Class Teacher - Maternity Cover September 2022

Merley First School, Wimborne, Dorset, BH21 1SD

Deadline is today

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    22 May 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    9 May 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover (1 year)


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Class Teacher - Maternity Cover September 2022 job summary

Merley First School are looking for an enthusiastic and creative teacher to join our team as maternity cover from September 2022.

We are seeking an outstanding teacher who knows how to make learning exciting, engaging and interesting and who has experience of the national curriculum. We need a teacher who is as committed to inclusion as we are, has excellent classroom management skills, and has high expectations and the ability to contribute fully to the life of the school.

In return we can offer a vibrant school that is well resourced; extensive opportunities for outdoor learning; a happy, friendly and supportive staff team; a commitment to professional development; eager children who want to do their best.

The successful applicant must:
- be totally committed to raising the achievement and attainment of all our children
- have the drive, self-motivation, enthusiasm and commitment to develop our school even further
- have experience in primary education and the national curriculum
- work extremely well as part of a team
- be caring and hardworking

Applying for the job

Please apply online via the Jobs in Dorset website

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About Merley First School

School type
Academy, ages 5 to 9
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
305 pupils enrolled
Age range
5 to 9
Contact phone number
01202 888455

Merley is an outstanding two form entry first school set on the outskirts of Wimborne.

It is a founding member of the innovative and exciting Wimborne Academy Trust. Through the resources of the Trust and The Wimborne Teaching School, which sits at the heart of the Trust, staff can expect not only to receive first class training opportunities but can also expect opportunities to extend their professional skills and career portfolio supporting other schools and working across different pupil age groups. We want staff joining us to experience the professional thrill of growing as teachers and leaders.

Merley First School values the diversity of our workforce and welcomes applications from all sectors of the community.

Merley First School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people; this is a commitment which we expect all staff and volunteers to share. The successful candidate will be required to have a Disclosure and Barring Service check in line with the Governments safer recruitment guidelines. It is a founding member of the innovative and exciting Wimborne Academy Trust

Arranging a visit to Merley First School

Please contact Nikki Daunt on 01202 888455 or to arrange a visit or for further information.

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