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  • Start date details

    May/June 2023

  • Closing date

    27 March 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    14 March 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Teacher

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - 1 year

Pay scale

Mainscale + TLR

Additional allowances

TLR for Leading Early Years (1 Form Reception + 16 place Nursery)

What skills and experience we're looking for

Are you an outstanding teacher with proven leadership qualities?

Are you an outstanding teacher, currently looking for a leadership opportunity?

We are looking for an enthusiastic, highly motivated and inspirational Early Years Leader, to continue to develop the good practice in our FS1 and FS2 classes.

This position is temporary to cover a maternity leave, commencing May/June 2023.

St. Joseph’s School is a friendly and welcoming school, where we are passionate about providing the best possible education for our children.

Applications are invited from someone who:

  • will show a full support of the Catholic ethos and be prepared to develop a secure understanding of the nature of our school.
  • is an excellent classroom practitioner that is passionate about teaching and learning and creating an environment that is engaging, happy and fulfilling for all pupils
  • has an excellent understanding of the importance of the development of early reading and writing.
  • has a secure knowledge of the teaching and learning strategies of phonics and strategies to encourage rich language acquisition.
  • is keen to develop and grow leadership skills though this role.
  • will be committed to collaborative working, leading and motivating a team.
  • has excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

What the school offers its staff

We can offer you:

  • Happy, well behaved children who enjoy learning
  • A leadership team focused on improving standards and who will challenge you to be your best
  • Friendly and dedicated staff who are committed to the wellbeing of our pupils
  • A supportive Governing body and Parish

Further details about the role

Please book a visit - Visits Dates:

  • 17/03/23 and 21/03/23 at 9.30 or 15.30

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and vulnerable adults and expect all staff to share this commitment. All successful candidates will be required to complete an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check.

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About St Joseph's Primary School

School type
Academy, Roman Catholic, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
224 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
0114 2692773

St Joseph’s is a very special place, a happy and nurturing school where everyone is welcomed and valued.
We encourage a real love for learning and personal development. At St Joseph’s our dedicated staff work in partnership with parents, to ensure that our children receive firm foundations, which allow them to grow and become responsible adults. Our children are confident in their own abilities and equipped with the necessary skills and competences to allow them to flourish and reach their full potential.

Arranging a visit to St Joseph's Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email enquiries@st-josephs.sheffield.sch.uk.

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