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  • Job start date

    15 April 2024

  • Closing date

    8 March 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    28 February 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary


Class Teacher job summary

Our vision:

An excellent, nurturing education, valuing and respecting all. Everyone enjoying and exploring life in all its abundance, sharing our unique gifts, whilst growing together in love and understanding of the Christian faith.

‘ Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others.’ 1 Peter 4:10a

'With God's love, we seek adventure with our minds and find a home for our hearts.'

At Totternhoe CE Academy we offer a unique learning environment, underpinned by our Christian vision and values. Our children are treated as individuals, we are a family orientated, one form entry primary school, set in the friendly village of Totternhoe and surrounded by beautiful countryside. Our children are curious, independent and have a love of learning. The children are looking for a ‘fun’ and ‘enthusiastic’ class teacher who ’teaches us interesting facts’ and ‘makes learning exciting’ to join the teaching team.

We are proud to have a staffing team who are talented, creative and completely committed to making the school a safe, exciting and stimulating environment, where children flourish and where every child receives an excellent education.

We would love to welcome you to our team and would be able to offer you:

  • A supportive, friendly and motivated team of staff, who show a passionate commitment to improving learners' educational experiences
  • A career where you play an active part in the school's development and its future success
  • An experienced and innovative leadership team
  • A stimulating, natural, outdoor learning environment
  • A curriculum inspired by children's natural curiosity
  • An engaging and nurturing environment
  • The opportunity to progress within our Trust at your own pace with the full support of our academies – we successfully identify talent and will work with you to achieve your goals

We are looking for an outstanding teacher who:

  • Puts children at the centre of all they do
  • Is committed to delivering excellent learning opportunities for children
  • Has an in-depth understanding of how children learn best
  • Can make learning fun and engaging

The successful candidate will teach one of our Key Stage 1 or 2 classes and will ensure our children get the highest quality teaching and learning to guarantee they reach their full potential.

Candidates are welcome to visit our school and we would encourage you to do so. To find out more about us, discuss the role and arrange a visit, please contact our office on totternhoeoffice@tot.dsamat.co.uk or 01582 662959.

For further information, please do have a look at our website: (http://www.totternhoe.beds.sch.uk).

Totternhoe CE Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. It operates a Safeguarding Children Recruitment Policy. Post is subject to Enhanced DBS Disclosure and other safeguarding checks.

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.

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About Totternhoe Church of England Academy

School type
Academy, Anglican/Church of England, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
188 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11

School location

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