31 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    17 May 2021 at 9:30 am

  • Date listed

    2 April 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher, Suitable for NQTs
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Permanent
Salary
Main Pay Scale (M1 to M6)

Job summary

The Headteacher and Governors wish to appoint an outstanding class teacher to teach at our school from the start of the new academic year (September 2021).

At present it is not known which year group this vacancy will be in – so we are inviting all candidates to state clearly where they feel they would be best placed – to make best use of their skills and experience. It is essential that you include this in your application.

We are looking for someone who has:
- excellent classroom organisation and behaviour management skills;
- high expectations of all pupils and is committed to creating a stimulating classroom environment;
- the ability to enthuse children to learn and understands what is required to secure outstanding progress;
- a passion for education and is able to demonstrate consistently good and outstanding classroom practise;
- excellent communication skills at all levels (and is able to deploy support staff effectively);
- the ability to inspire, motivate and work effectively in a team;
- great creativity and knows how to support children to become independent, persevere with challenges and present their work to a high standard;
- a strong understanding of how to support children to become confident readers (with a secure grasp of spelling, grammar and punctuation) and how to teach mathematics in a mastery context; and
- the ability to support children, of all abilities, through inclusive practice;
- a strong understanding of the responsibilities of subject leadership (with a view to leading Art & Design, Modern Foreign Languages, Music or Religious Education across the school).

Applying for the job

At present it is not known which year group this vacancy will be in – so we are inviting all candidates to state clearly where they feel they would be best placed – to make best use of their skills and experience. It is essential that you include this in your application.

We also strongly encourage applicants to state their preference for the subject area they would most enjoy leading throughout the school (and why).

Applications must be returned to Halton Lodge Primary School (FAO: Anthony Hilldrup) by 9:30am on Monday, 17th May 2021.

Please return the completed application form (and any supplementary forms) to:
The Headteacher
Halton Lodge Primary School
Grangeway
Runcorn
Cheshire, WA7 5LU...

...or email these to sbm.haltonlodge@halton.gov.uk (and include ‘FAO: The Headteacher’ as the Subject of the email).

More on how to apply

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Local authority maintained school
Education phase
Primary
School size
204 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report
Contact phone number
01928 564053

About Halton Lodge Primary School

Halton Lodge Primary School is a single form entry primary school - situated in Runcorn (which is part of Halton local authority).

In addition to having seven classes (each with approximately 30 pupils) - from Reception to Year 6 - we also have a SEMH Provision for children aged 4-7 years of age.

Details of our approach to delivering the curriculum is summarised on our school website - https://haltonlodge.haltonschools.info/school-office/ - and we would also invite potential applicants to read our Teaching and Learning Policy (https://haltonlodge.haltonschools.info/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/Teaching-and-Learning-Policy-2020_21.pdf) and Behaviour Management Policy (https://haltonlodge.haltonschools.info/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Behaviour-Management-and-Child-Restraint-Policy-2020-21.pdf) to ensure that they share the same values and approach to learning as the other staff that we have working at our wonderful school.

Arranging a visit to Halton Lodge Primary School

Candidates wishing to apply for this post are invited to contact the headteacher via email (head.haltonlodge@halton.gov.uk) to set up a mutually convenient telephone call or video call, to learn more about our school or the advertised post.

School location

Grangeway, Runcorn, Cheshire, WA7 5LU

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