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  • Start date details

    Summer term (April 17th 2023)

  • Closing date

    30 January 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    1 January 2023

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

M3 to M6 depending on experience

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for a passionate and dynamic KS2 teacher with excellent classroom practice to join our supportive, hardworking team. Within our school staffing structure there is potential for candidates to undertake some leadership responsibilities. We welcome applications from candidates who would like to take on additional responsibility, as well as from those solely wishing to undertake a purely Class Teacher based role.

Do you want to work in a school that supports you to be the best? Are you enthusiastic and determined to provide outstanding learning for children? Do you buy into our vision of developing children to be the best they can be and to give something back to society?

Please see the attached Person Specification for a full list of requirements. Overall, we are looking for a passionate and dynamic primary teacher with excellent classroom practice to join our team. We have a proven, successful track record of supporting the development of staff and love working with teachers who bring enthusiasm and new ideas.

What the school offers its staff

We are proud to offer you:

  • A supportive, dynamic, dedicated and inspirational team of staff who firmly believe that they will make a difference to the pupils at our school

  • An innovative, supportive and diligent leadership team dedicated to improving pupil outcomes

  • A comprehensive and supportive induction package to enable you to quickly feel part of the team

  • A proven track record of providing exciting, high quality professional development opportunities for the career progression of ambitious and aspirational teachers

  • A friendly, thriving school appreciated and supported by parents and the wider community

  • Hardworking, enthusiastic children who are eager to learn

  • A highly active and supportive governing body

We are keen to hear from candidates who are great classroom practitioners with excellent working knowledge and experience in either KS1 or KS2.

Further details about the role

We are a vibrant, successful and friendly primary school for children between 4 – 11 years with 285 pupils on roll. Our children are a delight to teach and we are determined for them to flourish academically and socially, no matter what their starting points.

As a Church School, we firmly believe that every child has the ability to ‘let their light shine’ and make a difference to the world. Our focus is on providing deep and rich learning experiences that provides them with the knowledge and skills to succeed in life, yet also prepares them morally and spiritually so that they can live life in all its fullness and make a contribution to their local, national and global community as citizens of the modern world. Every child matters to us and we celebrate diversity, uniqueness and challenge stereotypes in order to be ‘Good Samaritans’; helping others, no matter what.

We offer breadth and depth of curriculum experience whilst also ensuring that the children continue to excel and progress in the core skills of reading, writing and maths.

Our school is also very committed to the wellbeing and development of its staff. Our Headteacher and Senior Leadership Team are highly motivated and fully supportive of all of our staff members; our pupils are hardworking pupils who respond well to staff who take the time to understand them. We have effective CPD from local and national sources and we firmly believe in giving teachers the time and support needed to develop their craft through a mix of peer support and networking as well as specialist led CPD and school improvement.

Commitment to safeguarding

High Ash CE School is committed to safeguarding children and promoting the welfare of children. An enhanced DBS and qualifications check will be carried out upon appointment of the successful candidate. More information, including our Safeguarding statement and Child Protection policy, can be found on our website www.highashschool.co.uk

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About High Ash Church of England Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Church of England, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
282 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01525 261620

High Ash C.E. Primary School is a vibrant, successful and friendly primary school for children between 4 – 11 years.

Arranging a visit to High Ash Church of England Primary School

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