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Class Teacher

  • Employer: St Michael's Catholic Primary School (M)
  • Salary: MPS/UPS
  • Location: St Michael's Catholic Primary School
  • Contract: Contract
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 32.5 hours per week.
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Closing Date: 07/06/2024 at 23:59
  • Reference: SMCPS/24/280858

Join our dynamic team at St. Michael’s RC Primary School, where exciting opportunities wait for KS1/KS2 teachers to commence in September 2024. If you're an experienced educator or an ECT seeking a fulfilling role, look no further!

Maintaining our esteemed "Good" status as affirmed by our last Ofsted inspection, St. Michael’s is a place where pupils flourish, cherishing their school experience with immense pride. Our dedication to their support and engagement is evident, fostering a vibrant learning environment where relevance and enjoyment intersect seamlessly, as highlighted by Ofsted in November 2019.

At St. Michael's, we pride ourselves on offering a diverse and enriching curriculum, underscored by our attainment of prestigious accolades including Primary Science Quality Mark, Healthy Schools, School Games Mark, Green Travel Mark, Silver and Gold Arts Mark, Nourish the Workplace, Eco Schools Silver Award, Literacy Mark, Outstanding Catholic School CSI, Senior Mental Health Lead, ELSA, Lego and Drawing and Talking Therapy, 3 Trauma Informed Practitioners and the NAACE Mark. Moreover, our commitment to outdoor education is exemplified by our fully operational forest school, guided by a level 3 qualified Forest School practitioner dedicated to nurturing our children's learning amidst nature's embrace.

As a cohesive and compassionate team, we prioritise the well-being and development of our entire school community. Recognised with the Nourish the Workplace award for our unwavering support of staff and team members, we foster an environment where job satisfaction and personal growth are nurtured.

If you're eager to be a part of our vibrant and joyful community, we invite you to connect with our Business Manager, Kim Cleall-Harding, at 01634 832578 to schedule a visit or engage in an informal conversation with our Headteacher, Nicola Collins. Come experience the warmth of our school first hand – visits are warmly welcomed and encouraged.

Furthermore, we're thrilled to announce our recent recognition as an 'Outstanding' Catholic School during a recent Catholic School Inspection. At St. Michael’s, we remain steadfast in our commitment to prioritising well-being, job satisfaction, and professional progression for all members of our team. Join us on this exhilarating journey of growth and fulfilment!

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged.

We are looking for someone who can demonstrate:

  • Excellent classroom practice that demonstrates creativity and caring with the ability to make learning fun
  • High expectations and a commitment to providing the best possible education for all pupils
  • The ability to be flexible, dynamic, enjoy a challenge and be well organised.
  • Be driven and ambitious for the learners, both the children and staff alike, paying particular attention to one's CPD in a community where we are all learning.
  • Have the unswerving desire to support the values and aims of St. Michael's RC Primary School, the needs of its pupils and staff
  • The ability to work as part of a team and to inspire, support and lead others

We can offer:

  • A warm, mutually supportive and caring ethos with enthusiastic and skilled staff who are highly aspirational and committed to pupil welfare, progress and life-chances
  • A highly experienced and effective leadership team who can support excellent opportunities for CPD.
  • A positive and enthusiastic, well-resourced and attractive working atmosphere.
  • A creative and innovative environment that encourages a 'risk taking' and positive mindset culture
  • A happy school where children are eager to learn and where standards are high.
  • Coaching and guidance through a system of peer support in the classroom with planning, delivering teaching and analysis of impact, resulting in the sharing of ideas and practice in a non-judgmental atmosphere
  • High quality IT resources both inside and outside the classroom to aid teaching and support with planning and preparation, including an iPad and laptop
  • Opportunities for professional development through ongoing support, training, and access to relevant resources, facilitated by our experienced leadership team and outside agencies.

St Michael's RC Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All staff and volunteers are expected to share this commitment.

Appointment to this position will be subject to an enhanced Criminal Record Bureau Disclosure Check.

How to apply

Please apply online via the link provided.

Please note, we do not accept CV’s submitted without a fully completed online application form.

This vacancy is now closed