Class Teacher

Trent Young's CofE Primary School, Sherborne, Dorset, DT9 4SW

26 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 January 2023

  • Application deadline

    14 September 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    25 July 2022

Job details

Key stage


Working pattern

Contract type



MPS/UPR depending on experience

Class Teacher job summary

Following the promotion of one of our senior teachers to Deputy Headteacher, we are looking for a new teacher to join our happy and supportive school team, teaching our Year 4 / 5 class.

If you are a teacher who is

• Professional in approach, personable by nature;

• Excited to work with dedicated and supportive colleagues;

• Positive, flexible and diligent;

• Able to make learning fun and memorable;

• Willing to reflect, learn and grow;

• Keen to contribute to the wider life of the school;

• Able to support and embrace the Christian ethos of the school.

Then we can offer in return

• A warm welcome from our friendly team of staff, governors and parents;

• Excellently behaved children who are eager and willing to learn;

• A whole school learning culture underpinned by a creative, experiential curriculum, and a supportive team;

• A commitment to your continued professional development and to providing opportunities to further your career;

• A caring and supportive Christian school community;

• The opportunity to work effectively with other schools within our Trust.

We are very proud of our school and its community. Both staff and children enjoy coming to school and are enthusiastic about learning. Our ‘Good’ Ofsted (December 2019) confirmed that we are a nurturing school, with high expectations combined with high levels of support.

Applying for the job

If you feel that we are what you are looking for to start or progress your teaching career further and you are a teacher who truly cares about providing the best learning for children, and are supportive of colleagues, we would love to hear from you. Please state clearly your reasons for applying and your areas of interest and expertise on the application form. It is important that you write your application based upon the person specification. Please complete all sections of the application form. CV's will not be accepted

We will use the person specification for the post to shortlist applications. When applying, please address each of the criteria to ensure we can invite you to interview.

Download an application form - 280 KB

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

About Trent Young's CofE Primary School

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
131 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Contact phone number
01935 850496

Our school is located in the beautiful rural village of Trent, just a few miles away from Sherborne and Yeovil. There are currently 130 children on role, split between five classes. We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and motivated teacher with high expectations who is passionate about making a difference to the children in their care.

Arranging a visit to Trent Young's CofE Primary School

Visits to the school or a phone call to find out more about us and the role, are warmly encouraged in either in the Summer Term or Autumn Term. Please contact the office for an appointment on 01935 850496.

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