Deadline is tomorrow

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    26 April 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    29 March 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for someone who:

  • Is an excellent teacher with high expectations of children’s achievements and standards in all areas of school life;
  • Loves to share knowledge and demonstrates a good understanding of how children learn;
  • Is committed to the values and ethos of the school;
  • Wants to be part of our knowledgeable, hardworking and friendly team;
  • Can communicate effectively with parents and carers to encourage their active participation in the educational process;
  • Recognises and values their role in supporting our wonderful children and families to achieve their potential in all areas of life.

What the school offers its staff

In return we can offer a school with:

  • wonderful children who are eager to learn;
  • a focus on the development of the whole child within a bespoke curriculum which inspires a true love of learning;
  • highly valued and experienced support staff who work with the children as well as the teacher
  • a commitment to a manageable workload so that teachers have the time to focus on high-quality teaching and their continued professional development;
  • an environment where staff wellbeing is highly valued;
  • a strong commitment from leaders to the professional development of staff;

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to

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About St Thomas CofE Primary School

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
Up to 522 pupils
Age range
2 to 11
Phone number

St Thomas’ value and uphold our status as a Church of England Aided school and we serve the community in which we are placed, We believe there is great strength in working in partnership with others which is why we joined the Crompton House Multi Academy Trust earlier this year.

Our community is extremely diverse with over 25 languages spoke. Approximately 90% S. Asian and a growing number of Eastern European and African families, there is a high proportion of disadvantaged and deprived households.

We are a two form entry Church of England Aided School and have provision for 24 children in our 2-year-old provision plus 78, 15-hour places in our Nursery for 3 and 4 year olds.

We have a waiting list for most year groups and at present we have 500 children on role.

At present we employ 19 full time teachers and 4 part-time teachers. 32 support members of staff, and 3 apprentices, 2 sports coaches and an ICT technician
The school has a bespoke curriculum which is constantly under review and monitored rigorously by curriculum leads and senior leaders

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