Class Teacher

Salcombe Church of England Primary School, Salcombe, Devon


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject Primary
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Main pay range 6, £24,373 to £35,971

Job summary

The First Federation Trust, a Multi Academy Trust of 14 schools, is seeking to recruit an inspirational teacher to join our friendly and dedicated team, based at Salcombe C of E Primary School.
The school is situated in a beautiful location overlooking the coastal town of Salcombe and the tranquil Kingsbridge Estuary, in the South Hams district of Devon. The town lies within an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Salcombe is a thriving small town school with a strong sense of community, where both teachers and learners flourish.

You would be working along side a wonderful team of supportive staff, with children who are eager to learn; in a school which has an excellent partnership with parents/carers and the local community.
Leaders within the school understand that staff wellbeing is paramount which has created a fun and enjoyable working environment.

We are seeking a permanent class teacher to teach in a mixed Year 2, 3 & 4 class. This position will start after February half term.
If you would like to work in a highly nurturing and supportive environment and are able to meet the challenges of teaching a mixed aged class, then we would love to hear from you.

You should have:
- Good curriculum knowledge and preferably with experience of teaching Key Stage 1 and 2
- Passion about securing positive outcomes for every individual and committed to educating and nurturing the whole child
- Dedication towards a child-centred approach, with creative ideas for learning opportunities
- Excellent classroom practitioner skills with high expectations
- The ability to engage and inspire all pupils to develop a love of learning
- The ability to be a proactive, creative and inspirational team player
- The ability to build outstanding relationships with parents and the community

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post.

Essential educational requirements

Qualified Teacher Status essential

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status essential

Essential skills and experience

Good curriculum knowledge and experience of teaching KS1 and KS2 desirable.

Employee benefits

The school has strong links through the Trust where there is continual collaboration linked to teaching and learning, with teachers being able to share knowledge and expertise as well as accessing Professional Development opportunities. The trust offers a cycle to work scheme and Employee Assistance Programme.

School overview

School type Academy, Church of England
Education phase Primary
School size 70 pupils enrolled
Age range 4 to 11
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Salcombe Church of England Primary School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

School location

Onslow Road, Salcombe, Devon, TQ8 8AG