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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    15 June 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    5 June 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Early years

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - 1-year

Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Be a motivated and inspiring teacher who is prepared to go ‘the extra mile’ to ensure children have exciting and engaging learning opportunities both inside and outside the classroom
  • Be passionate about securing excellent outcomes for all children
  • Have teaching experience in EYFS and a good knowledge of the National Curriculum
  • Create an inspiring and purposeful learning environment
  • Encourage children to show initiative, take risks with their learning and challenge themselves
  • Have high expectations of themselves and the children
  • Have strong interpersonal skills and a commitment to working as part of a team
  • Have a 'can do' attitude and a sense of humour

What the school offers its staff

  • Happy, enthusiastic children who love learning
  • A very friendly and supportive team in which everyone is encouraged and valued
  • Exciting opportunities for professional development in an outward looking school
  • Active and supportive parents and governors

Further details about the role

We are looking to appoint a 0.4 Reception teacher to join the supportive and committed team at Paxcroft Primary School, Trowbridge and lead interventions with our newest pupils. We are currently revitalising our Reception provision, refurbishing our outdoor environment and restructuring our two small classes into a Reception team across one open-plan room. This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to deliver focused interventions, catch-up groups and pre-teaching to ensure that no child falls behind. For the right candidate, this could be a fantastic opportunity for career development and progression.

Commitment to safeguarding

Paxcroft Primary School has a commitment to safeguarding - further information can be found via the policies on our school website.
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About Paxcroft Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
295 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01225 762244

Paxcroft Primary School is a 1.5 form entry school catering for just over 300 children from Reception to Year 6 in the heart of Trowbridge. We have a commitment to development - of our children, our community and our staff.

Arranging a visit to Paxcroft Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@paxcroft.wilts.sch.uk.

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