Class Teacher

St Edward's CofE Primary School, Plymouth, Devon, PL6 5ST

This job expired on 18 May 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    18 May 2022 at 10:00am

  • Date listed

    29 April 2022

Job details

Key stage


Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term (10 months)


MPS 1 - MPS6

Class Teacher job summary

St Edward's Church of England Primary School and Nursery. Fort Austin Avenue, Eggbuckland, Plymouth

Class Teacher – Key Stage 1, Maternity cover from 1st September 2022 – 1st June 2022
Hours – Full Time
Contract type – Fixed term maternity cover
Grade – MPS 1 – 6 (depending on experience)
Closing date: 10am Wednesday 18th May 2022
Interviews: Thursday 26th May 2022
Start date: 1st September 2022

Are you a passionate teacher who believes in creating a stimulating, enabling, learning environment? Looking for a fresh challenge? Want to be part of an ambitious school with a supportive team in a fantastic location? If this sounds like you, make the move to St Edward's Church of England Primary School. We are seeking a class teacher within on our school where high-quality provision for all is at the heart of what we do.

We are looking for a classroom practitioner with a sound knowledge of phonics, a creative flare and zest to bring learning to life for our pupils within our school. You will be experienced and skilful in challenging each pupil, whatever their starting point, using your strong pedagogical practice and philosophy, to enable children to reach their potential. You will be used to working in positive and proactive ways, as well as collaborating with others, to drive high expectations.

In joining St Edward’s, you will be part of a friendly and welcoming staff team and a supportive community. The school is part of the St Christopher’s Trust - a family of 18 Church and Community Schools spanning three local authorities and providing a rich network of collaboration. You will have the opportunity to develop your teaching skills in an environment that has a strong focus on CPD whatever career stage you are at. As a Church of England school, you will be happy to support the Anglican ethos through our school values of Love, kindness, courage and respect.

If you are interested in applying for this role and would like a tour of the school please contact the school office on 01752 705130 to arrange a convenient time.When completing an application please ensure you address all aspects of the person specification.

Please visit Vacancies | St Christopher's Multi Academy Trust (stchristophersmat.org) for an application form. Your completed application form should be returned by email to HR@stcmat.org by 10am on Wednesday 18th May 2022. Interviews are planned for Thursday 26th May 2022.

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

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About St Edward's CofE Primary School

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
221 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11
Contact email
Contact phone number
01752 337912

St Edward’s is a truly wonderful place to work our children are an absolute delight and we have an incredibly supportive community. The family ethos of our school is second to none and this is frequently commented on by parents and visitors to St Edward’s. Our staff team is dedicated and committed to developing the knowledge, skills, attitudes and understanding which will enable our children to enjoy learning, achieve success and to feel contented and fulfilled across the curriculum. We ensure, within their journey at our school, that our children are curious, learn about and have confidence in themselves as learners where they are encouraged to hold high aspirations for their future.

Arranging a visit to St Edward's CofE Primary School

If you are interested in applying for this role and would like a tour of the school please contact the school office on 01752 705130 to arrange a convenient time

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