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Job Ref No. ECC3212-11S Position Type: Teacher Pay Range: MPR
Position Start Date: 01/01/2021 Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 05/10/2020 Midday Date of Interviews: Week beginning 12th October  

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A rare opportunity has arisen at our friendly, village school! We have a full time vacancy for a highly motivated, enthusiastic and creative teacher who has a sense of fun! We are seeking to appoint a teacher who is passionate about quality first teaching and learning and has high expectations for achievement and attainment. A sense of humour is a must as is a positive, 'Can do' approach.

We can offer:

small classes
a strong Christian ethos embedded throughout the school
very well behaved, polite children who are keen to learn
a creative curriculum encouraging confidence and independence
a friendly, welcoming team of staff and governors
excellent links with the church, the Diocese and the local community
a beautiful, rural setting
Visits to the school are warmly welcomed andwill adhere to the current COVID-19 guidelines. Please contact the school office on 01371 850220 to make an appointment.

We are committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A Disclosure and Barring Service certificate will be required for all posts. This post will be subject to enhanced checks as part of our Prevent Duty.

Information about the School

Wethersfield is a small, Church of England (VC) primary school in a pretty, Essex village. It serves pupils who live in the village and neighbouring area including the MOD base at Wethersfield. The school has three classes: a mixed Foundation Stage, year 1 and 2, mixed year 3 and 4 and mixed year 5 and 6. There are currently 68 children on roll. The school works in the forward thinking, Braintree Town and Village Partnership

Last Ofsted Inspection - February 2018 GOOD. Last SIAMS inspection February 2016 - OUTSTANDING.

'The distinctiveness and effectiveness of the school as a Church school are outstanding. The school offers small classes with 14 children in the FS class for September 2016! Children's behaviour is excellent and they are keen to learn. The school is in a beautiful, rural part of Essex and has strong links with the church and local community. . Governors are extremely supportive and the staff are welcoming and friendly.'

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Contact Information

Caroline Shingleton
Silver Street
Wethersfield, Braintree
Essex, CM7 4BP
Telephone: 01371 850220

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