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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    12 July 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    26 April 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time, part time: Full time 32.5 hours per week. Part time 0.6 FTE, 3 days a week to job share with another class teacher.

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - 9 to 12 months

Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for a qualified teacher who:

  • Can plan and teach creatively, adapting teaching and responding to strengths and needs of children
  • Sets high expectations which inspire, motivate and challenge children
  • Empathises with children across the age range and manage conduct positively and effectively
  • Has excellent classroom organisation and management
  • Can create a stimulating, challenging and effective learning environment
  • Is positive about challenge and change
  • Is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people

What the school offers its staff

  • A welcoming, supportive team of colleagues
  • Enthusiastic, well behaved and polite pupils who are eager to learn
  • A family orientated, values-based ethos
  • An attractive school environment in a friendly village community
  • A strong commitment to developing all staff and pupils as lifelong learners

Commitment to safeguarding

Applications are welcome from all sections of the community regardless of gender, race, religion, disability, sexuality or age.
Steeple Claydon School and Preschool is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and all staff and volunteers are expected to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be expected to undertake an Enhanced DBS check for regulated activities.
Steeple Claydon School and Preschool take Child Protection extremely seriously and all references offered will be contacted if the candidate is shortlisted for interview.

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About Steeple Claydon School and Pre-School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
216 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11
Phone number
01296 738132

At Steeple Claydon School and Preschool we believe that every child has the right to be amazing and 'the best they can be'. Our overriding principle is that we have high expectations and aspirations for all our children.
Every day matters at school, therefore our mission is to provide a fulfilling and rich learning environment that takes our children on a journey, from the age of two years to eleven, to become independent, curious and active learners. Steeple Claydon School and Preschool is a friendly and welcoming school of 170 pupils with a Preschool of 44 within a supportive village community, and was judged to be good at its most recent Ofsted inspection.
Our children have a wonderful attitude to learning; they achieve and progress well through a strong community atmosphere, effective leadership and excellent teaching. Our engaging and theme-based curriculum motivates and inspires children to do their best. Our school values of confidence, positivity, respect, trust, compassion, generosity and determination encapsulate everything we believe is important in learning and the experience of schooling for our children.
We are a friendly and welcoming staff team who are part of a school which prides itself on strong links with its parents and the local community.

Arranging a visit to Steeple Claydon School and Pre-School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email bursar@steepleclaydon.bucks.sch.uk.

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