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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    21 June 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    10 June 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for an enthusiastic, dynamic and creative teacher for a class of 17 children (with a full-time EYFA TA) who:

  • has EYFS/KS1 knowledge or experience
  • shares our passion for developing the whole child
  • is willing to support our Christian Ethos
  • displays a good sense of humour
  • believes every child deserves to reach their full potential

What the school offers its staff

Would you like to teach in an extremely caring and supportive community and at a place that will help you to develop, learn and be valued?

Then our small and friendly Church of England School, at the heart of an extremely caring community, is for you. Through our drive and determination to achieve excellence, we can support the successful candidate to develop professionally whilst welcoming them into our committed and dedicated team.

This post is suitable for early career teachers or someone wishing to develop their career. We want the right person to fit our amazing team and community.

As for what we can offer you, when you walk through our door, you will be greeted by a friendly and cheerful atmosphere providing you with a sense of belonging. The class is a small cohort and in addition you will have the support of a full time EYFS teaching assistant. Our grounds are amazing and spacious and provide fantastic opportunities for outdoor learning. This is an excellent opportunity to join our inspiring and forward-thinking team.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Great Paxton CofE Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Church of England, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
109 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
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“In this small village school, pupils and staff embody the values of friendship, compassion, trust and respect. This supports pupils to feel safe. Pupils are happy to learn and play in the school’s warm, welcoming environment.”
OFSTED February 2023

“Whenever I come to school, I always see smiling faces. Staff are amazing, kind and funny. The school is inclusive and supportive.”
Pupil voice May 2024

We are a small school in an amazing village. We currently have 4 classes. Our grounds are fantastic and support creative outside learning.

Arranging a visit to Great Paxton CofE Primary School

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

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