KS2 Teacher - Full-time

06 Oct 2017
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Pay: MPS

Start Date: Jan 2018

Our popular village school is looking for an enthusiastic and high performing class teacher to join our amazing staff team in KS2. The position is required, full time and permanent for an Upper Keystage 2 class and from January 2018. You must be a consistently Good teacher, have experience in KS2 and be a supportive team player. Above all, you must be keen to encourage our children to become an inspiration for others!

This is an exciting time for St Mark’s Primary School; the school has recently secured a Good judgement from Ofsted and a hard working and committed staff team has been established. By November we will be part of the Pilgrim Multi Academy Trust; an exciting new chapter for our school. This is an opportunity for an enthusiastic teacher to join us and help us to realise our plans for our school. In return, we offer a wonderful working atmosphere, great colleague support and inspiring surroundings. We are a growing school and can offer a number of career development and subject leadership opportunities that will only become more numerous as we become established in the Multi Academy Trust.

We are seeking to appoint someone who:

  • is committed to working as a team to ensure all pupils make good progress
  • can share our vision and help us move towards it
  • can demonstrate initiative and creativity
  • has an ability to communicate effectively

We offer:

  • a positive, nurturing and caring atmosphere
  • a culture of developing our staff
  • a strong school community
  • a Governing body who are highly supportive and committed
  • children who are friendly, happy and willing to learn
  • a creative and collaborative learning culture
  • an attractive and welcoming learning environment

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our children. Our school has a strong and clear safeguarding ethos. The post is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure Check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. If you wish to discuss the position before applying, please telephone the headteacher for an informal chat. Visits are actively encouraged. Please contact the school office on 01622 717337 to make arrangements. We aim to visit schools for class practice observations from the start date listed below.

Closing Date: 09/10/2017 at 22:00

Interviews: Week Beginning 16th October

Information about the school

St Mark's is a vibrant and friendly Church of England primary school situated in Eccles at the foot of the North Downs. We strongly believe that the Curriculum for our children is not just a list of objectives but is every experience they have in our school from the moment they cross the threshold in the morning. Our modern building currently has 5 classes. Set in attractive grounds, with solar roof panels, a large science and sensory garden, allotments, modern ICT facilities, our own minibus and a large sports court, the school is very well resourced. The Staff, governors and PTA work tirelessly to support the school-providing an essential link with our village community as well as the best possible learning experiences for all of our pupils.

Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.