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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    24 March 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    6 March 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£31,750 - £43,685

Pay scale

M3 - UPS3

Additional allowances


What skills and experience we're looking for

At Chellaston, it is all about teamwork, consistency and positive relationships – we are looking for a teacher who:

  • Is confident in working across Key Stage 2
  • Has a positive approach to building relationships with children to encourage good learning behaviours
  • Is able to plan and deliver an engaging curriculum which ensures good progress in learning for all
  • Is committed to supporting the wider aspects of school life
  • Is an inspiring and creative practitioner with high expectations of all pupils
  • Has an in-depth understanding of the National Curriculum
  • Has excellent interpersonal skills and an ability to work collaboratively
  • Has expertise in science
  • Is committed to personal CPD
  • Has experience teaching the National Curriculum in the UK

What the school offers its staff

We can offer:

  • Enthusiastic pupils who are eager to learn
  • Hardworking, motivated, supportive colleagues and leadership team
  • Excellent professional development opportunities through an extensive range of network groups within East Midlands Education Trust
  • Excellent partnerships between pupils, staff, parents, governors and community
  • A forward-thinking approach to teaching and learning throughout the school
  • Career opportunities as part of a successful Multi Academy Trust

Further details about the role

Do you love teaching and are ready for a new challenge?

Do you have leadership skills and are committed to a healthy work life balance?

Are you an outstanding teacher who is passionate about education?

Looking for a leadership role within a large primary school with a supportive and committed staff?

Then this is the role for you!

Chellaston Junior School is looking for a teacher who is passionate about science and ready to take on a senior leadership role in a big school with even bigger ideas.

We are a large 4-form entry junior school, that sits right at the heart of the Chellaston community and we need a strong teacher with a drive to improve outcomes for all groups of children through outstanding teaching and leadership. Leaders are working hard to refine the curriculum to suit the needs of our children and ensure they are ready for their next stage of education with aspirations for their futures particularly within STEM subjects.

Commitment to safeguarding

The successful candidate will have to meet the requirements of the person specification in order to be offered the post, will be required to undergo a full enhanced DBS check and must be eligible to work in the UK. The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Safeguarding checks will be undertaken during the recruitment process and this may include online searches. We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.
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About Chellaston Junior School

School type
Academy, ages 7 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
506 pupils enrolled
Age range
7 to 11
Phone number
01332 701460

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