6 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    19 April 2024 at 1pm

  • Date listed

    25 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teacher

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 1

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£31,737.00 Annually (FTE)

Class Teacher job summary

As we continue on an exciting journey at Coton C of E Primary School with a recently appointed Headteacher and team of staff, a fantastic opportunity has arisen for us to appoint an ambitious, dedicated and highly motivated Classroom Teacher to join our happy, welcoming school community.

We are a school who prides themselves on creating strong partnerships between children, teachers, parents and our local community. With pastoral well-being, nurture and care at the heart of all that we do, we strive to create a happy and safe environment where everyone feels valued.

The successful candidate will be an inspirational, talented practitioner who is committed to, and will thrive on, modelling our school vision and five Christian values: Care, Courage, Challenge, Creativity and Cooperation. We are looking for someone who:

  • Has the highest expectations for safeguarding the welfare of all children and young people.
  • Is an outstanding classroom practitioner.
  • Is an aspiring leader who has successful experience of primary leadership and management.
  • Upholds high personal and professional standards.
  • Has excellent curriculum, data analysis and assessment knowledge.
  • Can work successfully with children, staff families and the community.
  • Has excellent organisational skills.
  • Has a sense of purpose and fun!

If you are passionate about supporting change for improvement and providing an engaging and challenging curriculum that ensures that each child is enthused, nurtured and achieves their full potential, receiving the ‘keys they need to learn and flourish,’ we can offer you:

  • The most wonderful children who are keen and eager learners!
  • A friendly school community with a distinctive Christian ethos.
  • An opportunity to lead and teach in a developing school.
  • A genuine commitment to strong professional development opportunities.
  • A dedicated team who are professional, friendly, hard-working and welcoming!

Our overarching intent at Coton C of E Primary School is simple; we want the best teachers, delivering the best curriculum to ensure that our children receive the best education. If you are an excellent practitioner with the skills, passion and determination to support us in securing this, please contact the Headteacher, Miss Sarah Jarvis, via the School Office: office@coton.cambs.sch.uk or call 01954 210339 if you wish to attend a school visit or request an application pack. School visits are warmly encouraged; we welcome the opportunity to meet you.

Telephone: 01954 210339

Email: office@coton.cambs.sch.uk


We actively promote equality of opportunity in employment to reflect the communities we serve. All disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria will be offered an interview. This school is committed to safeguarding including the Prevent agenda and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this. Giving false information is an offence and could result in the application being rejected and referred to the police. Any appointment made will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check, right to work in the UK and qualifications check, satisfactory references and medical clearance. The ability to converse at ease with members of the public and provide advice and information in accurate spoken English is essential for the post.

Commitment to safeguarding

Coton Church of England Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and requires all staff and volunteers to demonstrate this commitment. Offers of employment are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS disclosure and other employment checks.

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About Coton Church of England (Voluntary Controlled) Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Church of England, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
107 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

Coton Church of England Primary School is a highly regarded village school set in a stunning rural area three miles to the west of Cambridge, convenient for the M11 and A14.

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