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  • Start date details

    From June 5th 2023, or at the earliest opportunity

  • Closing date

    27 March 2023 at 5pm

  • Date listed

    8 March 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 1

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

MPS 1-6

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Is a committed practitioner with high expectations of our children and of themselves;
  • Is passionate about teaching and learning and has the ability and dedication to making a difference to children’s learning and become an outstanding member of our team.
  • Is passionate and committed to helping children develop their social skills;
  • Is hardworking, flexible, a team player;
  • Is able to work on their own initiative and manage and organise their time effectively;
  • Can confidently communicate with parents, carers and class teachers to keep them informed of a child's/pupil's progress.
  • Could lead a subject

What the school offers its staff

  • We are a close knit community with a supportive family ethos
  • All staff work together as a team and value each other’s strengths
  • All children work hard and are committed to their learning;
  • A wealth of support for professional development is offered;
  • We have dedicated colleagues who work together;
  • We have small class sizes that allow us to focus on personalised learning;
  • We have a rural and calm environment in which to work.

Commitment to safeguarding

At Houghton Conquest Lower School, we believe that a caring school promotes the welfare, health, safety and guidance of every child. We recognise our statutory duty and pastoral duty to ensure the safety and well-being of our pupils. “The school’s safeguarding arrangements are well organised, securely maintained and fit for purpose.” Ofsted 2019 “The pupils I spoke to informally around the school told me that they feel safe and happy at the school.” Ofsted 2019
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About Houghton Conquest Lower School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 2 to 9
Education phase
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School size
143 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 9
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Houghton Conquest Lower School has been at the centre of its village community for over 100 years and we continue to strive to be the best place for every child to start their learning journey. Our motto ‘Growing Together’ promotes our ethos of learning not just academically but for all children to achieve their full potential in a caring yet challenging environment. We offer support and encouragement through all aspects of school life. We want to develop confident, honest and responsible young people, capable of making a positive contribution to their community. We help pupils to understand their role by leading by example and because of our values-led foundation to our school. Please come and visit us as this will more vibrantly convey the energy and enthusiasm of the staff and pupils. Members of staff work together with professionalism and commitment. We make every effort to work in partnership with our pupils’ parents encouraging good communication and shared understanding. We are justly proud of our school and its heritage and we welcome you to be part of its continued success.

Arranging a visit to Houghton Conquest Lower School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email hconquest@hcschool.org.uk.

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