Class Teacher, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

Closing date:Expiring tomorrow

Kings Hedges PrimaryCambridge, Cambridgeshire

Date posted:
Start date: 01/09/2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: All scales considered
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Kings Hedges Educational Federation

Northfield Avenue 

Cambridge CB4 2HU 

Tel: 01223 518330    Fax: 01223 506014 


Head Teacher: Miss S Merritt  

Excellence Achieved Through Care, Creativity and Challenge  

From: September 2019

We need: A fixed term full time class teacher

Are you ready to join a highly motivated and skilled team? Do you want to feel excited and motivated coming into a vibrant working environment? Do you want to continue to develop new approaches to teaching and learning in a passionate and risk taking school? If so, we are the right school for you!

We are looking for teachers who are

• dynamic, energetic, well organised and dedicated

• passionate about teaching and learning, with a clear vision and drive for improvement

• able to teach ‘good’ or ‘outstanding’ lessons which motivate and engage

• interested in developing theory and research and participate in new ideas and initiatives

• creative risk takers who have a creative approach to teaching and learning

• positive with a ‘can-do’ attitude

• open to new opportunities 

• ambitious

• have high expectations and who can engage and motivate a love of learning

We can offer

• wide ranging professional development and career opportunities

• well supported induction for both NQTs and teachers new to the school 

• mentoring from outstanding colleagues and the opportunities to work alongside outstanding practitioners

• innovative practice which ‘breaks the rules’ from conformity

• developing a deeper passion for learning

• a supportive and hands on Senior Management Team

• welcoming and sociable colleagues

Please come and visit us, it is the only way to truly realise how special we are. We received an overall ‘Good’ rating from our recent Ofsted in January 2019.

Applications from teachers at any stage in their career are welcome including NQTs. All salary scales considered.

Please contact Mrs Miller, Tel 01223 518330 or e-mail:

to arrange a visit and for the application pack or you can download the application pack from our website:

Kings Hedges Education Federation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children in our care. 

All staff and volunteers are expected to share this commitment.

Before you proceed with your intention to apply for a position or to support us please take full consideration of the following points.

• All successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. You are required to disclose all previous criminal convictions and cautions on your application. Please contact the Head teacher to discuss further if you wish.

• You will be provided with an induction process and you are expected to engage with this monitored process.

• We will assess your knowledge of safeguarding by asking specific questions about this area of our role during the interview process and your answer to this question will form part of our decision-making process.

• Our safeguarding policies and procedures will be explained during your induction and on a regular basis;

• Safeguarding is everyone’s responsibility.

• Kings Hedges complies with all guidance on Childcare Disqualification and we will seek further advice from appropriate bodies when necessary.

• Application forms must be completed in full. Please pay particular attention to your work history and inform us of any gaps in employment. 

• Please ensure you state full details of your qualifications

• References may be taken up prior to interviews and any discrepancies will be addressed during the interview process.

Closing date – Thursday 18th July  2019 9:00am      

Interview date TBC

More about Kings Hedges Primary
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Northfield Avenue, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB4 2HU, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1223 518330