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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    20 May 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    9 May 2024

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time: Full time - Monday to Friday. School hours (8.45 - 3.25pm) plus 10 minutes either side.

Contract type

Fixed term - 1 year

Pay scale

Teachers Main Scale M1 to M6

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • QTS
  • A strong understanding of child development and effective teaching practices
  • Excellent communicator, able to work collaboratively with the year group team and wider community
  • Have a passion for education and a commitment for fostering a love of learning in students
  • Be kind, caring and understanding and good role model for our pupils
  • Be sensitive to the wide range of children’s needs experienced in main stream schools

What the school offers its staff

We can offer you a Good school in an friendly and happy environment.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Southwood School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 7 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
182 pupils enrolled
Age range
7 to 11
Phone number
01908 678366

Southwood is a Junior school, for children in Year 3 to Year 6, placed close to Central Milton Keynes and is within walking distance of lovely outdoor spaces such as Linford Wood and Campbell Park, as well as the Shopping Centre itself. At Southwood, we pride ourselves on academic achievement and also sporting achievement, as well as the development of children as individuals. Our four values of Respect, Responsibility, Reflection and Resilience underpin everything we do and help our children to grow into independent, considerate pupils who strive for the best.

Arranging a visit to Southwood School

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

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