Deadline is tomorrow

  • Job start date

    2 September 2024

  • Closing date

    18 April 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    18 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Head of year or phase

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - One Year in first instance

Pay scale

L1 - L4

What skills and experience we're looking for

If you are someone who:

  • has experience and a good knowledge of Early Years Foundation Stage and KS1 planning and assessment outcomes, in particular the Birth to 5 framework
  • is caring and passionate about the all-round development of young children
  • is an inspirational teacher in helping children to achieve their full potential
  • values self-confidence and motivation in children as key foundations to learning
  • has energy and creativity
  • has strong classroom and organisational skills
  • can work effectively as part of the team
  • has a high commitment to safeguarding and the protection of children

What the school offers its staff

We can offer you:

  • the opportunity to be part of a wonderful team.
  • high quality CPD
  • the opportunity to work with subject experts across all of our schools
  • experienced, supportive and committed colleagues
  • kind, friendly and enthusiastic children.

Commitment to safeguarding

Safeguarding Statement
Weetwood Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We particularly welcome applications from underrepresented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion. As part of the application process any shortlisting candidates would be required to complete a self-disclosure form. The successful candidate would be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to

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About Weetwood Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
258 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
0113 3230450

We are a happy, thriving school with a passion for creative teaching, lifelong learning and memorable experiences.

We work closely with our family of schools in Headingley, Kirkstall and the surrounding area and provide holiday clubs for pupils at the surrounding schools. We are looking for an inspirational and highly motivated practitioner who is passionate about working with children and who can work alongside our class teachers and other support staff to deliver high quality provision.

This is an exciting opportunity for the successful candidate to develop and build on their experiences and have access to relevant CPD whilst working with a supportive staff team. Our Governing Body is knowledgeable, efficient and focussed on raising standards and is incredibly supportive of the school. We have an active PTA, who raise considerable funds for the school and have an excellent relationship with the school leadership. In short, Weetwood is an exciting, happy and stimulating place to work, and a good prospect for anyone looking to further their career. I hope that after finding out more about our school, you will feel encouraged to apply for this post.

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