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  • Start date details

    Start Date: September 2023 (or before)

  • Closing date

    19 April 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    29 March 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

Grade: PT Scale 1-6 and EPT 1-3 (salary will reflect experience)

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for someone with energy, enthusiasm and a hard-working ethos to join our happy school.

We can offer a very positive working environment and excellent professional development and support. Orchard Meadow Primary school is growing, and this is an exciting opportunity to be a part of our fantastic staff team.

We are looking for candidates who:

  • Are an excellent practitioner.
  • Are confident in the classroom and understand how children learn.
  • Have high expectations of what can be achieved.
  • Are passionate about making sure all children have access to a quality education despite any apparent disadvantage.
  • Seek to build positive relationships with children.
  • Are flexible with a good sense of humour and an understanding of the ‘bigger picture’.
  • Are able to work to their own initiative as well as part of a team.
  • Hold Qualified Teacher Status.
  • Are confident and excited about using and embracing IT in their practice.
  • Are flexible, hardworking and have a passion to make a difference in the lives of our young learners.
  • Are keen to explore leadership opportunities.

What the school offers its staff

As a Group, we can reward our staff better: with good career opportunities and traininge.g.NPQS, better pay, additional benefits and ultimately, the satisfaction of helping children to succeed. 

We invest in our staff wellbeing.  Our schools each have at least eight INSET days per year and an ongoing group-wide wellbeing programme.  It is an ethos we call ‘the best in everyone’. We also haveUnited Rewards, covering lifestyle and retail benefits including childcare vouchers, car lease scheme, cycle to work etc.

Commitment to safeguarding

Orchard Meadow Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post involves the type of work with children and young people that requires applicants to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check. The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post. All users are considered confidentially and according to the nature of the role and information disclosed.
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About Orchard Meadow Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
242 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

Arranging a visit to Orchard Meadow Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email hr@orchardmeadow.org.

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