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Job details
Employer Shenley Primary School
Location Hertfordshire
Salary range: between £23,313 and £33,909 Pay details: Main Scale: Range 1-6
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts as soon as possible or 18 April 2017

Are you a KS1 teacher with energy and ambition ready to join a ‘Good’ school as soon as possible or by April 2017?

You will become part of a supportive team in which new ideas and creative thinking are welcomed. Experienced teachers and NQTs equally welcomed to apply and encouraged to come and view our lovely school.

If you can…

  • provide exciting and purposeful learning experiences
  • enable pupils to make rapid progress
  • be creative
  • work collaboratively as part of a supportive team
  • make a positive contribution to the wider life and ethos of the school

….then Shenley will help you shine and we would very much like to hear from you. We can offer you:

  • A Wellbeing Environment
  • a friendly and supportive team
  • dedicated team planning time in a purpose-built PPA room
  • very well behaved, hard-working pupils
  • TA support in every class
  • fantastic outside facilities
  • excellent support and encouragement for professional development opportunities

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged. Please contact Sharon in the school office to book a tour.

Please apply online at or download an application form from the school website

Applications will be considered upon receipt and interviews may be arranged before the final closing date.

Final closing date: 12 noon, 15 December 2016
Tours of the school by arrangement
Interviews: 19th /20th /21st December 2016 or by arrangement at a mutually convenient time.

Shenley Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and the successful candidate is required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Services (DBS).

We are a friendly, supportive and successful school in a small semi-rural village. The school is well-respected by the village community and our classes are consistently oversubscribed. We have high expectations of behaviour and pupils' attitude to their learning is excellent. "The atmosphere around the school is highly positive, whether in lessons, moving around the corridors, in assembly or in the playground." Ofsted 2012. Shenley is a very well-resourced school. All classes are linked to our network with filtered internet access and all have either IWB or Clever Touch screens.

In addition we have a considerable number of laptop computers, iPads and iPods which use the latest wireless technology to link to the network. These provide an excellent portable resource. We have dedicated teaching spaces for music and cookery as well as beautiful grounds that provide a pond, weather station, wildlife trial, orchard, allotments, bug hotel, and Wildwood Den for outdoor learning opportunities. Children in KS2 learn Spanish as their modern foreign language, receive Emperi-box for their science learning and have specialist music teachers.

We are proud of the many achievements of Shenley School; the quality of teaching, the provision for the personal and social development of the children, the strong sense of community and above all, the academic, sporting and artistic success our children enjoy. Parents, carers and governors are actively involved in the life of the school and contribute much time and energy to help us enhance the environment; providing additional resources and quality learning experiences for the children.

Take pride in your learning and your learning will take pride in you

For more information and to apply online :

London Road
01923 855864

Locations and contacts

London Road
United Kingdom
+44 1923 855 942