Year 4 Year Leader

Coppice Primary School, Birmingham, West Midlands


Job details

Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 4 to Upper pay range 3, £32,738 to £42,629

Job summary

We are looking for a class teacher with a proven track record of outstanding practice, who is able to help maintain the high standards in English, Mathematics and the wider curriculum we have already in Year 4. Please request an application pack from our school office for further details. An interest in PSHCE/SMSC would be useful (though NOT essential).

If you would like to visit our lovely school, or would like an application pack, please contact the headteacher, Bill Heptinstall, via our school office, on 01564 826709 or
For further information, please visit our website (
The Coppice Primary School is wholly committed to safeguarding our children, and, as part of this, the successful candidate will be subject to enhanced safeguarding checks.
Closing date: Friday 18th October 2019 (though, we would welcome applications any time before this date)
Provisional Interview Date: Thursday 24th October 2019

Essential educational requirements

QTS and degree

Essential qualifications

See information in application pack

Essential skills and experience

See information in application pack

Employee benefits

We can offer you:
- a Management Allowance (included in salary range above)
- an option of a heavily subsidised BUPA Medical insurance for you and your family
We really value and support our staff, and look forward to sharing tangible examples of this with you during any pre-shortlist visit.
The Coppice is a Worcestershire school in a semi-rural setting close to the borders of Solihull and Birmingham in the village of Hollywood. We have a reputation for being a warm, welcoming, lively and family oriented primary school, having enthusiastic staff, committed to securing the best standards, as well as lovely, receptive children and supportive parents. On their last visit (May 2017), Ofsted judged us to be good with some outstanding features. Our data, across the board, has regularly been well above national averages.

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Primary
School size 675 pupils enrolled
Age range 3 to 11
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Coppice Primary School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About Coppice Primary School

The Coppice is one of the top performing schools in the area. We are annually over-subscribed, being a hugely popular school. We have a superb NQT induction programme, recognised as ‘excellent’ by the Local Authority. We have a great reputation for being a warm, welcoming and supportive school. Though in a semi-rural part of Worcestershire, we closely border Birmingham and Solihull.

School location

Shawhurst Lane, Birmingham, West Midlands, B47 5JN