17 days remaining to apply

  • Earliest start date

    1 October 2023

  • Latest start date

    16 October 2023

  • Closing date

    22 June 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    19 May 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 1

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - Up to 1 Year

Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

Are you looking for a mini career break to travel during term time? Are you keen to have flexibility over the academic year to explore new horizons? Then this role is for you! This position would be suitable for an ECT, ECT+1 or a more experienced teacher.

At St Patrick’s, we are a friendly and committed school community where children are at the heart of all we do. We are proud of our warm, compassionate and inclusive ethos that supports our well-motivated and happy children.

We are looking for an energetic and passionate teacher who has a positive, caring and enthusiastic approach to teaching and learning to join our supportive team. There will also be the opportunity to lead a curriculum subject, depending on the skills and experience you are able to offer.

We are seeking someone who is:

  • Fully supportive of a Catholic vison of education, whether you are Catholic or not
  • Inspirational, dedicated and effective in the classroom to motivate all children to achieve their best
  • Flexible and imaginative in their approach to planning and teaching
  • Eager to contribute to the life of the school and its community
  • Hard-working and self-evaluative
  • Able to have fun and laugh through school life

What the school offers its staff

At St. Patrick’s we offer:

  • A community with a strong Catholic ethos which is inclusive and child centred
  • Friendly, well-behaved and happy children who are eager to learn
  • Enthusiastic, diligent and dedicated staff
  • Very good relationships with parents and a supportive Governing Body
  • The opportunity to develop your career
  • For ECT’s, an excellent and proven package of induction in which you will be supported to become a great teacher
  • For more experienced teachers, the opportunity to make a valued contribution to an ever-improving school, as we journey towards even greater things

Commitment to safeguarding

At St. Patrick's we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced disclosure through the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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 download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to enquiries@st-patricks.hants.sch.uk

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About St Patrick's Catholic Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Roman Catholic, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
253 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11
Phone number

St Patrick’s is a friendly, vibrant one form entry Catholic Primary School set in wooded grounds in Farnborough. Our age range is 2 - 11 years, and our school includes a Nursery class housed in our Woodlands Early Years Centre along with our Reception Class.

Arranging a visit to St Patrick's Catholic Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email enquiries@st-patricks.hants.sch.uk.

School location

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