Reception Teacher - Maternity, Kirkby, Knowsley, Near Liverpool

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Northwood Community Primary SchoolKirkby, Knowsley, Near Liverpool

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Start date: July 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £22,917 - £38,633
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: No

Due to a baby boom, we are looking for an outstanding practitioner to join our EYFS team in the Reception class.

Northwood Community Primary is a unique school where 500 pupils are able to thrive and achieve their full potential within our mainstream and Designated Special Provision. Northwood is a successful school and an exciting place to grow as a teacher and a leader.  

We particularly welcome applications from experienced colleagues. 

We will offer you excellent CDP opportunities; training to deliver the Singapore Mastery Maths approach, Power of Reading, KAGAN Collaborative Learning Strategies and we are also a Centre of Excellence for Financial Education. We promote a coaching culture and our curriculum is thematic-based, IT-based & character-based. More information about our unique opportunities can be found here

If you are an inspirational teacher, committed to raising standards and building rapport with pupils, staff and families, we would love to hear from you.

You must be:

An inspirational teacher who will complement our strong team ethos in our drive to raise standards

Committed to high expectations of pupils in terms of learning and behaviour


This is a maternity cover position, to commence in Summer 2. The application form and all information about the post are held on the school website

Please email all completed application forms & a covering letter to

Stephen Johnson (Business Manager) at 

Northwood Community Primary School is committed to safeguarding, to promoting the welfare of children and adhering to Equality for All. The successful candidates will be required to undertake an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. To comply with the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996 all prospective employees will be required to supply evidence of eligibility to work in the UK.

Visits to the school are welcome: We are flexible, please contact us to arrange.

Closing date: Midday, 20th April 2018  

Shortlisting: 23rd April 2018

Observations: 27th April 2018  

Interviews: 30th April 2018 

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More about Northwood Community Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Roughwood Drive, Northwood, Kirkby, Merseyside, L33 8XD, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 151 4778630