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Class Teacher, Full time, Maternity Cover

Post Title (Subject): Class Teacher

Grade: Main Scale (NQTS welcome)

Allowances: No management allowance / Not applicable

Hours Contract: Full Time, Temporary Maternity Cover

Closing Date: Saturday 21st May 2022

Lesson observations and interviews:  week beginning 23rd May 2022.

Start Date: 1st September 2022

Are you up for an amazing challenge?  We are looking for a highly motivated and excellent teacher to play a significant part in the next journey for the school.

The Governing Body are looking for an inspiring teacher to cover Maternity Leave for one term from September. The successful candidates will want to truly understand the needs of their class and then design a curriculum that really meets these needs, using out of the box, creative delivery grounded in rigorous systems of learning to ensure every child exceeds expectation.

As a highly effective, self-reflecting practitioner, you will be able to:

  • Be a role model to children through being highly achieving and inspiring in all that you do,
  • Promote the highest standards of teaching and learning through minute by minute assessment for learning, and
  • Operate effectively within a team to ensure the whole school community succeeds by everyone succeeding.

The ideal candidates will have:

  • Excellent Numeracy or Literacy knowledge with a demonstrable ability to integrate them into an inspiring, needs-led curriculum
  • A passion for teaching
  • Many personal skills and talents to inspire children

You will be joining a friendly, supportive and hard-working team where teachers grow amazingly quickly to greater things.

Visits to the school are welcomed. Please contact the school office on 01453 832382 to arrange a time.

Please email completed application forms, with a supporting letter, to Jody O’Connor at, or post to the school address.  CVs will not be accepted.

Job Description: Class Teacher Job Description and Person Specification

Application form: GCC Application Form


Nailsworth CofE Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff, and volunteers, to share the same commitment.  All posts within the school are subject to enhanced DBS checks.