Class Teachers (two posts)

St Mary's Church of England Primary School, Birmingham, West Midlands


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject Primary
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £23,720 to £39,406

Job description

We are looking to appoint two highly effective, creative and inspirational classroom practitioners to join our school from September 2020. One post is fixed-term until August 2021 and the other post is a permanent contract. For both, we welcome applications from both experienced and newly qualified teachers.

Essential educational requirements

Undergraduate degree gained in an accredited ITT institution

Undergraduate degree and a post-graduate teaching qualification gained in an accredited ITT institution

Essential qualifications

Qualified teacher status.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all employees and volunteers to share this commitment.

The successful applicant will require an enhanced DBS check and will be subject to relevant pre-employment checks.

This school is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

If applicants have not heard from the school by 3rd April they may assume that their application has not been successful.

Essential skills and experience

Successful, relevant and recent experience of whole-class teaching in primary education.

The ability to plan, deliver, evaluate and review teaching and learning.
Ability to plan for progress both within a lesson and across a sequence of lessons.

Ability to work as part of an effective team.
High level of written and oral communication skills.
Ability to differentiate effectively and to cater for the varying needs of the children.
Awareness of strategies to develop creativity and innovation in the curriculum.
A commitment to involving parents in the education of their children.
Supportive of our Christian foundation.
Promotion of positive behaviour strategies and constructive handling of problems.
An awareness, understanding and commitment of equal opportunities.
Awareness of safeguarding procedures.
Willingness to undertake further relevant training as necessary.
Willingness to take responsibility for a subject area (NQTs excepted).

Employee benefits

We can offer the successful candidates:
• The opportunity to work with fantastic children who love coming to school.
• A highly dedicated, friendly and supportive staff.
• A pro-active, welcoming and supportive community.
• A commitment to high quality professional development in a highly successful school.
• A context where there are consistently high standards of achievement at the end of Key Stage 2.

School overview

School type LA Maintained School, Church of England
Education phase Primary
School size 418 pupils enrolled
Age range 4 to 11
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website St Mary's Church of England Primary School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About St Mary's Church of England Primary School

A two-form Voluntary Aided Church of England primary school to the south of Birmingham city centre.

School location

Lodge Hill Road, Birmingham, West Midlands, B29 6NU