This job expired on 12 June 2023

  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    12 June 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    15 May 2023

Job details

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Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Part time: Ideally afternoons but there may be some flexibility depending on the successful candidate.

Contract type

Fixed term - 1 Year

Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for someone who:

  • Is an outstanding class teacher (Year groups to be taught dependant on candidate’s experience)
  • Has high expectations of all pupils and is committed to raising standards for every child

  • Is supportive of our Christian values, ethos and vision
  • Is committed to working as part of a happy team
  • Is hard working and will enjoy providing our children with a wide variety of learning experiences
  • Has a great sense of humour! • Is flexible, motivated and willing to participate in the wider life of the school

What the school offers its staff

We can offer you:

  • ‘A happy place to learn, grow and thrive.’
  • A very supportive and friendly team of colleagues and Governors
  • Enthusiastic and well-behaved children
  • Supportive parents, families and community
  • Opportunities for professional development
  • Beautiful rural setting

Further details about the role

Orton CE Primary School is a thriving small rural school in Cumbria and the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Postcode CA10 3RG

Orton CE School is ‘A happy place to learn, grow and thrive’ and is looking for a new member to join our hard working and committed team.

The Governing Body of Orton CE School is looking to appoint an outstanding and committed class teacher to join our friendly staff team. We are ideally looking for someone to teach afternoons but there may be some flexibility depending on the successful candidate. If budget allows there may be the possibility of additional hours and supply cover. NQT’s are welcome to apply.

Required to start September 2023. This post will be fixed term until 31st August 2024 dependant on numbers on roll and budget.

We are also advertising for a Part-time Teaching Assistant and After School Club Leader. Please indicate in your application if you would be interested in either of these roles too.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our young people, appointments will be subject to satisfactory references and enhanced DBS check.

Candidates are welcome to visit the school. To arrange a visit or discussion please contact the Headteacher email: head@orton.cumbria.sch.uk. These will be during W/c 15th May & W/c 5th June. For an application pack please e-mail admin@orton.cumbria.sch.uk or head@orton.cumbria.sch.uk or download from our school website www.ortoncofeprimary.co.uk

Closing date: 12 noon Monday 12th June 2023 Interviews: TBC but likely to be W/c 19th June

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 Orton CofE School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Church of England, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
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School size
52 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
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Arranging a visit to Orton CofE School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email head@orton.cumbria.sch.uk.

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