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  • Earliest start date

    31 October 2023

  • Latest start date

    1 January 2024

  • Closing date

    9 October 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    22 September 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

M1 - M6

What skills and experience we're looking for

We have an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated individual to join our dedicated, warm and friendly team.

Are you an excellent practitioner committed to being part of a team, working to provide an engaging and challenging curriculum, where all children can succeed? Can you create a classroom atmosphere that inspires children to learn, challenge themselves and make good progress? If this is you, we’d love to hear from you!

We are seeking to appoint a caring, enthusiastic, outstanding and dynamic primary practitioner who is highly motivated and happy to work as part of a close and caring team, with creativity and innovation and have excellent communication skills. We will consider full-time or part-time applicants to find the best candidate.

Our successful candidate will:

  • Be thoroughly committed to enabling all children to reach their full potential
  • Have high expectations for children’s attainment and progress
  • Be a creative, passionate and forward-thinking individual, who places high value on their own professional development in order to improve continuously as a practitioner
  • Be someone who is motivated, flexible, resilient and a true team player
  • Be willing to work with a wide range of colleagues and make a positive contribution to the whole school community and beyond
  • Be patient, kind, considerate and prepared to go the extra mile
  • Fully immerse themselves in school life and will be committed to working within our warm & friendly team
  • Committed to achieving a work/life balance and maintaining their own interests outside of teaching

What the school offers its staff

We will offer our successful candidate a school that:

  • Is dedicated to offering the very best for its children with a focus on enrichment
  • Enjoys positive relationships between staff, children and families
  • Has motivated children who enjoy learning and are proud of their school
  • Is happy, vibrant and positive
  • Is creative, open to ideas and seeks opportunities for its children and staff
  • Really cares for its staff team
  • Offers comprehensive ECT mentoring based on coaching
  • Offers bespoke induction for experienced teachers new to our school

Supports and encourages continuous professional development

Further details about the role

The successful candidate should be committed to motivating our learners with effective well differentiated teaching and high expectations for all children to achieve their full potential and committed to the continuing development of the whole school. This post offers the successful candidate the opportunity for excellent professional development and the opportunity to lead key curriculum areas if appropriate/desired. As a school, we work in close partnership with staff, parents, governors and children. We can offer excellent links with colleagues in our Trust schools too. We are looking for someone who has good interpersonal skills, a passion for teaching with a commitment to team working. Applications from ECTs are welcomed.

Please take a look at our recruitment pack for further information about our school and the role.

Visits to our school are warmly welcomed & encouraged. To arrange a visit please contact our School Office on 01865 890385 or email office.2452@chalgrove-oxon.sch.uk

Commitment to safeguarding

The Acer Trust and its schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Employment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post. All applicants are considered confidentially and according to the nature of the role and information disclosed.
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About Chalgrove Community Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
202 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
01865 890385

Chalgrove Community Primary School are a thriving local school set in the beautiful countryside in rural Oxfordshire. We are very much at the heart of our community and we are lucky to have such supportive families. At Chalgrove Community Primary School, we want our children to be curious, to question and to challenge ideas. We want our children to engage, to be inquisitive and to be proactive learners. How do we achieve this? We do this through creating a curriculum that is exciting and never static. We facilitate learning opportunities beyond the classroom and we continually reflect in order to improve.

Arranging a visit to Chalgrove Community Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin.2452@chalgrove.oxon.sch.uk.

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