25 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    17 April 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    17 March 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale


Additional allowances

TLR 2a

What skills and experience we're looking for

Are you looking for a new and exciting opportunity? We are looking for an outstanding, experienced and highly motivated teacher with vision and energy to be part of our leadership team. You will be responsible for ensuring continuous improvements in the core curriculum across the school, supporting colleagues and driving improvement for all children.

We want somebody who:

  • Has the desire and drive to get the best out of children
  • Has passion and flair for teaching
  • Has high academic expectations and evidence of children making accelerated progress
  • Has significant experience of teaching in a Key Stage
  • Has experience of leading a curriculum area with evidence of impact
  • Is an excellent role model for teaching and professional conduct
  • Has experience of supporting the performance of colleagues
  • Has excellent communication and interpersonal skills including diplomacy, resilience and strategic thinking
  • Is aware of and up to date with educational innovations and developments
  • Is positive, enthusiastic and keen to progress
  • A sense of fun and flexibility

What the school offers its staff

We can offer you:

  • A vibrant and happy school which welcomes innovation and new ideas
  • Positive, well behaved and happy children who want to learn
  • A highly supportive, friendly and dedicated staff team
  • Collaborative and supportive Leadership Team committed to improving standards
  • A commitment to your on-going professional development in leadership and management
  • A healthy budget that supports resourcing, additional PPA time as well as full time support staff in all classes

Further details about the role

Closing date for applications: Midday, Monday 17th April 2023

Shortlisting – Monday 17th April 2023

Interviews: Thursday 20th and Friday 21st April

School visits are strongly encouraged, please contact us to make an appointment. It may be possible to arrange visits during the Easter holidays if necessary.

The governors of our school are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will need to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the DBS.

An initial offer of appointment will be made to the successful candidate and will only become a substantive position subject to appropriate references along with evidence of original documents for qualifications, health etc.

Applying for the job

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About John Betts Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 5 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
207 pupils enrolled
Age range
5 to 11
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Arranging a visit to John Betts Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@johnbetts.lbhf.sch.uk.

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