Reception teacher - maternity cover

The Rackham Church of England Primary School, Ely, Cambridgeshire, CB6 2HQ

This job expired on 28 January 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    6 June 2022

  • Application deadline

    28 January 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    11 January 2022

Job details

Key stage

Early years

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover (One year)


Main scale

Reception teacher - maternity cover job summary

 Are you dynamic, enthusiastic and passionate about learning?  Do you value every child and strive to enrich the whole person?  Would you like to nurture adaptable and flexible learners to be passionate about learning and confidently embrace every challenge and opportunity?  Would you like to join an excellent school with supportive staff and a genuine focus on staff wellbeing?  If so, we would love to hear from you. The Headteacher and Governors are looking for a committed and motivated reception classteacher to join our team from June 2022. The ideal candidate will: • Be a proven, excellent classroom practitioner who leads learning innovatively and effectively. • Be highly motivated, creative and optimistic. • Have a track record in helping all pupils, including disadvantaged and higher attainers, to make good progress from their starting points. • Have up-to-date experience of teaching in a Primary School • Be willing to be an imaginative and dynamic member of their team. • Have excellent written and oral communication skills. In return we offer: • A school where everyone is valued, wellbeing is of high importance and the team ethic is strong. • Great children who are our best ambassadors; they are confident, make good progress, behave well and love playing a full part in the life and direction of the school. • Well supported induction for both NQTs and teachers new to the school • Mentoring from outstanding colleagues and the opportunities to work alongside outstanding practitioners • Wide ranging professional development and career opportunities • A friendly, skilled and experienced staff who always go the extra mile to help each other and the children. • A pleasant working environment with fabulous outside space and a well resourced rural environment. • Supportive parents, carers and governors and a vibrant PTA. • Staff and children who are passionate about learning Find out more about us via the school website: www.rackhamprimaryschool.com and our school promotional video (filmed pre-Covid): https://youtu.be/Lfc-88mzNzY Or take a look at our school twitter page @rackhamprimary. Visitors to our school are encouraged and welcomed but these need to be after the school day under the current guidelines. If you would like further details, please contact the school office on 01353 662436 or finance@rackham.cambs.sch.uk for an appointment and/or an application pack or download our application form from our website. Closing Date: Midday Friday 28th January, 2022 Interview Date: w/c Monday 31st January, 2022 Start Date: Monday 6th June, 2022 Rackham CE Primary School is committed to the welfare and safeguarding of its pupils and expects all its staff, volunteers and visits to share this commitment. The appointment is subject to an enhanced DBS check.
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About The Rackham Church of England Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Church of England, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
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School size
281 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
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