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  • Start date details

    Easter or sooner if possible

  • Closing date

    1 February 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    15 December 2022

Job details

Key stage

Early years

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

MPS/UPS depending on experience.

Additional allowances


What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated and enthusiastic Reception Lead Teacher to join the team at our successful 2 form entry primary school. You will have a minimum of 3 years teaching in EYFS.

Our EYFS unit consists of a 52 place Nursery and 2 Reception classes of 30 pupils each. There are currently 10 staff members in our EYFS Unit.

You will be committed to maintaining and promoting the high standards and expectations we have at St Richard’s. Applications are welcomed from teachers who are eager to lead a dedicated team of reception staff in a vibrant setting with amazing children. It will be essential that you are able to articulate and positively support the strong Catholic ethos of the school.

What the school offers its staff

St Richard’s Roman Catholic Primary School is a happy, warm and caring school with a dedicated team who work hard to support each other and provide the best care and education for all our children. We are currently graded outstanding by Ofsted (June 2012) and our RE (Section 48) inspection of January 2018 also judged the school to be outstanding in all areas.

Please visit our website www.st-richards.manchester.sch.uk in order to find out more about our school. We encourage and warmly welcome visits from prospective applicants – please phone Mrs Alison Marshall, Business Manager, on 0161 224 5552 in order to arrange a look around school.

Commitment to safeguarding

St Richard’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful candidates are subject to an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service, satisfactory references and completion of the CES Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 Disclosure Form.
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About St Richard's RC Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Roman Catholic, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
471 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
0161 224 5552

St Richard’s is a vibrant and caring school with a dedicated team who work hard to provide the best provision for the children and their families. The school is graded as outstanding in all areas (OFSTED & Diocese of Salford most recent inspections).

Arranging a visit to St Richard's RC Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@st-richards.manchester.sch.uk.

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