HR support; facilities and premises; procurement and school effectiveness.

We are looking to appoint someone who:

Is enthusiastic, approachable and friendly
Ensures all children feel safe, happy and able to learn
Has an understanding of the curriculum and pastoral needs of primary aged children
Is able to deliver high quality first teaching
Is confident in using a range of behaviour management strategies
Has the ability to work effectively, flexibly and independently and above all is a committed team member
Is supportive of the ethos of a Church and Trust school
In return, we will offer:

A supportive environment where everyone is valued
Happy and motivated children who are eager to learn
A fantastic close working team, including a supportive governing body
Opportunities for further professional development.

The school is committed to the protection and safety of all its pupils and staff. All posts are subject to enhanced DBS clearance. Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged, so please don’t hesitate to contact the school on 01327 860257 or email the Headteacher directly: L.Hill@blakesley.pdet.org.uk who would be happy to arrange a visit for you.

Please apply for this role via our recruitment site: https://accesspeople.accessacloud.com/PeterboroughDioceseEducationTrustRecruitment/

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About Blakesley Church of England Primary School

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
109 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

As a Church of England school at the heart of the community and in partnership with parents, Blakesley C of E Primary School is committed to enabling all pupils to achieve their full potential. It is a place where we learn how to love God, one another and ourselves and to serve the community. We will do this through developing a love of learning within a creative, dynamic and vibrant environment based on Christian values where everyone aspires to excellence.
Blakesley is a small primary school that serves the beautiful, south Northamptonshire villages of Blakesley and Woodend, Litchborough, Adstone, Maidford, Farthingstone and Foxley. Founded by William Foxley in 1669, our children still learn within the oldest classroom in Northamptonshire.

As a church school we have strong links with our local parish church of St Mary’s. Our Christian values of thankfulness, fellowship, wisdom, courage and compassion underpin all that we do. We are committed to not only providing the best possible education for all of our children, but to developing our children to be good citizens who contribute well to society.

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