8 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    30 March 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    10 March 2023

Job details

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale


Additional allowances


What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for someone who:-

  • demonstrates excellent classroom practice
  • comes with high expectations and the ability to motivate
  • has a warm personality and a good sense of humour
  • is a practising Catholic or strongly committed to our Catholic ethos

In addition, as a Phase Leader you will

  • coordinate teaching and learning throughout a Phase to ensure continuity, consistency and progression.
  • track, monitor and evaluate pupils' progress, achievement and attainment.
  • be responsible to the Headteacher for coordinating the work of the Phase.
  • monitor the quality of teaching and learning, in line with the school policy. This will include lesson observations, monitoring of planning and scrutiny of pupils work.
  • review long term planning to ensure coverage, progression and a range of learning experiences across the Phase.
  • track and monitor data with your Phase team.
  • use data to identify gaps within the phase and find effective provision.
  • establish good relationships, encourage good working practices and support and lead teachers in the Phase.
  • communicate effectively with Parents and be prepared for challenging conversations.
  • support Teaching Assistants working within the Phase.
  • lead by example in all areas of the curriculum.
  • be responsible for consistency of information that goes on the school website for the Phase.

What the school offers its staff

The successful candidate will join our Senior Leadership Team.

Commitment to safeguarding

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All applicants will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check before appointment is confirmed. A copy of our Safeguarding Policy can be found on the school website along with our applicants privacy notice.

Applying for the job

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About St John's Catholic Primary School, Trowbridge

School type
Local authority maintained school, Roman Catholic, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
307 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01225 752006

Welcome to St John's Catholic Primary School. We are seeking an inspirational Teacher to challenge children who are highly motivated, enthusiastic and a delight to teach. The successful candidate will join a dedicated team committed to continuing the development and success of the school. This is an ideal opportunity for someone looking to gain leadership experience as the role is part of the school Senior Leadership Team. Please visit our school website www.st-johns-trowbridge.wilts.sch.uk for more information and to view our recent Ofsted report from November 2022.

Arranging a visit to St John's Catholic Primary School, Trowbridge

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@st-johns-trowbridge.wilts.sch.uk.

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