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St James Church of England Primary and Nursery School – Okehampton

Pay Scale: TPS        
Term: Permanent

Are you an experienced Teacher looking for new challenges?

St James Church of England Primary and Nursery School will open in September 2018 with places in Reception. It will have a distinctive Christian character and will make the most of its’ Dartmoor setting by specialising in outdoor learning and education. You will need a good pair of wellies.

You’ll be working with, and be supported by, the Executive Head and Head of School to offer the best education and experiences for our first cohort of reception children.

This is a fantastic opportunity to use your primary experience to help shape a brand-new school.

You will be an experienced teacher with:

    • The skills to deliver the curriculum in a stimulating and interesting way.
    • Well developed behaviour management skills.
    • Experience of meeting a wide range of pupil needs including those with SEN.
    • A proven record of good classroom organisation and management.
    • The ability to develop good relationships with staff, children, parents and the wider community
    • An interest in, and enthusiasm for, opportunities for outdoor education and learning

The position is offered as a permanent post. St James Academy Trust is committed to equal opportunities and applications are encouraged from all sections of the community.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for successful candidates.

To apply, please download the application pack, complete and return the application form by 4pm on Friday 27 April 2018.

Closing date: 4pm, Friday 27 April 2018
Interview date: Tuesday 1 May 2018