Class Teacher EY / KS1 0.5 Permanent

Chapmanslade Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School, Westbury, Wiltshire


Job details

Job role Teacher
Subject Primary
Working pattern Part-time only
Salary Main 1 – 4 (£24373 - £30599)

Job summary

We are seeking a kind, ambitious, talented and enthusiastic teacher to join our EY/KS1 team. The ideal candidate will be able to evidence recent relevant teaching experience in a Reception class, and may also have experience of teaching at KS1. You will be skilled at creating a stimulating environment that allows every child to achieve. The successful candidate will be a genuine team player, working closely with colleagues including our TAs, and will recognise the importance of developing a strong partnership with parents. The successful candidate will aspire to become a confident and innovative curriculum leader of PSHE across the school.

Applications are invited from individuals who
• Can demonstrate consistently good teaching practice and a deep understanding of the EYFSP
• Understand the mastery approach to mathematics teaching
• Use on-going Assessment for Learning to shape meaningful lessons
• Believe that every child can progress and achieve
• Have high levels of resilience, energy and enthusiasm, and have a sense of humour
• Can protect and support the Christian ethos of the school

In return we offer
• An exceptionally happy and ambitious school community
• Delightful pupils
• Very pleasant school buildings and grounds
• A high level of support for your professional development
• Committed and supportive governors, church community and parents

Hours of work: 0.5 FTE Wednesday afternoon, Thursday and Friday
Contract type: Permanent
Closing date (and time): Wednesday 17th June 2020 (12 noon) latest
Interview date: To be agreed
Commencement date: 1st September 2020 or later by agreement

Additional information: Visits to the school are highly encouraged but may not be possible. Please contact Mrs Andrea McCall, School Business Manager on 01373 832367 or email to discuss arrangements for visiting the school. This vacancy is from 1st September 2020 but we can be flexible about the start date if necessary. Please indicate your availability on your application.

Chapmanslade school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

All applicants will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check before appointment is confirmed.

School overview

School type LA Maintained School, Church of England
Education phase Primary
School size 114 pupils enrolled
Age range 4 to 11
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Chapmanslade Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About Chapmanslade Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School

Chapmanslade is an exceptional, well-resourced small village school set in beautiful countryside between Westbury and Frome, with a highly committed staff and a dedicated governing body. Our pupils are charming, well motivated and achieve high standards in all areas of school life. The School was judged Good at its last Ofsted inspection.

School location

High Street, Westbury, Wiltshire, BA13 4AN