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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    18 April 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    29 March 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Pay scale

Main Pay Scale

What skills and experience we're looking for

St Thomas Primary School is seeking to appoint an aspirational, enthusiastic, and inspiring teacher to be part of our teaching team. We are looking for someone who can develop strong, positive relationships that inspire children to be the best they can be. We are an inclusive, forward-thinking school and children are at the heart of everything we do.

This post will be for a permanent classroom teacher.

You will work as part of a team, under the direction of the Senior team to ensure all children are receiving the best possible education to reach their full potential. We strongly believe in a supportive and coaching approach to professional development to ensure teachers can continue to grow and develop.

Our new teacher needs to:

  • be an exemplary teacher, who enjoys teaching in Key Stage 2 and is inspirational and creative.
  • have a secure knowledge of the National curriculum and pedagogy to ensure quality in teaching and learning.
  • Plan, adapt and deliver rigorous and creative learning that is tailored to meet the needs of their class ensuring all pupils make good progress from their starting point.
  • demonstrate a drive for excellence in all aspects of school life.
  • able to recognise and build on the strengths of all children whilst nurturing their wellbeing.
  • lead a subject in school supported by the Curriculum leader.

What the school offers its staff

In return we can offer:

  • children and staff who treat each other with respect.
  • a friendly, supportive, and dedicated staff team who work together towards a shared goal.
  • School leaders who take the time to consider workload and wellbeing.
  • professional development opportunities to enhance career aspirations.

Commitment to safeguarding

Exeter Learning Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We encourage you to read our Safeguarding Policy before applying. We will ask for references and conduct an online search for all shortlisted candidates. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful candidates.

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About St Thomas Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 5 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
198 pupils enrolled
Age range
5 to 11

St Thomas Primary School is a member of Exeter Learning Academy Trust, a primary trust with big ambitions for the children in our care. The school has been under the leadership of an acting Headteacher for 12 months and following the retirement of the substantive head teacher we are now looking to recruit a dedicated and ambitious school leader for our children.

St Thomas is a welcoming and happy school with an ethos of aspiration and achievement for all pupils. It sits within the heart of its community, has a strong family ethos and is well regarded. We will be looking for the successful candidate to continue to work closely with the community, ensure the school has a rich and diverse curriculum offer and that our most vulnerable pupils build strong and lasting relationships leading to excellent outcomes and great futures.

Arranging a visit to St Thomas Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email jobs@elatschools.com.

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