17 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    3 May 2021 at 9:00 am

  • Date listed

    8 April 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher, Suitable for NQTs
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Fixed term (Maternity Cover anticipated duration 12 months )

Job summary

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 community school? If this sounds like you, make the move to Upton St James CofE Primary School. We are seeking to appoint a class teacher, where high-quality provision for all is at the heart of what we do.

We are looking for someone who can facilitate an engaging, motivating and inspiring continuous provision and develop a curriculum, rooted in first-hand experiences: making the most of the school and local environment in order achieve the best learning outcomes for all pupils. You will be a dynamic, creative practitioner who is skilled at challenging all pupils, whatever their starting points, using your strong pedagogical practice and philosophy along with effective use of assessment. You will be experienced at collaborating with others and working in positive and proactive ways to drive high expectations and support overall school improvement.

Employee benefits

- Local Government Pension Scheme
- Cycle to work scheme
- Tax Free Childcare
- Employee Assistance Programme

Applying for the job

Please visit www.stchristophersmat.org/vacancies for an application form. Your completed application form should be returned by email to HR@stcmat.org by 09:00am on Monday 3 May. Interviews will be held on Friday 7 May.

More on how to apply

Supporting documents

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

School overview

School type
Academy, Church of England
Education phase
School size
104 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report
Contact email
Contact phone number

About Upton St James CofE Primary School

Upton St James is a wonderful, inclusive school on a small site with a huge heart. We are based in a Victorian school building but hold modern, nurturing values. Our strong Christian Ethos helps to create a warm, calm atmosphere, whilst priding ourselves on our high achievements. The Academy is part of the St Christopher’s Trust - a family of 17 Church and Community Schools spanning three local authorities and providing a rich network of collaboration.

Arranging a visit to Upton St James CofE Primary School

If you would like to arrange a visit please contact the school directly on 01803 328 286 or email HR@stcmat.org

School location

St James Road, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 4AZ

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