13 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    01 September 2024

  • Closing date

    26 April 2024 at 11am

  • Date listed

    25 March 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 1

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

Main Teacher Payscale

KS1 Class Teacher job summary

Are you an excellent class teacher? Are you passionate about providing children with the best education? Are you enthusiastic, creative and motivated? Yes - then we want you!

We are looking for a talented, energetic and ambitious KS1 class teacher (mixed year 1/2) to join our team from September 2024. The successful candidate will be someone who thrives on working in a creative environment and believes in supporting all individuals to make progress. They will be someone who has a passion for improving practice and raising standards. They will be someone who ensures every child is challenged to achieve their full potential.

About us:

Our school is a half form-entry, small village school in the heart of our community. We enjoy taking an active role within the village where the school is well regarded.

Our pupils are well-behaved, hard-working and eager to learn. Our parents are supportive and work alongside us to provide the best opportunities for their children. Our staff team is fun, supportive and motivated to ensure our pupils reach their full potential.

What we offer:

  • a focused school with the drive and determination to offer the best;
  • a curriculum developed to meet the needs of our pupils;
  • pupils with excellent behaviour who are motivated to learn;
  • access to high quality professional learning opportunities;
  • a high focus on care, guidance and support for all staff;
  • a culture where everyone is valued and team-spirit is developed;
  • timetabled PPA time;
  • small class sizes (currently less than 23 pupils);
  • a teaching assistant to support within the class.

Visitors often leave the school telling us that we have a fantastic atmosphere, well-behaved children and welcoming staff and we would love you to experience this for yourself. If you are interested and would like to look around, please email Mrs Amanda Fox at admin@breachwoodgreen.herts.sch.uk to arrange a mutually convenient time.

Breachwood Green is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Due to this post having access to children, candidates will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check. The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post, as all cases are judged individually according to the nature of the role and information provided.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy and appoint early should successful applications be received, so early submission of your application is recommended.

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 Breachwood Green Junior Mixed and Infant School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
82 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

Breachwood Green is in North Hertfordshire, close to Hitchin, Harpenden and the borders of Luton. We are a thriving village school with 95 pupils on roll. We offer a happy, secure, engaging learning environment which inspires inquistive mind. We work together to enable pupils and staff to grow in confidence, develop their potential and be the best they can be.

Opportunities for staff to learn are provided through PPA and CPD. Breachwood Green JMI is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All postholders are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check and references.

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