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Teacher (MPS)
  • Employer: Create Learning Trust
  • Reference: 0000/22/210529
  • Published: Mon 12/09/2022, 9:00 AM
  • Closing on: Mon 26/09/2022, 18:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 32.436 hours per week, 52.143 weeks per year
  • Salary: MPS depending on experience
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Little Leigh Primary School, Cheshire

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Teacher (MPS)

The children, parents, staff and governors of Little Leigh Primary School are seeking to appoint a KS1 teacher to join our team in November.  This is a temporary position to cover a period of maternity leave.

We are seeking to appoint an effective, enthusiastic and motivated classroom practitioner who has had experience of teaching in Year 1 or Key Stage 1. The successful candidate must have a good knowledge of the Key Stage 1 curriculum and be an ‘expert’ in the field of phonics.  They will need to be able to provide a creative learning environment and demonstrate strategies to actively engage and challenge all children.

We would like our applicants to:

  • be committed to providing the best educational opportunities for all children
  • demonstrate outstanding practice with high expectations of pupil attainment
  • have the ability to inspire and motivate children to achieve levels of excellence
  • have excellent interpersonal skills and be able to work as part of a team
  • be a highly organised and motivated individual
  • be an exceptional communicator who is committed to making a job share work positively and successfully.

We can offer a creative, inclusive school with happy children who want to learn and support from a superb team of energetic staff who work extremely hard.

Little Leigh Primary School places the highest priority on the safeguarding of children and all applicants will follow a stringent vetting and induction process. Any offer of employment will be subject to a DBS check and receipt of satisfactory references.

As well as completing the application form please submit a letter of application to outlining your experience of teaching a Year 1 or Key Stage 1 class and your suitability for the post.

Candidates are welcome to view the school.  Please contact the school to make an appointment.  Tel: 01270 360035 or

The closing date for applications is Monday 26th September at 6pm.

Observations and interviews will take place on Monday 3rd October 2022.

Safer Recruitment and Equality Statement:

Little Leigh 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. The successful candidate will be bound by the school’s safeguarding children processes, undertake safeguarding training as necessary and all appointments are subject to Enhanced Disclosure and Barred List checks from the DBS. Applicants for the post will be subject to stringent vetting and induction processes.