Deadline is tomorrow

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    26 April 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    21 March 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Part time, flexible, term time: Minimum 0.9 post

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - 9 months

Pay scale

M1 to M6

What skills and experience we're looking for

Are you looking for a Primary teaching post with a difference? Situated in the heart of the City of Cambridge, Park Street Church of England Primary School is a unique, exciting and inspiring school, with curious and creative children and a supportive, enthusiastic staff. With only four, mixed-age classes, we have a ‘family feel’ where everybody knows each other well, enabling us to design learning opportunities to inspire all learners and meet their individual needs. We have an unusual and interesting vacancy for a maternity-cover teacher to work across the school, teaching maths to Y4 and Y5 in year groups of around 16 children in the mornings, and covering PPA and release time, one afternoon in each class.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be an enthusiastic, dedicated and well-organised classroom practitioner, with experience in creating exciting learning opportunities
  • Have a commitment to ensuring rapid pupil progress and high standards for all learners
  • Have high expectations for pupils’ behaviour and attitude to learning
  • Be able to work well as part of a strong team and contribute to the school community
  • Be supportive of the ethos and values of a Church School


If you think this could be the job for you, you can download the application form and job description from our website or contact the school office (office@parkstreet.cambs.sch.uk). We encourage visits to our school, and are happy to answer any questions. Please do look at our website: https://parkstreet.cambs.sch.uk/ for more information.

Closing date: Friday 26th April 5pm

Interviews: Week beginning Monday 6th May

Start: 1st September 2024

Park Street CE (VA) Primary School is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Check.

What the school offers its staff

We offer:

  • A forward-looking school with great opportunities to learn alongside others and share good practice
  • A rich and creative curriculum that takes full advantage of our city centre location
  • Friendly and supportive colleagues, governors and parents and community
  • A strong commitment to staff well-being and continued professional development
  • A strong ‘good’ judgement from Ofsted (January 2023)

Commitment to safeguarding

The Governing Body of Park Street CofE (VA) Primary is committed to safeguarding and promoting the well-being of all its pupils and expects all staff, parents and volunteers to share in this commitment.
For further information, please read our Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy which can be found at https://parkstreet.cambs.sch.uk/wp-content/uploads/20240901-Safeguarding-and-Child-Protection-Policy.pdf

Applying for the job

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About Park Street CofE Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Church of England, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
117 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01223576922

Situated in the heart of the City of Cambridge, Park Street Church of England Primary School, with only four, mixed-age classes, is a very individual learning community. We have a ‘family feel’ where everybody knows each other well, enabling us to design learning opportunities to inspire all learners and meet their individual needs.

Arranging a visit to Park Street CofE Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email office@parkstreet.cambs.sch.uk.

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