Deadline is today

  • Job start date

    19 February 2024

  • Closing date

    3 December 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    10 November 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

  • View all Full timejobs - Full time 36.5 hours 5 days per week We may consider a job share for an exceptional candidate

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - Expected until January 2025

Full-time equivalent salary

30,000 to 41,333

Pay scale

M1 - M6

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for someone who

  • Provides the best quality learning opportunities for our children.
  • Can confidently demonstrate high expectations of both pupil achievement and behaviour for all.
  • Are committed to working in partnership with parents to support the learning of all pupils
  • Are flexible with a strong commitment to team work
  • Have a positive “can do” attitude
  • Are open to new ideas and can contribute to whole school initiatives
  • Have a willingness to go the extra mile in all areas of school life.

What the school offers its staff

  • fantastic and friendly children who are motivated to learn

  • Well-resourced classrooms and a fabulous outdoor space, in which to work.
  • A strong, friendly, supportive staff team

Further details about the role

  • Paulton Junior School is looking to recruit an inspirational KS2 Teacher. This is a temporary contract providing maternity cover starting in Term 4 on Monday 19th February 2024 and is expected to continue until the current post holder’s return. This post is to work alongside friendly and experienced colleagues.
  • The position is for a full time KS2 teacher but we may consider a job share for an exceptional candidate.

Commitment to safeguarding

Paulton Junior School is committed to safeguarding our pupils and staff. Any employment offer will be subject to rigorous pre-employment checks including a disclosure and barring service check (DBS), medical checks, references, ID checks, qualification checks, prohibition from teaching checks etc.

Applying for the job

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About Paulton Junior School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 7 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
277 pupils enrolled
Age range
7 to 11
Phone number
01761 418137

Paulton Junior School is a large junior school located in the village of Paulton (between Bath and Bristol) with 270 pupils on roll with a capacity to increase to 360. Our school is strongly committed to enabling each child access to a broad, enriched education of the highest quality. All staff make a valuable contribution to the school’s development and, therefore, to the progress of all pupils. The following post offers an opportunity to be part of a supportive, caring and committed school community who have high expectations of themselves and each other, and who have children at the centre of their philosophy.

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