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  • Start date details

    October 2023

  • Closing date

    9 October 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    9 September 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 1

Working pattern

Full time: 32.5hrs

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - 11 months with possibility of permanent contract

Pay scale

M1 to M6 or depending on experience

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for a teacher who:

  • is an excellent classroom practitioner
  • is passionate with high expectations of self and others
  • is a motivational team player
  • demonstrates dedication and pride to the teaching profession
  • is ambitious for the children
  • has good organisational skills and excellent time keeping

What the school offers its staff

In return, we can offer you:

  • A well behaved, happy and enthusiastic group of children
  • A positive, friendly and a resource rich learning environment
  • A caring ethos with support from colleagues and the leadership team
  • Excellent professional development and career opportunities
  • An inclusive schoolwhich thrives on equality and diversity
  • Excellent commuter linksalong the Elizabeth line and Paddington line, and close to the A4 and M4

Further details about the role

We welcome all applicants both experienced and new to teaching. Please arrange a visit to see our buildings, surroundings, staff and children.

Commitment to safeguarding

St Mary’s CE Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of all our pupils. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to a successful enhanced DBS clearance process.

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About St Mary's Church of England Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Church of England, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
677 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number

St Mary’s school is between Slough's main high street and Upton Park. It is surrounded by thriving businesses, housing, churches as well as parks and woodlands. The school was set up by the church in the 19th century to serve the needs of its local community and it still does today.

St Mary's started off very small and today we accept on role around 660 pupils. The school centres around a busy and bustling diverse community that celebrates a range of ethnicities and culturally rich families that represent many parts of our integral world.

As a Church of England school, we value and are ambitious for all children and are committed to providing a positive, happy, safe and stimulating environment for them to enjoy and excel in their learning; grow in confidence, resilience and independence; achieve their full potential and flourish as individuals whatever their ability. To provide a safe, supportive and happy learning environment where all children can learn, grow, achieve and flourish.

We take every opportunity to work with churches and faith groups, schools, charities, businesses and organisations, resulting in exciting learning opportunities for our children and learning outside the classroom.

We also take part in many local, national and international events such as fundraising for global charities, competitions and campaigns, reflecting our school vision and core values. The Slough Foodbank, Defibrillators in Public Places (DiPPs), The Alexander Devine Children’s Hospice Service, NSPCC; Children in Need; Comic and Sports Relief; Macmillan Cancer Support; UNICEF UK campaigns are a few of the charities that we support.

In addition, we respond to emergency appeals when we can e.g. Cyclone Idai and the hurricane disaster Fund, supporting Alwyn Allison Primary School, Anguilla following Hurricane Irma.

We engage with our MPs, previously Fiona Mactaggart and Tan Dhesi and have visited them in The Houses of Parliament and have visited Slough Mayors’ Office. Slough Youth Parliament have several representatives who were previous pupils and who have now enjoyed prestigious political experiences in secondary schools. Black History Month is elaborated with local representative and creative partners. Sustrans worked with us to support sustainable transport and we have taken part in farm projects and county estates’ programmes for increasing access to local food, and attended Countryside Food and Music festivals.

Arranging a visit to St Mary's Church of England Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email hr@stmarys.slough.sch.uk.

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