Class Teacher, Somerset

Closing date:

Tatworth Primary SchoolSomerset
Date posted:
Start date: 6 January 2020
Contract type: Full Time / Part Time
Salary: Main Pay Scale
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Full time or 0.8

Our Vision:

The Governing Body wish to appoint an excellent teacher to reflect the school’s vision of high quality provision.  The post is flexible according to the interests and experiences of the teacher we appoint therefore, expertise can be in teaching either EYFS or KS1.

We can offer you:

  • The opportunity to be part of a Good school (Ofsted 2018) with a great team of colleagues
  • Enthusiastic children who have a keen focus on learning behaviours
  • The support of the Foundation and KS1 staff already at school
  • A creative environment that supports and enhances our vision and inclusive ethos
  • An attractive and well-resourced school in the heart of a rural village in Somerset

The Governing Body of Tatworth Primary School would like to appoint someone who:

  • Is an excellent Foundation Stage or Key Stage 1 classroom practitioner with high expectations of achievement and behaviour
  • Believes in a balance of child-initiated and adult-initiated activities and guided play
  • Has a good knowledge of the curriculum and how children learn
  • Is committed to ensuring the best possible outcomes for all children
  • Is able to communicate well with colleagues, parents and pupils
  • Has excellent organisational and interpersonal skills

We warmly welcome visits to our school.  To make an appointment please contact Linda Kellaway on 01460 220565

Application packs and further information packs can be downloaded from the school website or by contacting the School Office at Please note CVs will not be accepted without an application form.

Tatworth Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  All post holders are subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Disclosure (DBS).

Closing date: 3 pm Thursday 17th October 2019 Interviews: Tuesday 22nd October 2019

More about Tatworth Primary School
Address: School Lane, Tatworth, Chard, Somerset, TA20 2RX, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1460 220565