Class Teacher – Maternity Cover, Wiltshire

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Bratton Primary SchoolWiltshire

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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS 1 to 3 – NQTs welcome to apply
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Bratton Primary School is a village school, set in spacious grounds in the heart of Bratton, near Westbury. You will be joining a growing village school, which received an Ofsted Good judgement in May 2017 and which sits at the heart of a supportive community. 

The Governors are looking to appoint an outstanding, dynamic and ambitious teacher committed to moving the school from Good to Outstanding. The advertised maternity cover post is for a full time class teacher, with year group to be determined from the candidates’ strengths. 

We are committed to reflective, open education, doing so with integrity, focussing on ensuring that all members of our school community are aware of the endless possibilities they have to grow and develop, both within our school and beyond. Children at Bratton Primary will leave us being confident, curious and considerate individuals who are socially and academically equipped to meet the challenges of the modern world and it is our job to ensure they all aspire to the highest levels of personal achievement and development. 

The successful candidates will be:

• Inspiring and motivated teachers.

• Committed to excellence in all they do, fostering high expectations of all pupils, including vulnerable groups.

• Committed to on-going professional development.

• Highly effective practitioners in terms of planning, lesson delivery and assessment for learning.

• Skilled in the delivery of the National Curriculum and engaged with innovative assessment protocols to secure maximum learning impact.

• Be able to develop positive relationships with pupils, staff and parents and exhibit excellent interpersonal skills.

• Willing and able to support / lead a subject area and raise standards across the school.

• Rigorous in ensuring pupils make the required progress in order to reach age related expectations.

We can offer you an engaged, determined leadership group, supportive staff and Governors and motivated, enthused children. Visits to see the school at work are welcome and encouraged.

Application Form and Full Job Description available from the school website -

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More about Bratton Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 5 - 11 years
Address: Carpenter's Lane, Bratton, Westbury, Wiltshire, BA13 4RL, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1380 830511