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  • Start date details

    1st September 2024, or as soon as possible thereafter.

  • Closing date

    23 June 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    4 June 2024

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Pay scale

MPS 1 – 6, £30,000 - £41,333 per annum

What skills and experience we're looking for

The successful candidate will be placed in either the EYFS / KS1 Class or the KS2 Class depending on their prior experience /skillset.

Are you a caring team player, looking to make a positive difference to the lives of children?

You will be/possess:

  • A skilled professional who has an engaging and dynamic style of teaching
  • Someone who has the drive and ambition to make sure our children achieve their very best, and promotes academic excellence
  • A teacher with a flair and passion for primary education who will embrace working and teaching in our school
  • Someone who truly wants to make a difference to the lives of young children

What the school offers its staff

About us

Now is the most exciting time to become a part of Oakridge CP School. You will join a creative and enthusiastic team on our journey of improvement as we strive to provide the very best education for our pupils.

Our learning environment and education provision is second to none. Our new garden school curriculum is getting our children outside into our incredible grounds, while our collaborative approach to planning with the other YEAT schools ensures that children are getting the very best in teaching and learning.

We make the most of the opportunities in our local community, visiting the nearby church and farms, as well as hosting community events at our school.

We are proud to be part of the Yorkshire Endeavour Academy Trust (YEAT) alongside Castleton, Glaisdale, Lealholm, Airy Hill and Westcliff in Whitby.

YEAT is also one of 32 organisations nationally to be a designated ‘English Hub’ which delivers excellence in early language and phonics teaching in reception and KS1. At Oakridge, the impact of this support is clear in our early reading provision and in our rapidly improving writing.

Oakridge and the wider YEAT Trust is highly supportive, plus our teachers benefit from a team of highly skilled Teaching Assistants that play a vital role in school life.

We can offer you:

  • A warm, happy school where we value everyone and have a philosophy of kindness and support for each other
  • Happy and enthusiastic children
  • A school with exciting and attractive learning environments, including extensive outdoor spaces
  • A leadership team who welcome fresh ideas and a sense of teamwork
  • A full induction programme with our administration team
  • Opportunity for career progression and development

Further details about the role


Informal chats about the role are welcomed and encouraged. For queries or to arrange a call or visit with the Head, Ben Russell please contact Chloe Bullen on 01609 536 964 or viachloe.bullen@northyorks.gov.uk

Chloe has been engaged to support us with recruiting to this exciting opportunity.

Visit Slots

Monday 10thJune 10.30am

Tuesday 11th1.30pm

Thursday 13th10.30am

Friday 14th1.30pm

Please contact Chloe to book your visit, please note that other candidates may be present.

Application Process

Please apply via NYC Jobs

Please contact us if you need an application form in a different format.

Unfortunately we do not accept CVs.

We are committed to meeting the needs of our diverse community and aim to have a workforce reflecting this diversity. We are also committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults. We have a robust child protection policy and all staff will receive training relevant to their role at induction and throughout employment at the school. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Please note this post is in regulated activity and exempt from the rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and subject to satisfactory references and an enhanced DBS criminal records and barred list check for work with children. An online search may be undertaken as part of the recruitment process on information available in the public domain. Candidates should disclose anything that may be relevant in line with Keeping Children Safe in Education.

North Yorkshire Council (NYC) advertise vacancies and process applications on behalf of schools and external organisations (third parties) in North Yorkshire. NYC are not responsible for the recruitment/employment practices of third parties and accept no liability in relation to the vacancy and any subsequent recruitment/employment processes.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Oakridge Community Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
40 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
01609 536 964

Oakridge is situated in the stunning environs of the village of Hinderwell, located between the North Yorkshire Moors and the North Sea Coast.

We are a designated Community Primary School, including a nursery, and we cater for children between the ages of 3 and 11. The children are organised into 2 classes: Dolphin Class for KS2 pupils and Seahorse Class for EYFS and KS1 pupils.

Arranging a visit to Oakridge Community Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email chloe.bullen@northyorks.gov.uk.

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