14 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    Required, ideally, from September 2023 but a later start could be accommodated if required

  • Closing date

    12 June 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    24 May 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

MPS and UPS candidates are welcome to apply

What skills and experience we're looking for

An exciting opportunity has arisen in our school’s journey for an enthusiastic and motivated Key Stage 2 teacher to join our friendly and dedicated team. The Academy Council of St John’s School wish to appoint a full time class teacher for September 2023.

We are looking for a teacher who:

  • Is able to support the strong Catholic ethos and wider life of our school (Catholics and non-Catholics are welcome to apply)
  • Has excellent teaching, organisation and communication skills
  • Has high expectations, will challenge pupils of all abilities and be committed to raising the achievement of all pupils through an enriched creative curriculum
  • Can effectively lead and manage an agreed area of the curriculum dependent upon experience
  • Has a strong commitment to their own learning, collaborative learning and professional development.
  • Is an inspirational role model, passionate about teaching and who is highly motivated and committed to working as part of a friendly, dedicated and hardworking school team
  • Is able to form successful relationships with parents, staff, governors and the wider school community

Above all else, we are looking for someone who will care about our children and their wellbeing, education, achievement and spiritual development.

What the school offers its staff

We can offer:

  • A commitment to personal development, where innovation is encouraged
  • An extremely positive and supportive working environment where all are valued
  • A friendly, caring, hard-working and supportive team of staff, governors, parents and parish community
  • Children who are well-behaved, kind, polite, happy and keen to learn
  • Support from a strong, established partnership of 15 schools within the Bishop Konstant Catholic Academy Trust with networking and collaboration
  • An amazing learning environment with extensive green outdoor space
  • A great location, with good transport links (very close to J32 of M62 and links to A1/M1)

Further details about the role

Visits to school are encouraged and warmly welcomed. For further information please contact the school office on: 01924 891685 and ask to speak to Mrs Katie Hartley (Headteacher), Mrs Gemma Martin (Deputy Headteacher) or e-mail sbm@sjb.bkcat.co.uk (Miss Emma Tudor, School Business Manager).

To apply for the position please use the following link and select ‘Quick Apply’ https://careers.bkcat.co.uk/job/410185

Closing date: 12 noon Monday 12th June 2023

Interviews: Thursday 15th June 2023

Commitment to safeguarding

St John the Baptist Catholic Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Therefore, the post is subject to an enhanced DBS check and appropriate recruitment checks including two recent references. Online searches will be carried out on shortlisted candidates.

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About St. John the Baptist Catholic Primary School

School type
Academy, Roman Catholic, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
218 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Email address
Phone number
01924 891685

Arranging a visit to St. John the Baptist Catholic Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email sbm@sjb.bkcat.co.uk.

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