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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    12 July 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    25 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teacher
  • Head of year or phase

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type

Fixed term - One Year - Maternity or parental leave cover

Pay scale


Additional allowances


What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for a good and outstanding classroom practitioner within the Early Years who may already have some leadership experience within their setting, or someone who is ready to take the next step in their career. You will be someone who is highly driven and motivated, has an eye for detail, and can work flexible and creatively.

The successful candidate will have:

  • The motivation to achieve the very best for the children in our care and be relentless in the pursuit of excellence
  • Excellent inter-personal and leadership skills as well as the ability to inspire and challenge colleagues
  • Proven experience as an effective good and outstanding classroom teacher
  • Experience of working with children of different ages within the Early Years
  • Have the ability to lead aspects of school improvement and ensure that all children are given opportunities to excel
  • Excellent communication skills and a good sense of humour

What the school offers its staff

  • A caring, supportive, forward thinking leadership team who value the staff that work with them.
  • An amazing staff team who are committed to ensuring our children get the best education possible.
  • Children that are happy, engaging and very well behaved.
  • Positive parents who really care about the school.
  • A culturally diverse, inclusive school community, where you will quickly become part of the Carfield Family.

Commitment to safeguarding

In line with Keeping Children Safe in Education advice, the school will carry out online searches for shortlisted candidates and a requirement to complete a self-declaration of their criminal record or information that would make them unsuitable to work with children. Shortlisted candidates are required to complete a self-declaration criminal history form prior to interview and any disclosures will be discussed with candidates at the interview stage. The successful candidate will be required to complete an enhanced DBS prior to employment commencing.

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About Carfield Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
613 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
0114 2557534

Carfield Primary School is a large, friendly school situated in the Meersbrook area of Sheffield. We have a strong ethos, close links with our local community and enjoy a mutually supportive relationship with parents. We are a caring, happy school where children are valued as individuals and provided with suitable challenge to enable them all to achieve.

Arranging a visit to Carfield Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@carfield.sheffield.sch.uk.

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