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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    19 April 2024 at 1pm

  • Date listed

    26 March 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£30,000.00 - £41,333.00 Annually (Actual) Main scale

Full-time KS2 class teacher (Main scale) job summary

Are you a consistently good or outstanding teacher, living locally or looking to work in Cambridge to gain new teaching experiences?

Do you want to join a forward-thinking school with innovative approaches to learning at its heart?

Are you a creative thinker who enjoys working in a supportive environment where new ideas are encouraged?

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 in 2024

Our school was rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted in March 2018. We have a proven, strong track record of developing our staff and helping them become better teachers and leaders. We are currently on an exciting journey focussing on ‘learning to learn’ and metacognition with our children – come and join us!

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, Forest School, nature area and allotment.
  • A supportive ethos with a shared commitment to working in teams and a focus on staff wellbeing
  • 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

The post is open to experienced teachers and ECTs.

Commitment to safeguarding

Shirley Community Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, parents and volunteers to actively share this commitment. All appointments are conditional and subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure. We also request a minimum of two references.

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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
377 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

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

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