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Key Stage 2 Class Teacher

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Asterdale Primary School , Spondon
Salary details
MPS/UPS £30,000 - £41,333 / £43,266 - £46,525 per annum
Job term
Full Time
Appointment type
Permanent from 29 April 2024 or September 2024
Closing Date
08 March 2024


Asterdale Primary School wish to appoint an excellent teacher who is passionate about teaching and meeting the needs of all learners.  They must have a good depth of knowledge of the primary curriculum, have excellent skills in using technology and be creative in their approach to teaching and must be able to lead a curriculum area.   We are a forward-looking school, always striving to improve and we feel this is an ideal opportunity for an outstanding, enthusiastic, engaging teacher to bring fresh ideas and truly complement our team.

In addition, we are looking for someone who is: 

  • Passonate about improvement
  • Child-centred
  • A life-long learner
  • Willing to adopt the wider school ethos and participate in whole school events
  • Knowledgeable and conversant with the latest technology that can enhance teaching and learning
  • Flexible 

We can offer 

  • A dedicated and hardworking staff team
  • Friendly children with a positive attitude towards learning
  • Personalised professional development 

If, like us you are highly motivated, creative and passionate about teaching in the 21st century, we would love to hear from you and welcome you to our school team.  

We are keen to give candidates a chance to visit our school and warmly invite you to contact the school office on 01332 662323 to discuss possible arrangements or the role. 

Asterdale Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Please refer to our Child Protection and Safeguarding policy on our website using the following link: Asterdale Primary School - Policies

As this post is regulated activity, successful appointments are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring

Service check and relevant recruitment checks that comply with guidance in the most recent version of Keeping Children Safe in Education document: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/keeping-childrensafe-in-education--2                                                                            

We are committed to equality of opportunity in employment and services. Asterdale Primary School is part of the Odyssey Collaborative Trust, a group of seven primary schools within the City of Derby. 

An application pack is attached to this advert. Please return the completed application form and a covering letter to the school via email to d.evans@asterdale.odysseyct.org.uk  or send in to the address above. 

Please ensure your completed application is returned no later than 12 noon on the Closing Date.

Due to this post having access to children and/or vulnerable adults, the successful candidate will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check. The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post, as all cases are judged individually according to the nature of the role and information provided. Click here to see our policy on criminal background checks.

Please be aware that Derbyshire County Council is placing this advert on behalf of this organisation and you should refer directly to its website for details of the terms and conditions attached to this post. Any queries regarding this advert or the recruitment process should be made directly to the organisation.