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  • Job start date

    19 February 2024

  • Closing date

    1 December 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    15 November 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Key stage 1

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - Maximum 1 year

Pay scale

M1 to M6

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking to appoint a talented and highly motivated class teacher to join our friendly, committed and hardworking staff team for a Maternity Cover from February 2024

Are you:

  • an outstanding classroom practitioner, with a proven track record?
  • an inclusive educator who understands the diverse needs of all children?
  • committed to raising the levels of achievement for all children?
  • an energetic, enthusiastic and dedicated team member?
  • driven by improvement and innovation?

What the school offers its staff

We can offer:

  • an exciting, cross-curricular teaching approach
  • a well-resourced school environment
  • fantastic outside learning opportunities including a Forest School, allotment and orchard
  • an experienced and hardworking team of staff
  • children who want to learn and achieve
  • high quality CPD and the opportunity to further your own career

Commitment to safeguarding

Manorcroft Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. As part of our safeguarding processes, appointment to any post is subject to various checks, including a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please complete the online application.

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About Manorcroft Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
394 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01784 432155

Manorcroft Primary School is a friendly, inclusive two-form entry school for children aged 4-11, which offers a caring, safe and exciting learning environment. Our aim is for each and every child to develop a love of learning and to fulfil their potential, whatever their starting point or individual need. We believe in the development of the whole child, ensuring that their social and emotional needs, as well as their academic needs are met. The school site was originally a secondary school and therefore benefits from the many features unique to an expansive building. For example a large, main hall which can easily seat 400 children, with a fully equipped AV system and purpose built stage for performing. We have large, separate classrooms with up-to-date IT equipment, intervention spaces, a dedicated PPA room and meeting rooms. Our extensive grounds include 3 playgrounds, a netball court, large open playing fields with flood lights, alongside a range of outside classroom spaces. We have an exciting, cross-curricular approach to teaching at Manorcroft and have supported this by buying in some key resources to support with teacher workload. For example Power Maths, Little Wandle, Cornerstones and Purple Mash. Underpinning our entire curriculum is a drive to take learning outdoors wherever possible. This could range from simply moving the traditional ‘classroom’ from the building to the gazebo, or using the garden spaces,fields and playgrounds for different activities. The school grounds are fantastic and encompass an allotment and orchard, along with a wooded area. The whole curriculum is supported by having the Forest School programme running two days a week which teaches team-work, co-operation and sharing. We have a range of experienced staff on our teaching team and CPD opportunities are sought for everyone equally. Early Career Teachers (ECTs) are welcome and are mentored and developed by more experienced teachers. We have a large team of Learning Support Assistants (LSAs) who support generally in class with quality first teaching, alongside working with small groups and 1-1 with children on an EHCP. The school Leadership Team promote wellbeing amongst all staff and offer opportunities for others to further their careers. Manorcroft is in the middle of Egham, which is a thriving and expanding University town with a bustling High Street consisting of a good range of shops and eateries. In walking distance from the school is a large leisure centre catering for a wide range of sporting activities. The school is located a few minutes walk from the train station, which is on the Reading to London Waterloo line, and is a short drive from the M25.

Arranging a visit to Manorcroft Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@manorcroft.surrey.sch.uk.

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