Class Teacher (Primary)

Hatfield Community Free School, Hatfield, Hertfordshire


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subjects Primary, Primary, Primary
Working pattern Will consider full-time, part-time
Salary Main pay range 1 to Main pay range 6, £25,543 to £37,152 per year (full-time equivalent)

Job description

An exciting opportunity to work in an Outstanding School!

We are looking for a class teacher to join our friendly staff from September 2020 or earlier.

Hatfield Community Free School (HCFS) is an exciting, ambitious and innovative school, which opened in September 2012. We have been set up as a free school, which is funded directly by the Government and run by highly skilled Trustees as a Primary Academy.

At our most recent OFSTED we were graded Outstanding in all areas and are now looking for innovative and inspiring Class Teachers to help further our successes across the school.

We aim to develop ‘the whole child’, placing a huge emphasis not only on academic development, but also on the skills needed for life. We nurture children to develop their resilience, working from a virtues programme that helps them to become respectful members of their local and the wider community.

We have a strong history of supporting Newly Qualified Teachers and welcome applications from NQTs.

Part time applications will be considered on a 0.4, 0.6 or 0.8 FTE basis. Please enquire for further details.

Should you wish to find out more about us do see our website Visits to the school are very welcome, please contact the school office to make an appointment.

If you do wish to apply please consider the guidance document attached and send your application by the closing date of Friday 31st January 2020 at midday.

Essential educational requirements

Good Honours Degree in a relevant subject

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Evidence of teaching that is at least ‘good’. Desirable -outstanding.
Ability to reflect on own practice and implement improvement.
High degree of professionalism.
Self motivated and committed to the whole team.
Committed to equal opportunities for all.
Willingness to undertake further training.
Ability to work collaboratively with classroom support staff.
Understanding of quality first teaching with no child left behind.
IT skills that enhance learning.
Ability to observe learning outcomes linked to success criteria.
Understanding of own educational values and links with HCFS.

Employee benefits

We are experienced in providing quality NQT induction as well as a comprehensive induction training programme for all new staff.
Excellent CPD.
Opportunities for paid research projects are available.
Opportunity for extended week attendance in the summer holiday- paid in addition to salary,

School overview

School type Free School
Education phase Primary
School size 415 pupils enrolled
Age range 4 to 11
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Hatfield Community Free School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About Hatfield Community Free School

Primary School

School location

Briars Lane, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL10 8ES