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  • Job start date

    2 September 2024

  • Closing date

    8 May 2024 at 3pm

  • Date listed

    16 April 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time: 32.5 hpw

Contract type


Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

It is an exciting time here at Smallwood with the school moving to a one-form entry model and a seventh class from September 2022. We are looking for a colleague with experience of teaching in any phase/year group, with a proven track record of raising standards and meeting targets.

The successful candidate will be a team player with high expectations of themselves, their colleagues and the children. We are looking to recruit an imaginative, artistic and creative teacher. A teacher who takes initiatives and creates a classroom environment where every child enthuses about their learning journey.

What the school offers its staff

The Directors, Headteacher, children, staff and parents of Smallwood Primary Academy wish to appoint a new member to their team of teaching staff.

Would you like an exciting opportunity to join a great team in a fabulous location with outstanding children? We have a temporary, two-year contract for a full time Class Teacher. There is potential for this post to become permanent.

We are committed to safeguarding our children and enhanced DBS checks with pre-employment checks on the successful candidate's suitability for the post will be carried out as part of our selection process. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Applications must be submitted on a the Smallwood Application which is attached. Please email your application form to businessmanager@smallwood.cheshire.sch.uk by 3.00pm on Wednesday 8th May 2024. Please include a letter (of no more than 3 A4 sides) to support your application. If you have not heard from the school upto 14 days after the closing date unfortunately you will not have been successful for interview.

A Lesson observation and interview will take place Tuesday 21st May 2024 .

Visits to the school are welcome and encouraged two dates will be available to visit the school

29/04/2024 4pm

01/05/2024 4pm

Please contact the school office on 01477 500 362 to make an appointment.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Smallwood CofE Primary School

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 5 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
181 pupils enrolled
Age range
5 to 11
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Arranging a visit to Smallwood CofE Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email businessmanager@smallwood.cheshire.sch.uk.

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