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  • Earliest start date

    1 April 2024

  • Latest start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    11 March 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    4 February 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teacher

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Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 1

Working pattern

Full time: 32.436 Weekly

Contract type


Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

Are you passionate about improving outcomes for children? 

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Class Teacher (initially in Key Stage 1) at Spring Hill Community Primary School and the Governors are looking to appoint an enthusiastic Class Teacher to join our friendly and dedicated team commencing on 1st April 2024 or 1st September 2024.

Our school is a happy and exciting place to learn, currently catering for around 400 children between 4 and 11.  The school is situated in Accrington and benefits from wonderful, extensive outdoor space.  This post is not suitable for ECTs.

We are looking for a teacher who:

  • will be an inspirational and outstanding part of our school family, who leads by example and who motivates and inspires all to improve the outcomes of the school.

  • has a proven track record and is passionate about learning, is organised and effective with a determination to make a difference.

  • is innovative and forward thinking, using research to underpin practice.

  • has a can-do attitude.

  • has an understanding of the needs of others, committed to wellbeing and will support pupils and staff on a day-to-day basis.

  • Is committed to delivering the school vision and upholding the school values.

  • https://www.springhillschool.co.uk/our-school/vision

What the school offers its staff

  • the opportunity to work alongside staff who will provide the skills and support to develop you with your next steps in your career. 

  • a dedicated governing body and staff who are supportive and passionate about their community. 

  • a school where you have the opportunity to make a real difference. 

  • well behaved and motivated children who want to do their best. 

  • work with a supportive and positive team. 

  • a commitment to your professional development and well- being. 

Further details about the role

Visits to the school: Monday 26th February at 10am or Thursday 7th March at 4pm.

Closing Date: 12pm Monday 11th March.

Shortlisting: Monday 11th March.

Proposed Interview Date: Tuesday 19th March.

Application form attached, please return to Mrs Tipping, Business Manager at SBM@springhill.lancs.sch.uk Please note CVs are not accepted, to apply for this vacancy you need to complete the application form attached and include a covering letter no longer than 2 pages.

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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Commitment to safeguarding

In line with Keeping Children Safe in Education 2022, an online search will be carried out on shortlisted candidates.
The post you are applying for is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013). If successful you will be required to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) for a 'disclosure'. Information provided by you or the Disclosure and Barring Service will be dealt with in a confidential manner in accordance with the DBS's Code of Practice.

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About Accrington Spring Hill Community Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
382 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01254 399009

Spring Hill is a fantastic school! We have a strong, supportive and talented team of professionals who share our school’s vision of achieving the very best for every child. We passionately believe in investing in our staff, both in terms of professional development and personal growth. Our warm and nurturing ethos focuses on well-being and supporting staff to achieve their very best. Our positive and accomplished team, along with our wonderful children and parents, make coming to work each day a pleasure.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed please contact the school office on 01254 399009 to arrange a visit.

Arranging a visit to Accrington Spring Hill Community Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email sbm@springhill.lancs.sch.uk.

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