Class Teacher (covering maternity leave)

St Jude's Catholic Primary School Wigan, Wigan, Lancashire


Job details

Subject Primary
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490

Job summary

The Governors of St Jude’s Catholic Primary School are seeking to appoint a highly motivated, enthusiastic and committed teacher to join our rapidly improving school.

The successful candidate will:
• Be an excellent classroom practitioner with high expectations of pupil achievement.
• Have a good knowledge of an engaging KS2 curriculum.
• Create a happy, challenging, stimulating and effective learning environment utilising strong behaviour management skills.
• Maintain high standards of teaching and learning at all times.
• Be prepared to contribute to and support the Catholic aims and ethos of the school, “Together, we learn, love and grow with Jesus”

Previous experience of teaching a Year 6 class and guiding children through their KS2 SATS will be a distinct advantage.

In return, St Jude’s will offer:
• A warm, caring school with supportive colleagues and governors.
• A welcoming atmosphere where each individual is valued.
• Opportunity for professional development.

The exact date for the commencement of the role is yet to be confirmed but is expected to be mid-January including a handover period with the current Y6 teacher.

Essential educational requirements

Undergraduate Degree and Qualified Teacher Status

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Experience of successful teaching is essential. Previous experience of teaching Year 6 would be advantageous, but is not essential.

School overview

School type LA Maintained School, Roman Catholic
Education phase Primary
School size 203 pupils enrolled
Age range 5 to 11
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website St Jude's Catholic Primary School Wigan website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

School location

Worsley Mesnes Drive, Wigan, Lancashire, WN3 5AN