Class Teacher, Bath and North East Somerset

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Westfield Primary SchoolBath and North East Somerset

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Start date: 01/09/2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPRI (£23,720 - M6 (£35,008)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Westfield Primary School requires an additional, motivated and effective class teacher to join our friendly and welcoming team from 1st September 2019. The ability to teach across the primary age range is essential, but please make it clear on your application your preferred Key Stage.  The contract will take effect from September 2019.

The post is permanent, starting on the 1st September 2019. 

In our last Ofsted (April 2015) Westfield was judged as a good school.

‘The head teacher and other leaders in school, including governors, have worked together effectively to address the areas for improvement from the previous inspection. They identified what needed to change and have taken action to improve achievement and the quality of teaching, particularly in mathematics and phonics. They are ambitious for the ongoing success of the school.’ Ofsted 2015

Pupils are proud of their school and they look after it with care. The behaviour of pupils around the school is good; pupils are sensible, polite and respectful both towards each other and towards all adults. During lessons, they concentrate well and try hard. 

Westfield Primary School offer:

• Friendly children who are keen to share their learning

• Well- equipped classrooms with interactive whiteboards

• A skilled and supportive team

• Commitment to development of the whole child.

Can you offer?

• High expectations for children’s learning

• Commitment to teamwork

• Good organisational skills

• Ability to accelerate progress of children in their care

• High standards of care for children and all members of the school community

• Willingness to participate in the wide range of extra- curricular clubs in school

• A great sense of humour!

We welcome applications from teachers who would like to join our friendly and supportive team to continue to raise standards and inspire learners by providing quality learning experiences for our children. The successful candidates will build on our many strengths and achievements to ensure we are at the forefront of primary practice.

Westfield Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check.

We welcome applications from NQTs as well as applications from more experienced practitioners. 

Visits are warmly welcomed and actively encouraged. Please telephone or email us if you would like to come and look around the school.

To apply

Please read carefully through all the documents attached to this advert, then complete the attached application form and return to the school by post, email or by hand before the closing date of 12 o'clock midday Monday 20th May 2019 . NB If emailing, it is best to check with the school office that the attachment has been received.

More about Westfield Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Address: Longfellow Road, Radstock, Bath, Avon, BA3 3XX, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1761 413662