Class Teacher - KS2 - Maternity Cover

Stretham Community Primary School, Ely, Cambridgeshire, CB6 3JN

2 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    29 June 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    15 June 2022

Job details

Key stage


Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover (Likely to be 2 terms)


Teacher Main Pay Scale / Upper Pay Spine

Class Teacher - KS2 - Maternity Cover job summary


The headteacher and the governors firmly believe that a happy staff delivers the best education.

We invest in our teachers and staff from the small things to the big things:

• We listen and respond to an annual well-being survey of staff.
• We offer all staff a paid personal day each year.
• We encourage and support all staff to take a lead in the school.
• Professional development, responding to the needs of the individual and the school, is a priority.
• We work closely with local schools in the Witchford Area Schools Partnership; both offering and receiving support.
• We constantly evaluate what we do to ensure the maximum impact on learning with the minimum impact on workload.
• We offer all staff a flu vaccine.
• Tea and coffee are free!
We are looking for an enthusiastic and dedicated teacher to join our happy and supportive teaching team from September 2022.

It is likely that this post will be for two terms; lasting until Easter 2023. Whilst not finalised yet, the position may well be in lower key stage 2. We will, however, take into account the expertise and preferences of the successful candidate.

The successful applicant will need:

• To be an excellent classroom practitioner with motivation and creativity.
• The ability to work well in a team and form positive relationships with pupils, parents and staff.
• Dedication and high expectations of themselves and the children they teach.

In return, we offer:

• Happy, enthusiastic children who are keen to learn.
• Friendly, supportive and dedicated staff, governors and parents.
• An ethos which places well-being for all (including staff) at its heart.
• A good school (Ofsted 2019).

Please contact the headteacher, Andrew Robertson, to arrange a visit to the school; to discuss the post further; or for an application pack on 01353 649271 or email .

Closing date and short listing for application is noon on 8th June 2022.
Interviews will be held in the following week.

Stretham Community 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. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

School website –

Applying for the job

Please contact Julia Taylor in the school office for an application pack.
01353 649271

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

About Stretham Community Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 5 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
159 pupils enrolled
Age range
5 to 11
Contact phone number
01353 649271

Stretham Community Primary School is a successful village school with a warm and welcoming atmosphere. We are situated just off the A10 south of Ely and with easy access to and from Cambridge.

Arranging a visit to Stretham Community Primary School

Please contact Julia Taylor in the school office to arrange a visit. We would love to show you around our school.

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