33 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    2 September 2024

  • Closing date

    20 June 2024 at 3pm

  • Date listed

    16 May 2024

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time, part time: The post will be temporary to cover a maternity leave and will be full-time up until February half term (or the earlier return from Maternity leave) and then it will reduce to part-time until May half term.

Contract type

Fixed term - 02/09/24 - 23/05/25

Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

The successful candidate will have a strong classroom presence and very good interpersonal and communication skills. They will work within our Year 5 team demonstrating an in-depth understanding of curriculum requirements and modelling good classroom practice.We are looking for someone who:

  • Has high expectations of themselves and the children in their care
  • Is an effective and reflective classroom practitioner with a desire to learn and develop
  • Knows what success looks like for every child and understands the needs of the pupils in their class.
  • Is well organised and able to work well both as part of a team and independently
  • Is enthusiastic, with a positive, 'can-do' attitude

What the school offers its staff

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and are available on the following dates:

3.30pm Tuesday 4thJune

9.00am Thursday 13thJune

9.00am Wednesday 19thJune

To arrange a visit to school or for informal enquiries, please contact the school office on 0114 2341304 or by email to: enquiries@rivelin.sheffield.sch.uk

Rivelin Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to satisfactory background checks including references and enhanced DBS checks.

We value our diverse workforce and aim to work together to make the most of our differences.We welcome applications from everyone. Under the Disability Confident Scheme, disabled applicants, who meet the essential criteria of this job, are guaranteed an interview.

Commitment to safeguarding

We all have a statutory duty to “safeguard and promote the welfare of children”, (Working together to safeguard children, DfE 2018) up to the age of 18 years.

Rivelin Primary School has adopted all of the advised policies and procedures from the Safeguarding Sheffield Children Board.
In addition to these we have our own school specific Safeguarding Policy

If you have any concerns about the health and safety of a child or young person at this education setting or feel that something may be troubling them, you should share this information with an appropriate member of staff straight away.

Applying for the job

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About Rivelin Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
423 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
0114 2341304

We are a large school in the North- West of Sheffield catering for children from the ages of 3 – 11. Our children are determined, hard working and always try their best – they are a pleasure to work with and staff and children alike enjoy coming to school each day.

Rivelin has a very creative curriculum and committed, inspiring staff. We pride ourselves on being welcoming and friendly and we are committed to supporting every child achieve their very best.

As we say in our vision statement the pastoral and academic achievements of children are our highest priorities and we pride ourselves on making every minute count.

Arranging a visit to Rivelin Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email s.wilson@rivelin.sheffield.sch.uk.

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