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Class Teacher - Northam Schools Federation (St. Margaret's C of E Junior School & St. George's C of E Infant & Nursery School)

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Work Location
Seaview Road, Northam, Devon  EX39 1EL
Pupils on Roll
Pupils on Roll
Occupational group
Teaching - Primary and Foundation Stage
Salary details
Job term
Fixed Term
Appointment type
Full Time
Closing Date
28 February 2019
Interview date
w/c 4 March 2019
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We require a talented and enthusiastic  teacher to join our friendly and successful Federation with effect from 11th March  2019 to cover maternity leave in Year 1. This is an exciting opportunity to join our team of teachers and support staff working in a cross curricular and creative manner at our Church of England  Schools. Applications from both newly qualified teachers and experienced practitioners welcome. 

You will be:
- Dynamic and highly motivated
- An excellent class teacher with the ability to motivate and engage all learners and create a positive learning environment
-  Able to build a strong rapport with children and have a clear understanding of how children learn.
- Well organised 
- Willing to support and develop the values, vision and Christian ethos of the school
- A good communicator, able to build positive relationships within our federation community
- An excellent practitioner with high expectations of achievement and behaviour
- Ready for an inspiring challenge

We can offer you:
- A welcoming federation with children who are happy and willing to learn
- Enthusiastic and talented staff and governors, who work well as a team and are committed to achieving the best for all of our pupils
- A friendly, professional team committed to enabling every child to reach his/her potential
- Structured professional development opportunities
- Schools which celebrates their Christian foundation and ethos, in a supportive and inclusive environment.
- An exciting chance to join two schools graded as ‘Good’ by Ofsted in 2015.
- The opportunity to work as part of the Northam Schools’ Federation, the Atlantic Coast Co-operative Trust (ACCT) and as part of a The Dartmoor Teaching School Alliance with scope for collaborative working and leadership development

You are very welcome to visit. If you would like to arrange a suitable time please contact the school office on 01237 473569.

Please contact the school at admin@st-margarets-junior.devon.sch.uk for an application pack.


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This role requires a DBS disclosure.

This role requires the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence and fluency in English.

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