Class Teacher, Derby

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St Joseph's Catholic Voluntary AcademyDerby

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Start date: 1stSeptember 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Class Teacher

Grade/SCP: MPS

Contract: Permanent

Hours: Full Time 

Location: St Joseph’s Catholic Voluntary Academy, Derby

Start Date: 1stSeptember 2019

St Joseph’s Catholic Voluntary Academy, part of the St Ralph Sherwin Catholic Multi-Academy Trust, are seeking to appoint an exceptionally talented and inspirational Primary Teacher to join our school from September 2019. 

‘Pupils are very happy in school, saying that they feel safe and cared for. Their attitudes to learning in lessons are consistently outstanding. They persevere, try their best and seek to constantly meet the high standards expected of them. ‘ Ofsted Inspection May 2016

Do you have a passion for learning?

Do you have the knowledge and skills to support and nurture children?

Are you looking for incredible professional development opportunities?

St. Joseph’s is a family based primary school at the heart of a supportive and caring community.

The Governors wish to appoint a motivated and enthusiastic teacher to join our Key Stage Two team. This would be an ideal opportunity for a teacher wanting to flourish professionally in a Talk for Writing training school.

Applications from NQTs and experienced teachers are welcome.  Full support for NQTs will be given, if appropriate, for this period.

The ideal candidate will also be enthusiastic, conscientious and caring. You must have a professional approach to work, joining our committed staff at our well-established and active school. The successful candidate will help support our inclusive vision. As well as being able to uphold the ethos and values of a Catholic school so to be able to inspire children to reach their full potential. 

Interested candidates must ensure that their passion for education and making a difference to young people shines through at every stage.

Visits to the school are welcome and encouraged. To look around the school appointments can be made by contacting the school directly on 01332 361660 or by email to

How to apply

For more information and application pack visit or email

Closing date:   Tuesday 21st May 2019

Shortlisting Wednesday 22nd May 2019

Interviews:   Friday 24th May 2019

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. 

More about St Joseph's Catholic Voluntary Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 5 - 11 years
Address: Mill Hill Lane, Derby, Derbyshire, DE23 6SB, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1332 361660
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