Reception Class Teacher
  • Employer: Brighton & Hove City Council
  • Reference: orbis/TP/490/13272
  • Published: Fri 09/04/2021, 0:00 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 30/04/2021, 0:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: Full Time Teachers Hours (32.4 per week)
  • Salary: £25,714 - £41,604
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: BN1 8LU

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Reception Class Teacher

Job introduction

Carden is a friendly, welcoming mainstream two form entry Primary school with a Nursery. The school is very inclusive and has a strong, caring ethos which is enriched by pupils from a range of social and

cultural backgrounds. At Carden we also have two provisions for children with EHCPS, for children with Speech, Language and Communication needs from Reception to year 6.

We are looking to appoint an outstanding Reception Class Teacher to join our team.

Paid weeks per year: 52

Start date: 1st September 2021



About the role

The successful candidate will be a highly motivated, outstanding teacher with excellent classroom

management skills and high expectations for all children. They will be passionate about making learning fun, relevant, enjoyable and challenging. This is an exciting opportunity to join a fast-moving, forward thinking school.

We can offer:

  • A fantastic group of children who love to learn
  • A great team of leaders
  • A respectful and kind working environment with colleagues who are passionate and driven.
  • Comprehensive, ongoing staff training and development
  • A committed and supportive governing body

Closing date: Midday, Friday 30th April

Interview date: Friday 7th May

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

County Oak Avenue, Brighton, BN1 8LU, email:

School Office: (01273) 293677


Carden primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful applicant will be required to undergo a criminal record check via the DBS if they do not already poses the document.

We warmly welcome anyone wishing to visit the school prior to applying. If you would like to visit, please contact the school office via email or call. You can also find a wealth of information about our school on the school website. We look forward to hearing from you very soon!

Additional information

Your starting salary will be pro rata if the above position is less than 32.4 hours per week 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 Visas and Immigration (UKVI) Points-based Immigration System. Please see for more information on the Skilled Worker Visa.


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.

Brighton & Hove Schools - Taking Action for Equality

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 Schools do not accept CV or resume.

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