Deadline is today

  • Job start date

    2 September 2024

  • Closing date

    25 April 2024 at 3pm

  • Date listed

    28 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teacher

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Part time: 0.6 - 3 Days per week (ideally Wed-Fri)

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - One year in the first instance

Pay scale

M3-6/UPS for right candidate

What skills and experience we're looking for

Ivybridge Primary School is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic class teacher to join our team working in Key Stage 2, covering a maternity leave for the academic year. This is a job share for 3 days each week (Wednesday, Thursday and Friday).

We are looking for a teacher who:

* Can inspire and motivate children through creative and enthusiastic teaching

* Has high expectations of learning and teaching

* Works well as part of a supportive team

* Is caring and responsive to children’s needs

* Experience in the leadership of mathematics would be an advantage

What the school offers its staff

We can offer:

* Welcoming colleagues committed to supporting you

* Enthusiastic pupils who are keen to learn. * Bespoke professional development programmes.

* Frequent opportunities to network with teachers from other schools within our local partnership and to contribute to the further development of this partnership

* Opportunities to contribute to school improvement in a school where your contributions are highly valued

We are part of an established network of other local primary schools which provides a wide range of additional opportunities for both pupils and staff.

Further details about the role

Please complete the attached application form and complete a supporting statement referencing how you meet the job description and person specification. CVs will not be considered Visits to the school are welcome. Please contact Andreea Bowles (Administration Manager) by email or via the school office (02088912727) for further information.

LAST RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS WILL BE Midday Thursday 25th April 2024 INTERVIEWS WILL BE ON Wednesday 8th May 2024

Please note: We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications for the role.

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.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to

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About Ivybridge Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
178 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
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