KS2 Class Teacher

Kempston Rural Primary School, Kempston, Bedfordshire, MK42 7FJ

Deadline is today

  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    9 December 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    4 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

MP3 - UPS1

What skills and experience we're looking for


  • Qualified Teacher Status. B.Ed or Degree with P.G.C.E.


  • Experience of teaching in KS2 and of leading a subject area


  • A clear understanding of teaching and learning
  • A sound knowledge of the National Curriculum and National Initiatives in a Primary School setting
  • Assessment and target setting experience
  • Clear understanding of planning a creative curriculum and the importance of learning objectives
  • Coherent view of teaching, learning and curriculum delivery to include special needs


  • A strong commitment to raising standards and achievement through excellent classroom practice
  • High expectations of behaviour and standards
  • Clear views on how children learn and an understanding of how achievement for all children can be maximised
  • A sound understanding of educational aims and objectives for children based on individual learning


  • Effective written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to create a stimulating learning environment
  • A comprehensive appreciation of IT within the school context together with appropriate computer literacy


  • Willingness to be an active member of the staff team
  • Keen to attend further training courses


  • Ability to form and maintain positive and professional relationships with colleagues and parents and pupils
  • Flexible, calm and compassionate
  • Willingness to work for as long as it takes to get the job done

What the school offers its staff

Dear Applicant,

Thank you for your interest in applying for a position at Kempston Rural Primary School. We currently have a vacancy for a Year 5 class teacher. This position will begin as soon as possible.

Kempston Rural Primary School is a popular two form entry school with 430 students on roll, EYFS through to Year 6. We also run a Pre-School provision that caters for 24 three year olds. Kempston Rural Primary is a friendly and welcoming school with pupils that love to learn and staff that work hard to ensure the best possible outcomes for all.

We are rightly proud of all we have achieved to date and we look forward to welcoming new staff with new ideas onto our team. If you are a self-reflective professional looking to further develop your skills, have the energy to make a difference, are confident as a practitioner and expect every child to make at least good progress then we would love to hear from you.

Visits to our wonderful school are encouraged, please call the school office, 01234 854286, to make an appointment.

Commitment to safeguarding

Kempston Rural Primary School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment. An Enhanced DBS Disclosure is required for all staff within the School.

Applying for the job

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to office@kempstonrural.co.uk

Download an application form - 994 KB

About Kempston Rural Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 5 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
445 pupils enrolled
Age range
5 to 11
Phone number
01234 854286

Kempston Rural Primary School is a two form entry school which also has a 26 place Pre-School provision on site.

Arranging a visit to Kempston Rural Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email office@kempstonrural.co.uk.

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