Teacher (EYFS/Y1) - Maternity Cover

Palgrave Church of England Primary School, Nr Diss, Suffolk


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subjects Primary, Primary, Primary
Working pattern Will consider full-time, job share
Salary Main pay range 1 to Main pay range 6, £24,373 to £35,971 per year (full-time equivalent)

Job summary

An exciting opportunity has arisen at Palgrave Primary School (near Diss). We are seeking to appoint a kind and compassionate class teacher to work in our mixed-age YR/Y1 class from Easter 2020 as maternity cover.

We are very proud to have received again, an overall effectiveness judgement of good with outstanding in both behaviour and attitudes and personal development at our latest Ofsted inspection (October 2019).

We can offer you:
● kind, caring and enthusiastic children, who demonstrate excellent behaviour and attitudes to learning
● a friendly, supportive staff team, who are committed to making a difference to children’s lives
● excellent professional development opportunities
● supportive governing body
● a happy and enjoyable place to work

Are you...
● a good team player with a sense of humour
● passionate about making a difference to children's lives
● able to inspire and provide excellent classroom practice
● knowledgeable of Foundation stage/KS1 curriculum including the teaching of phonics

Visits to the school are warmly encouraged. To make an appointment or for an informal discussion please contact the Headteacher Julia Waters

Essential educational requirements

Educated to Degree Level

Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

Knowledge of Foundation stage/KS1 curriculum including the teaching of phonics

Employee benefits


More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy, Church of England
Education phase Primary
School size 83 pupils enrolled
Age range 5 to 11
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Palgrave Church of England Primary School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email jwaters@tilian.org.uk

School location

Palgrave, Nr Diss, Suffolk, IP22 1AG