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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    3 June 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    23 April 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teacher

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 1

Working pattern

Part time: 0.5 FTE

Contract type


Pay scale

Main Pay Scale

What skills and experience we're looking for

Proven ability as an excellent classroom teacher

Working effectively in a team

Evidence of improving life chances for children

Knowledge of what constitutes quality and high standards in learning and teaching in KS1

Inclusion and commitment to positive relationships with children

Child protection in a primary school

Ability to achieve and sustain high standards for all children

Effective organisational skills

Ability to work well with parents and carers

Using a positive approach to promote learning and excellent behaviour

Confident and competent user of technology as an educational tool

Experience of making purposeful observations and being able to plan next steps ‘in the moment’

Passionate about Learning and Teaching

Displays warmth, care and sensitivity in dealing with children

Open minded and reflective

Robust and adaptable to changing circumstances and new ideas

Desire to continually develop, to seek out best practice and embrace new ideas

Confidence to speak out when concerned about pupil outcomes

Able to enthuse and reflect upon experience

Willingness to be involved in the wider life of the school

Ability to work flexibly and prioritise

Good interpersonal and communication skills

When all else fails, to maintain good sense of humour, a willingness to learn and a desire to continue to strive for excellence

What the school offers its staff

  • When working at Bourn you not only become part of a team but you also become part of the community. You are surrounded by children who strive to achieve their best every day, positive parents and by caring colleagues who support you
  • Bourn is a like a family – we are very caring and supportive of each other, which makes this a very enjoyable place to work.
  • Bourn believes in developing its members of staff to their full potential providing CPD and support for members of staff.
  • We have a great curriculum, which makes teaching exciting and rewarding!
  • Not only that, but our rural location means you are teaching with nature on your doorstep! We are a nature friendly school, providing opportunities for excellent outdoor learning including access to a woodland area (nature reserve), allotment space and open green fields.

Commitment to safeguarding

Safeguarding and Child Protection are of paramount importance at Bourn Primary Academy, permeating throughout every area of school life and are a shared responsibility for all members of our school community. Our school’s vision encompassing ‘working together in friendship’ is supported through providing a safe and welcoming environment where pupils feel loved and are respected and valued. All our staff are trained to be alert to signs of abuse and neglect and are empowered to follow the Safeguarding Children Partnership Board’s procedures to ensure that appropriate and effective support and protection is provided when necessary.

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 office@bourn.cambs.sch.uk

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About Bourn CofE Primary Academy

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
204 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01954 719282

Bourn is a school filled with hope. We steadfastly believe each individual is capable of great things. We work together in friendship, challenging ourselves and each other to be the best we can be. We aim for ‘life in all its fullness’; striving to make the world a better place.

Our vision intrinsically links to the Christian values of hope, courage, justice, forgiveness and friendship, which run through everything we do at our school.

Arranging a visit to Bourn CofE Primary Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email office@bourn.cambs.sch.uk.

School location

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