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  • Start date details

    17th April 2023 or earlier if possible

  • Closing date

    31 January 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    12 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

MPS 3-6

What skills and experience we're looking for

Permanent, full-time position to start 17th April 2023 or earlier if possible.

MPS3-6 (£31,750 - £38,810) per annum + Health Cash Plan and Benefits package

An exciting opportunity has arisen at The Dolphin School. We are looking for a fantastic teacher to work in our team. Applications are invited from high quality candidates to join an exciting and committed team at The Dolphin School.

We are looking to appoint a positive, hardworking, skilled and ambitious practitioner who wants to make a real difference to children’s lives and is ready and able to take on a role teaching our children and working in harmony with staff, families and other key stakeholders.

Candidates for this post should be:

  • Passionate about how children learn best with a genuine belief that all children can succeed.
  • An innovative practitioner who wants to be given the opportunity to develop ideas to drive forward learning.
  • A confident professional, keen to share their knowledge and understanding with others.
  • Able to demonstrate their resilience to cope with the daily challenges that working in a busy, successful inner city school can bring.
  • Flexible, with a good sense of humour.

In addition the successful candidate will have a deep pedagogical knowledge of teaching and learning to help children realise their academic potential as well as an interest in the wider community that the school serves.

What the school offers its staff

We can offer you:

  • A genuine opportunity to make a difference where it is needed.
  • A fantastic community of children, parents and carers who deserve the best.
  • An ethos in the school where creativity and innovation are valued
  • An amazing enquiry led curriculum ‘Curiouscity’ which uses Bristol and the community as the basis for learning.
  • Well-resourced classrooms, necessary IT equipment and structured administrative support.
  • A new purpose build building right in the city centre with excellent transport links (opened 24th April 2017).
  • To join a wonderful happy team and have every opportunity to further your professional development and career with an excellent benefit package including; Wellbeing Health Cash Plan, Higher Degree Support Funding, Retail Discounts, ICT Loans, Professional Induction Incentive plus others.

If you are hardworking, reflective, resilient, and looking to further develop your talents and skills at The Dolphin School then we would love to receive an application from you.

We particularly welcome applications from under-represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.

Commitment to safeguarding

The Dolphin School is part of Venturers Trust and is committed to equality, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all staff.

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About The Dolphin School

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
269 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
0117 9240517

Arranging a visit to The Dolphin School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email info@dolphinschoolbristol.org.

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