Class Teacher - Temporary - 0.7 fte Ox Close Primary School, Spennymoor, County Durham

Job description

Required from the 1st January 2020, the Governors of Ox Close Primary School seek to appoint an outstanding, enthusiastic, dedicated and caring teacher to join their excellent, vibrant team. The post will be until the 31st August 2020.

Ox Close offers a superb environment for learning and development for all members of the school community. The Executive Head Teacher, Head of School and Senior Leadership Team are firmly committed to the professional development of all staff, and will offer a comprehensive package of support for the successful candidate.

The position is 0.7 FTE and the successful candidate would be required to work Monday, Tuesday and Thursday morning and all day on a Wednesday and Friday.

Application forms can be downloaded from here and completed forms should be returned to the school via email.

The closing date for applications is Monday 18th November 2019 at 12 noon.

Shortlisting will take place on Tuesday 19th November 2019.

Interviews will be held week commencing 25th November 2019.

Please note that If you have not been invited for an interview by 5pm on Wednesday 20th November 2019, you have not been shortlisted.

Durham County Council is an Equal Opportunities Employer. We want to develop a more diverse workforce and we positively welcome applications from all sections of the community. Applicants with disabilities will be invited for interview if the essential job criteria are met.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory DBS Enhanced Disclosure.

Please note that the Childcare Disqualifications Regulations 2009 apply to this position and therefore you are required to complete the “disqualification by association” declaration form. Should you be successful in your application for this post, your appointment cannot be progressed without this declaration.

This post is not open to job share.

Essential educational requirements

Degree required.

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

An enthusiastic, dedicated and caring teacher

Use of data and assessment for learning information to inform planning, teaching, measuring progress and to aid target-setting and improving performance against identified outcomes.

Effective deployment of Teaching Assistants.

Working with SEND pupils.

Challenging more able pupils.

Evidence of effective behaviour management techniques.

About Ox Close Primary School


Ox Close Crescent, Spennymoor, County Durham, DL16 6RU
LA Maintained School
Ox Close Primary School website (opens in a new window)