KS1/2 Teacher Required

Mersea Island School, Colchester

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Job Ref No. ECC5271-90 Position Type: Teacher Pay Range: Teacher Main Payscale
Position Start Date: 01/09/2022 Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Fixed
Application Close: 03/06/2022 Midnight Date of Interviews: Wednesday 8th June 2022  

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Teacher required for KS1/2

September 2022 start

Fixed term with the possibility of permanent employment

ECT's welcome to apply

Mersea Island School is a large, friendly and well-respected primary school, which was graded as good by OFSTED in July 2016. It occupies a special position at the heart of a unique island community.

We are looking to appoint a passionate and dedicated teacher to join our friendly and committed staff.

The ideal candidate will have:

High expectations of pupils' achievements, attainment and behaviour.
An enthusiasm to embrace and enhance our creative curriculum.
Strong communication skills and the ability to contribute to the team.

A strong commitment to our core values: Community, Aspiration, Respect and Enjoyment

The school offers a full induction programme, continuing professional development and the opportunity to work within an established and supportive team.

The governors expect all staff and volunteers to share our commitment to safeguarding children. We follow safe recruitment practices and all appointments are subject to successful DBS checks.

Please contact Mrs T Wright (Headteacher) via office@merseaschool.org for more information.

For application details, please contact Miss Jay via e-mail office@merseaschool.org

Closing date: Friday 3rd June 2022

Interview date: Wednesday 8th June 2022

Information about the School

Mersea Island School currently has 397 pupils aged 2-11, this includes a nursery with capacity for up to 48 children. It is the only school on the island, serving a closely knit community. The school is located on Mersea Island, off the coast of Essex and close to Colchester. The area surrounding the school in the town of West Mersea is semi-rural. The island is famous for its oyster cultivation and traditional fishing boats, and has a history of sailing. Pupils derive from a very mixed social background, and many of the pupils have parents and grandparents who attended the school.

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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Information about the school

Contact Information

Tania Wright
Barfield Road
West Mersea, Colchester
Essex, CO5 8QX
Telephone: 01206 382736
Email: office@merseaschool.org

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