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KS1 Teacher

Posted on 21 June 2019

  • LocationPlumpton School (Skylark Federation)
  • Salary£23,720 - £39,406
  • ContractFixed Term
  • Closing DateApply by 3 July 2019

Job Summary
Job reference orbis/TP/490/2717
Positions available 1
Working hours 32.4
Closing date 3 July 2019
Job category Teaching & Leadership
Organisation Brighton & Hove City Council
Directorate BHCC: External

Job introduction

Grade: TMS/UPS

Hours per week: 32.4

Paid weeks per year: 52

Start date: September 2019

Fixed term: until 31 August 2020

Closing date: 3 July (midday)

Interview date: 5 July 

Completed application forms accepted by email/post direct to the school address:

Southdowns, Plumpton Green, East Sussex, BN7 3EB                         

For further information contact the school office on 01273 890338


About the role

Key Stage 1 Teacher

The Skylark Federation are looking for an exciting, energetic and fun practitioner to join our experienced team at Plumpton Primary School. The Federation will offer many opportunities for collaborative work, support with planning and assessment and help develop innovative practice and professional development. Are you ready for the challenge?

We are looking for an outstanding classroom practitioner to join our friendly and ambitious team teaching one of our Key Stage One Classes.

You will need to have a commitment to high standards and achievement and be able to inspire excellence as well as being able to have fun. Are you the person we are looking for?  The school is ideally situated near the train station.

This is a fixed term position commencing September 2019.

The successful candidate will:

* demonstrate a track record of outstanding teaching across all areas of the curriculum;

* be an exemplar of good practice and have knowledge of a range of teaching strategies  and  innovative approaches to raise attainment;

* support a culture that enables personalised learning to be effective.

The school will offer:

* the chance to be part of a Federation which supports career-enhancing

   opportunities ;

* pupils who behave well and show excellent attitudes to both their learning and

   relationships with others;

* a welcoming, friendly and supportive staff team;

* personalised professional development;

* a rewarding and happy place to be;

We would encourage you to meet our Executive Head Teacher and plan a visit to our school. Please telephone the school to request an application pack and make an appointment.

Closing date: Wednesday 3rd July 2019@ 12:00pm (noon)

Proposed interview date: Friday 5th July 2019

Application forms and further details are available by Email:

Tel: +44 1273 890338

Additional information

Your starting salary will be pro rata if the above position is part-time or term-time only.

Work Permits: we may be able to obtain a Work Permit for this post but this is subject to meeting the requirements of the UK Border Agency's Points-based Immigration System.

From 6 April 2011 the Home Office has placed a permanent restriction on the number of migrant workers that all Tier 2 (General) Sponsors can recruit. Due to the restrictions we cannot guarantee that individuals that meet the requirements of the Points-based Immigration System will be issued with clearance to obtain work permits.

Company information

Please note that this post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, and is subject to a Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) Check.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Brighton & Hove City Council is advertising on behalf of the school and are not the employer in this case.


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