Peripatetic Primary Class Teacher, Eastwood, Nottingham

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The Priory Catholic Voluntary AcademyEastwood, Nottingham

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Start date: January 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Main Pay Scale - Upper Pay Scale
Contract term: Permanent

Grade/SCP: Main Pay Scale - Upper Pay Scale

Contract: Permanent

Hours: Full Time

Location: Initially based at The Priory Catholic Voluntary Academy, Eastwood for two terms. 

Following this period, the role will be based at another of our locations dependent on the needs of the Trust within a 30-mile radius of the Trust office based in Chester Green, Derby.

Start Date: January 2019 

St Ralph Sherwin Catholic Multi-Academy Trust are seeking to appoint a flexible, enthusiastic Peripatetic Primary Class teacher, required on a permanent basis from January 2019.

Initially, the role will be based at the Priory Catholic Voluntary Academy which is anticipated to be until 31st August 2019 to provide cover for SLT improvement work. Following this period, the successful candidate will be located at a school within the Trust dependent on school needs and requirements. Due to the nature of the role, there will be travel required. 

About the St Ralph Sherwin Catholic Multi Academy Trust:

The St Ralph Sherwin Catholic Multi Academy Trust is a partnership of Catholic Voluntary Academies in the Diocese of Nottingham, consisting of 5 secondary and 20 Primary schools. 

Our Vision is ‘A Catholic family of schools providing service and witness to children, their families and the communities they serve. Stronger together, united in faith and working as one to enrich the learning experience of all our young people so they can fulfil their God-given potential.’

More information about our academies can be found at 

About The Priory Catholic Voluntary Academy (until 31st August 2019):

Do you want to work in a school that is passionate about teaching pupils with creativity through the wider curriculum? In a school that values educating the whole child within a body of happy and committed staff members? If so, then the Governors of this successful and popular school wish to appoint you as class teacher to join our forward thinking and growing team. 

The post is a Key Stage 2 position and is suitable for teachers looking to embrace the aims and ethos of our Catholic school.

We are looking for someone who:

• Aspires towards delivering outstanding provision who is committed to teaching and learning
 • Has high expectations of standards and a positive approach to behaviour management
 • Has good interpersonal skills and works effectively as part of a team
 • Is determined to make school-life a positive, rewarding and enjoyable experience.

The Priory Catholic Voluntary Academy can offer the successful candidate:

• A school with many outstanding features
 • A hard working, fun-loving and successful team
 • A supportive Governing Body
 • Opportunities for Continual Professional Development 

• Children who are joyful and motivated (our pupils are mature, sensible and behave outstandingly well).

Visits to the school are welcomed, please contact Miss Sophia Cottrell (School Secretary) by phone 01773 713731 or by email: to arrange a visit.

How to apply

For more information, an application pack and to apply please visit or email

Closing date:  Thursday 13th December 2018

Interviews:  Tuesday 18th December 2018

The St Ralph Sherwin Catholic Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to satisfactory references, an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check, medical check, evidence of qualifications plus verification of the right to work in the UK.

The Trust will endeavor to make any necessary reasonable adjustments to the job and the working environment to enable access to employment opportunities for disabled job applicants or continued employment for any employee who develops a disabling condition. 

You do not need to be a Catholic to work in our Trust. There are certain reserved positions, which require someone to be Catholic, i.e. CEO, Headteacher, Deputy Headteacher, Subject Leader/Head of RE and Lay Chaplain but other than that a respect for our ethos and a willingness to participate in what we do is all that is required. 


Job location

More about The Priory Catholic Voluntary Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Raglan Street, Hill Top, Eastwood, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG16 3GT, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1773 713731