12 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    13 March 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    12 February 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

Main Pay Range/Upper Pay Range with SEN Allowance

Additional allowances

SEN Allowance from £2,539 to £5,009 dependant on experience.

What skills and experience we're looking for

We wish to appoint a class teacher with SENCo responsibility from September 2024 - the class will be dependent on your expertise and our needs. You must be hardworking, experienced, dedicated and passionate about learning and have a drive to make a difference to the education of all pupils across the school.

Please see our job description and person specification for more details.

What the school offers its staff

Balladen Community Primary is a fantastic school that puts the pupils at the heart of all that we do. We intake 30 children and currently have 150 children on roll. Our school is going through a number of changes. We have an Ofsted grading of Requires Improvement, however our Ofsted monitoring report from November 2023 shows that the changes that we have made progress to improving the school. We are looking for someone who can help continue to drive the school forward to ensure that all our pupils achieve the very best.

The school values, along with our four rules of Respect: Respect for each other, Respect when learning, Respect for the school and Respect when moving, permeate all aspects of school life and the curriculum. The school’s identity filters through all aspects of school life, and our values underpin our whole curriculum. We are a welcoming school community and have close links with our parents/carers.

We ensure that our staff have great CPD and are becoming experts in teaching and learning with many opportunities for growth and development. As a school we are proud of the progress we have made with our SEN provision. We are happy to provide additional support initially as we want to ensure continuity for our pupils. You would be fully supported by our experienced leaders, strong and diverse DSL team and our Pupil & Family Support Worker.

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all of our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with any other relevant employment checks, including an online search.

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About Rawtenstall Balladen Community Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
165 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01706 215233

Welcome to Balladen Community Primary School. Our school values are, Happy, Acceptance, Friendship, Teamwork, Forgiveness, Respect and Perseverance. Underpinning our values are our four rules of Respect: Respect for each other, Respect for learning, Respect for our school and Respect when moving.
Working at Balladen Community Primary School means sharing a dedication to our pupils’ success, regardless of their background or abilities. Our pupils are enthusiastic, caring and honest. They approach learning with a positive attitude, thrive on challenge and rise to the occasion. We have high expectations and strive for excellence, offering a welcoming and supportive environment in which to work. Our fantastic team of staff and governors are friendly, hardworking and are committed to ensuring the greatest outcomes for all pupils. We are dedicated to providing excellent professional development opportunities.

Arranging a visit to Rawtenstall Balladen Community Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email head@balladen.org.uk.

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