Year 5/6 Teacher

North Newton Community Primary School, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA7 0BG

This job expired on 2 December 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Start date details

    Job start January 2023 (negotiable for the right candidate)

  • Closing date

    2 December 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    21 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - Fixed term, with the view to being made permanent.

Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

North Newton Community Primary School (NoR 86) seeks to appoint an enthusiastic and inspirational year 5/6 teacher who has a keen interest in developing a curriculum subject area, particularly English, across the whole school. We are situated in a small village close to the Taunton to Bridgwater canal with easy access to the county town of Taunton and also to Bridgwater and the M5 motorway.

Our school is committed to working together to continually improve and we are seeking like-minded individuals with a passion for teaching and learning to join our team. You will be joining a school with a strong team ethic, which is committed to the development of staff.

You will be able to foster excellent relationships with pupils and demonstrate a strong drive and determination to deliver the highest possible standards of education and improve achievement for all of our children.

Thesuccessful candidate will:

  • Develop our year 5/6 learners and support them towards their transition to Secondary school.
  • Ensure all children are treated as individuals and are inspired in their learning, whatever their needs, to fulfil their potential through the promotion of high standards of achievement.
  • Develop the English curriculum (or another core subject area) throughout the school and inspire other members of staff in their teaching and pupils in their learning of the subject.
  • Continue to develop the school’s close relationship with its local and wider communities including nearby schools.

What the school offers its staff

We can offer you:

  • A unique school which has a strong place in the community.
  • A school where children are eager to learn and care for each other.
  • A school where all staff & pupils, are encouraged fulfil their potential and develop their self-esteem and confidence.
  • Good CPD.
  • A dedicated and hardworking team of staff and governors.
  • A very supportive and hardworking PTFA.

Further details about the role

Candidates are encouraged to contact the school and arrange a conversation with the Head Teacher (Mrs Leach) and visit prior to the closing date for applications.

Visits to the school will be warmly welcomed; please contact the Administrator (Mrs. Claire Larcombe) at the school to make an appointment and request an application pack (01278 662140).

Commitment to safeguarding

North Newton Community Primary School is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS clearance and all relevant pre-employment checks.

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About North Newton Community Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
91 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Email address

Arranging a visit to North Newton Community Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email office@nncps.org.

School location

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