Year 2 Teacher

Chalgrove Community Primary School, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX44 7ST

5 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 January 2023

  • Closing date

    5 December 2022 at 5pm

  • Date listed

    10 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 1

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - 6 months

Pay scale

M1 - M6

What skills and experience we're looking for

We look forward to receiving applications from people who:

  • Are committed to enabling all children to reach their full potential
  • Have a proven track record as an excellent classroom practitioner
  • Have high expectations for children’s attainment and progress
  • Enjoy working with young children, have a passion and enthusiasm for creating meaningful learning which is effective and fun
  • Are willing to work with a wide range of colleagues and make a positive contribution to the whole school community and beyond
  • Are patient, kind and considerate
  • Are prepared to go the extra mile
  • will fully immerse themselves in school life and will be committed to working within our happy team
  • Are flexible and can adapt to unexpected situations that arise

What the school offers its staff

The successful candidate will be well supported by colleagues, leaders and governors. We can offer:

  • An engaging child centred curriculum, based on a creative and kinaesthetic approach
  • A dynamic working environment with enthusiastic, skilled colleagues
  • Supportive parents and excellent links with the school community
  • Motivated children who enjoy learning and are proud of their school
  • Good professional development opportunities within school
  • Bespoke training where required

We will offer our successful candidate a school that:

  • Is dedicated to offering the very best for its children with a focus on enrichment
  • Enjoys positive relationships between staff, children and families
  • Is happy, vibrant and positive
  • Is creative, open to ideas and seeks opportunities for its children and staff
  • Really cares for its staff team
  • Offers comprehensive ECT mentoring based on coaching

Further details about the role

Chalgrove Community Primary School is a thriving local school set in the beautiful countryside in rural Oxfordshire. We are very much at the heart of our community and we are lucky to have such supportive families.

At Chalgrove Community Primary School, we want our children to be curious, to question and to challenge ideas. We want our children to engage, to be inquisitive and to be proactive learners. How do we achieve this? We do this through creating a curriculum that is exciting and never static. We facilitate learning opportunities beyond the classroom and we continually reflect in order to improve.

We are seeking to recruit a talented and skilled KS1 Teacher until June 2023, for our delightful and unusually small year 2 class. Starting January 2023 but this is negotiable.

Commitment to safeguarding

Safeguarding Statement:

The Acer Trust and its schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Employment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post. All applicants are considered confidentially and according to the nature of the role and information disclosed

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About Chalgrove Community Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
207 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
01865 890385

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