Job Ref No. ECC2075-55S Position Type: Teacher Pay Range: Teachers Pay range
Position Start Date: 19/04/2022 Contract Type: Full-time/Part-time Contract Term: Fixed
Application Close: 18/01/2022 Midnight Date of Interviews: Wednesday 26th January 2022 Shortlisting Starts:  19/01/2022

Job Description

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Applications Close:Midnight 18th January 2022

Position Start Date:19th April 2022 (after Easter holidays)

Position Type:FullTime/Part TimeKS2 ClassTeacherMaternity Cover

Employment Type:Fixed term (up to 1 year)

Date of Interview:Wednesday 26th January 2022

Full time and part time teachers are welcome to apply

We have the opportunity for a teacher to join our schoolfrom 19th April 2022 to cover maternity leave in our school. This post may be full time or part time, in negotiation with the school.Please indicate on your application form if you are interested in a full time or part time post.

We are looking for a maternity cover teacher to work at Friar's Grove who is…

Positive, warm and friendly, with both children and their colleagues. They enjoy working collaboratively on a range of exciting projects and to meet the individual needs of all children, ensuring all reach their full potential. They understand that children's outward behaviour is due to an underlying need and strive to meet these needs, underpinning behaviour approaches on positive relationships and mutual respect. The children's behaviour for learning has been regularly praised.

They are open to new ideas based on research and are willing to reflect on their own practice and develop their approaches to teaching and learning. They take an active role in curriculum development and personalising the learning for the children of Friar's Grove.

We work at Friar's Grove because…

We enjoy working in a friendly, committed team where work/life balance and wellbeing is a priority. Being an inclusive school means that every day is different and we enjoy celebrating academic success, positive behaviour and those breakthrough moments for individuals. Everyone is valued and supported in their role and we welcome new ideas and approaches. We benefit from a supportive school community and it is a pleasure to see children arrive in school every day with smiles on their faces.

Friar's Grove Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children in our care and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to pre-employment checks including an enhancedDBS check&tworeferences.

Candidates considering making an application arestronglyencouragedto telephone the school to arrange a visit to the school (if Covid19 guidance allows) and / or discuss the post with a member of the senior leadership team.

The format of the interview day will be communicated to successful candidates and will be dependent on Covid19 guidance.

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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Sandy Crouch or Jo Claydon
Upland Drive, Colchester
Essex, CO4 0PZ
Telephone: 01206 843683

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