EYFS Class Teacher

Shirley Community Primary School, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB4 1TF

This job expired on 2 December 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Job start date

    4 January 2023

  • Closing date

    2 December 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    22 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Early years

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - To end August 2023, with the potential of becoming permanent

Pay scale

Main Scale or UPS

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for someone who:

  • Is an excellent practitioner and team player
  • Is inspirational, adaptable, resilient and consistent in their approach to working with children
  • Has high expectations and a commitment to raising standards
  • Has experience of planning, assessing and teaching personalised lessons to mixed ability classes
  • Is excited by the challenges and rewards of Primary Teaching

Shirley Primary was rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted in March 2018. We are a happy school, with a commitment to wellbeing where staff are helped in their improvement by a strong and supportive team ethos.

What the school offers its staff

We will be able to offer you:

  • Motivated children who are receptive and keen to learn
  • A welcoming learning environment in a new school with large grounds including a nature area and allotment.
  • A supportive ethos with a shared commitment to planning and working in teams
  • Skilled, happy and professional staff who have the best interests of children at heart
  • Opportunities to embark on research in school on improving provision and pupil outcomes

Shirley Community Primary is situated in north Cambridge, 10 minutes’ walk away from Cambridge North Station, which is on the main trainline between Kings Lynn and London. We are also within easy access of the A10, A14 and M11 roads.

Commitment to safeguarding

Shirley Community Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

All appointments are conditional and subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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About Shirley Community Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
372 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number

Shirley Primary School is a large, vibrant primary situated in north Cambridge. We have a diverse community and enthusiastic and committed staff team.

Arranging a visit to Shirley Community Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email HR@shirley.cambs.sch.uk.

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