Job Title:  Class Teacher

Position type:  Fixed Term for 1 year or Permanent

Contract type:  Full time

Salary:  MPS

Required for:  1st September 2019

Closing date:  Midday, Friday 26th April 2019

Interview date:  W/C 6th May 2019

We warmly welcome enquiries about this position to Linda Kellaway, School Administrator on 01460 220565. There will be a chance to visit the school on 23rd April or 25th April 2019.

Tatworth Primary School is looking to appoint a teacher to join our school in September 2019.  The year group will be decided based on the successful applicant’s strengths.  They will be expected to teach pupils, ensuring the highest possible standards of pupil achievement and progress, personal development and well-being.

We can offer:

  • Excellent career opportunities, working within a vibrant and successful school
  • Enthusiastic children who have a keen focus on learning behaviours
  • A supportive working culture that focuses on high expectations for all children.

Tatworth Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.

Please note this post is subject to an enhanced disclosure and barring service check (DBS).

The school is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Any offer of employment will also be subject to satisfactory references being received in addition to documentation and qualifications being checked.

Applicants should apply by using the documents below.  CVs will not be accepted.   Please include a supporting document (no more than 2 A4 sheets) explaining why you feel you are able to do the job based on your skills and experience with your application form and return by the closing date: midday, Friday 26th April 2019 to:

Job Description
Person Specification
Application Form
Pre-employment Questionnaire

Board of Directors
If you are interested in joining the Board, on a voluntary basis, please contact the Clerk

You do not have to be a parent of a child at the school to become a governor as there are various categories of director.

If you are training to become a teacher and would like to visit for future reference, or indeed to discuss the possibility of work experience, please contact the school office.

We are very fortunate to have a team of volunteers who come into school on a regular basis to help some children with their reading. If you would like to volunteer, do let us know.