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  • Job start date

    4 September 2023

  • Closing date

    5 June 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    9 May 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Teacher

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Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Part time: Part-time, 3 days per week. These hours can be worked per afternoon Monday – Friday, or all day Wednesday – Friday.

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - Until 31/12/2023.

Pay scale

MPS 06

What skills and experience we're looking for

Calverley Parkside Primary School are seeking a Class Teacher in Year 6 for a September 2023 start. This is a part-time, fixed term post to cover maternity leave for one term until the end of December 2023. The ideal candidate would be a strong, experienced classroom practitioner, who shares our ethos and values, and has good experience in Year 6 settings.

We are looking for a highly motivated, innovative and enthusiastic teacher to join our friendly and aspirational school. The successful applicant will have a patient and positive approach to managing children’s behaviour and wellbeing, along with a strong understanding of how children learn.

The successful applicant will:

  • Be committed to putting children at the center of their practice;
  • Have a keen eye for detail in order to assess the needs of pupils and effectively support their learning;
  • Be an experienced and strong classroom practitioner with good interpersonal skills;
  • Be positive, motivated and enthusiastic;
  • Have excellent interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Have high expectations of attainment and behaviour;
  • Be highly organised and well-prepared;
  • Be committed to promoting children’s individuality.

What the school offers its staff

Calverley Parkside Primary School can offer:

  • Children with positive attitudes to learning;
  • A friendly team of staff and parents;
  • An experienced and talented team of teachers and support staff;
  • A thriving and aspirational school;
  • A commitment to personal and professional development.

At Calverley Parkside, we have a set of professional values which all staff are expected to follow and promote. These contribute significantly to the professional culture within Calverley Parkside:

  • Everyone a Learner – Every adult behaves as a learner and takes responsibility for their own professional learning and development.
  • Collective Responsibility – Every adult takes responsibility for the progress of every pupil and for looking after themselves and each other.
  • Continual Improvement – All staff embrace the philosophy of continual improvement, in themselves, their colleagues and the school as a whole.
  • High Expectations – Our high expectations are reflected in everything we do.

We have allocated slots for applicants to visit school. Please contact the school office on 0113 2570884 or office@cps.owlcotesmat.org to book a visit. Visits to school can be scheduled on:

  • Wednesday 24th May 2023 at 9.30am.
  • Thursday 25th May at 4.30pm.

This post will suit candidates who are highly motivated and have the best outcomes for children at heart. The successful candidate will be joining a like-minded and friendly school team. As part of the Owlcotes Multi-Academy Trust, we have access to a network of Lead Practitioners who are equipped to support the successful candidate in developing their career.

Further details about the role

Successful applicants will undergo an enhanced DBS check prior to employment and will abide by Owlcotes Multi-Academy Trust’s policies and procedures and Calverley Parkside Primary School’s safeguarding and child protection policies.

The deadline for applications for this role is Monday 5th June 2023 at 12pm. Interviews will take place on Wednesday 14th June 2023.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please see the job description and application form attached to this advert. Please submit completed application forms to recruitment@owlcotesmat.org or return completed application forms directly to the school office.

Commitment to safeguarding

Calverley Parkside is committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of all children and expects our staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to suitable references and the appropriate checks.

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About Calverley Parkside Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
245 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
0113 2570884

Calverley Parkside Primary School is an inclusive one-form primary school, with a nursery, in the Calverley area of Leeds. We are an Ofsted ‘Good’ school as of February 2023.

At Calverley Parkside Primary, our pupils are confident and caring individuals who are proud of their own uniqueness and successes. Our pupils demonstrate independence and effective team-working skills and understand the importance of being a positive role model and taking ownership of their own learning journey.

Calverley Parkside has an engaging, ambitious and inclusive curriculum which results in happy learners who achieve their potential in all areas, children being prepared for modern-day life, a lifelong love of learning and a positive mindset.

The school is at the heart of the community. We celebrate and share our successes and are fully involved in local events, with our children understanding how they can positively contribute to where they live and those who live there.

Calverley Parkside Primary is a fast growing and ambitious school, with a strong team of like-minded and motivated school staff and leaders. Part of Owlcotes Multi-Academy Trust since November 2018, the school has benefitted from the support of Owlcotes, namely through working collaboratively with a network of teachers and leaders to share best practice and create an enriched curriculum.

Arranging a visit to Calverley Parkside Primary School

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

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