13 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    28 April 2021 at 12:00 pm

  • Date listed

    25 March 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher, Suitable for NQTs
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type

Job summary

Wolvercote Primary School is looking for an excellent teacher with vision and a passion for bringing out the best in all children.

We would like to recruit a talented teacher with a genuine love for teaching. The school offers a strong sense of belonging and good scope for career progression. We have high expectations for ourselves and for the children and would like a teacher with similar aspirations to join our friendly and dedicated team.

Applying for the job

Online application forms should be through TES. Please see the link on the school website. Please contact Louise Eames, school business manager, at leames@wolvercoteprimary.org with any queries.

Closing date: 12pm Wednesday 28th April
Interview date: Tuesday 4th May

Interviews may be offered before the closing date to the right candidate.

More on how to apply

Supporting documents

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

School overview

School type
Education phase
School size
312 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report
Contact phone number
01865 558301

About Wolvercote Primary School

We are looking for someone with the following qualities:

• Keen to learn
We value reflective practice and have a desire to be ‘even better’. We provide a range of opportunities for continuous development.

• A resilient ‘can-do’ attitude
We adopt a problem-solving approach with teamwork and collaboration. Staff wellbeing is important to us and we regularly review workload.

• Kind and caring
We implement restorative practice in the school and aim to understand each child’s needs.

• Commitment to inclusivity and excellence
We have high standards and help children to be the best that they can be academically, behaviourally, emotionally and in all areas of the curriculum.

• Relational
Staff seek to be positive role-models. We believe that relationships are at the heart of everything we do.

Visitors comment on the warm atmosphere in the school. Our children are friendly, enthusiastic and welcoming. They strive to do their best and enjoy attending school. We offer candidates the opportunity to join our supportive and motivated team of staff and governors with excellent opportunities for professional development.

We are happy to consider NQTs as well as those with more experience.

Our school is part of the River Learning Trust. Our collective vision is to be a Trust where pupils and staff thrive in schools which demonstrate commitment to excellence, everyone learning, respectful relationships.

Wolvercote School and The River Learning Trust are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and preventing extremism. All staff are expected to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. The River Learning Trust is an equal opportunities employer, and we welcome applications from a range of backgrounds to represent diversity in line with our school’s community.

Arranging a visit to Wolvercote Primary School

We encourage applicants to visit the school and have a look around. To arrange a visit please contact the school office on 01865 558301.

To find out more about the school please visit our website

School location

First Turn, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX2 8AQ

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