97 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    September 2024 (earlier start date available for the right candidate)

  • Closing date

    31 May 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    18 January 2024

Job details

Visa sponsorship

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Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

£30,000.00 - £41,333.00 Annually (FTE)

EYFS Reception Class Teacher job summary


This is an opportunity to join Chesterton Primary School to teach our Reception Class. As a one form entry school in Cambridge, there is so much opportunity to make a difference and become instrumental in school life. We welcome teachers with a passion for teaching and a desire to improve the lives of the children in the school. The staff, the Active Learning Trust and Governors are dedicated to the growth and development of the school. Our focus is to build aspirations, overcome barriers and celebrate diversity in our community, learning and relationships. We are a friendly and welcoming school who aim to instill our values of Care, Respect and Persevere in all our pupils. After our most recent Ofsted visit in January 2020, we continue to be a “Good” school and look forward to welcoming a new member of staff to our team to help the school on its continuing journey.

We are seeking someone who:

  • is an inspiring and talented teacher
  • is creative, innovative and enthusiastic
  • is dedicated to our child-centred approach
  • has high expectations
  • is able to bring fresh ideas
  • is able to encourage the children to develop a passion for learning.
  • is able to work in a team

Visits to the school are warmly encouraged. Please contact the school on – admin@chestertonprimary.org to arrange a visit or for further details. We offer a committed, supportive and fully engaged staff, local governing body and academy sponsor.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments will be subject to the taking of satisfactory references and enhanced criminal record clearance in line with the need to create and maintain a safe culture in our recruitment.

The Active Learning Trust reserves the right to interview and appoint prior to the advert closing date. With this in mind we encourage you to apply as soon as possible.


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About Chesterton Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
191 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

Chesterton Primary School is a one form entry school in the north of the city of Cambridge. Our school is built around the values of Care, Respect and Persevere. We have a strong community to make sure everyone is included and feels valued.

The staff, the Active Learning Trust and Governors are dedicated to the growth and development of the school. Our focus is to build aspirations, overcome barriers and celebrate diversity in our community, learning and relationships. After our most recent Ofsted visit in January 2020, we continue to be a “Good” school.

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